A sexy New Adult romance from the delightfully entertaining romantic comedy star, Lauren Layne.
Can a guy and a girl really be 'just friends'? Blurred Lines is the sexy take on this timeless question in the Love Unexpectedly series, from Lauren Layne, author of bestselling Sex, Love & Stiletto, Oxford and Wedding Belles romantic comedy series. Perfect for fans of Jessica Lemmon, Lauren Blakely and Emma Chase.
When Parker Blanton meets Ben Olsen during her freshman year of college, the connection is immediate - and platonic. Six years later, they're still best friends, sharing an apartment in Portland's trendy Northwest District as they happily settle into adult life. But when Parker's boyfriend dumps her out of the blue, she starts to wonder about Ben's no-strings-attached approach to dating. The trouble is, even with Ben as her wingman, Parker can't seem to get the hang of casual sex - until she tries it with him.
The arrangement works perfectly...at first. The sex is mind-blowing, and their friendship remains as solid as ever, without any of the usual messy romantic entanglements. But when Parker's ex decides he wants her back, Ben is shocked by a fierce stab of possessiveness. And when Ben starts seeing a girl from work, Parker finds herself plagued by unfamiliar jealousy. With their friendship on the rocks for the first time, Parker and Ben face an alarming truth: Maybe they can't go back. And maybe, deep down, they never want to.
Want more fun, fresh, flirty and very sexy rom-com? Check out the titles in the Oxford series, beginning with Irresistibly Yours, and don't miss the warm, witty and sexy Wedding Belles series.
Fun, sexy, and sharp as a spike heel
I absolutely adored this outstanding story
My kind of book, sexy and witty, and the banter between the characters is off the charts. You'll fall in love with their chemistry from page one
Lauren Layne is the queen of fun and sexy all rolled into one. She knows how to write smart and hilarious characters that I want to read over and over again
A raw, no-holds-barred portrayal of two best friends making the choice to become lovers... the best I've ever read! - The Romance Reviews
Fresh and fast-paced...a perfect escape/comfort read, and guaranteed to cheer a girl up when she's feeling down - Unquietly Me
Layne is one of the best authors writing today and I was reminded of that as I read this book. ... It was hot and sexy and sweet. I laughed and shrieked and cried, exactly what I want from a book - Obsessed with Romance
Lauren Layne is the New York Times and USA TODAY bestselling author of more than two dozen romantic comedies.
Her books have sold over a million copies, in eight languages. Lauren's work has been featured in Publishers Weekly, Glamour, The Wall Street Journal, and Inside Edition. She is based in New York City.
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