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Just for the Summer - by Abby Jimenez

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Book Synopsis

A sharp and scintillating summer novel that will make readers laugh out loud and cry happy tears from the New York Times bestselling author of Yours Truly.

Justin has a curse, and thanks to a Reddit thread, it's now all over the internet. Every woman he dates goes on to find their soul mate the second they break up. When a woman slides into his DMs with the same problem, they come up with a plan: They'll date each other and break up. Their curses will cancel each other's out, and they'll both go on to find the love of their lives. It's a bonkers idea... and it just might work.

Emma hadn't planned that her next assignment as a traveling nurse would be in Minnesota, but she and her best friend agree that dating Justin is too good of an opportunity to pass up, especially when they get to rent an adorable cottage on a private island on Lake Minnetonka.

It's supposed to be a quick fling, just for the summer. But when Emma's toxic mother shows up and Justin has to assume guardianship of his three siblings, they're suddenly navigating a lot more than they expected--including catching real feelings for each other. What if this time Fate has actually brought the perfect pair together?

Review Quotes

"Abby Jimenez has proven time and time again to be one of our must-read writers."--Cosmopolitan

"Jimenez is a true talent."--Emily Henry, New York Times bestselling author of Beach Read

About the Author

Abby Jimenez is a Food Network winner, USA Today and New York Times best-selling author, and recipient of the 2022 Minnesota Book Award for her novel Life's Too Short. Abby founded Nadia Cakes out of her home kitchen back in 2007. The bakery has since gone on to win numerous Food Network competitions and has amassed an international following.

Abby loves a good romance, coffee, doglets, and not leaving the house.

Dimensions (Overall): 8.25 (H) x 5.5 (W) x 1.0 (D)
Suggested Age: 22 Years and Up
Number of Pages: 432
Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres
Sub-Genre: Romance
Publisher: Forever
Format: Paperback
Author: Abby Jimenez
Theme: Romantic Comedy
Language: English
Street Date: April 2, 2024
TCIN: 89821671
UPC: 9781538704431
Item Number (DPCI): 059-04-7387
Origin: Made in the USA
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Estimated ship dimensions: 1 inches length x 5.5 inches width x 8.25 inches height
Estimated ship weight: 1 pounds
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submitted by Amaj - 7 months ago
4.6 out of 5 stars with 27 reviews
100% would recommend
9 recommendations

Finished it in one day. Couldn't stop reading. Just get it.

5 out of 5 stars
Thumbs up graphic, would recommend
Mia - 3 days ago, Verified purchaser
I have four of Abby Jimenez books and this is my new favorite. I don’t want to overhype it too much, but I don’t think you will be disappointed. Hilarious, sweet, romantic, tragic childhood, therapy, healing and so so heartwarming and beautiful 🥹
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So good!!!

5 out of 5 stars
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GracieReadsYA - 15 days ago
I put off reading this for so long because I knew it would suck me in and I’d have to read it in a day and I wouldn’t be able to think about anything else until I finished it. I knew it would make me laugh and cry, break my heart and then mend it again. And I was so right. Abby Jimenez is an incredible storyteller with such a gift at writing characters. I absolutely LOVED Just For the Summer!! One of my favorite books of the year and possibly ever. Please please please read it for yourself! But read the rest of her books first so you can catch all of the crossovers and Easter eggs. 😉
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Couldnt stop reading

5 out of 5 stars
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Jordan - 22 days ago, Verified purchaser
My absolute favorite of Abby’s writing!
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Pretty good

4 out of 5 stars
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Sav - 29 days ago, Verified purchaser
Easy read, feel good story. Overall entertaining.
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Love Love Love this book!!

5 out of 5 stars
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Britt - 2 months ago, Verified purchaser
I grabbed this book to take to the beach, without knowing anything about it. I. Am. A. FAN!! Oh my gosh I loved this book!! I literally had laugh out loud moments! I can't wait to read more of her books! Had no idea it was even part of a series until I finished it. Sign of a great book!!
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Summer Read!!!

5 out of 5 stars
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SEH - 2 months ago, Verified purchaser
Just for the Summer by Abby Jimenez. This was not only chosen at random, but also a blind read. I knew the author looked familiar, but I couldn’t place her right off. Then I read her bio and realized it was from Food Network! This book was absolutely brilliant! I couldn’t put it down! I laughed. I cried. I read it out loud to my mom. I thoroughly enjoyed the writing style. I loved the attention to detail within the scenes and how easy it was to connect with the characters. Emma makes it easy to resonate with her character. Justin is the dream date we never get to have. Maddy is the friend we all under appreciate. I cannot wait to dive into another book by Abby. I also really can’t wait to go to Lake Minnetonka! #readmorebooks #justforthesummer #abbyjimenez
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No bonus chapter

4 out of 5 stars
Thumbs up graphic, would recommend
shortstack - 3 months ago, Verified purchaser
I loved this book, however, I purposely purchased from Target for the bonus chapter, but mine did not have it. Don’t buy online if you want the bonus.
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Great book!

5 out of 5 stars
Thumbs up graphic, would recommend
MadisonR - 3 months ago, Verified purchaser
Another great book!! And very quick shipping.
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Sooooo good!

5 out of 5 stars
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Nate - 3 months ago
Abby Jimenez is a masterclass in writing rom-coms. She writes gripping, funny romances that deal with difficult issues. The wonderful thing is that you know you are in good hands, Abby always acknowledges the medical experts she consults. Never have I ever wanted to move to Minnesota more, I craved it. I recommend starting with Part Of Your World, but it can totally be read as a standalone.
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