In this heartfelt new romance by USA Today bestselling author Helen Hoang, a woman struggling with burnout learns to embrace the unexpected—and the man she enlists to help her.
When violinist Anna Sun achieves career success by way of a viral YouTube video, she becomes incapacitated and burned out as a result of her attempts to recreate the moment. When Anna's longtime boyfriend announces that he wants an open relationship before making a final commitment, she is hurt and angry, but she decides that if he wants an open relationship, she wants one as well. She'll have a string of one-night stands, in other words. It's better if the men are as unacceptably as possible.
That's where tattooed, motorcycle-riding Quan Diep comes in. Their first one-night stand fails, as do their second and third, because being with Quan is more than sex—he accepts Anna on an unconditional level that she has only recently begun to comprehend. However, when tragedy strikes Anna's family, she takes on a role that she is ill-suited for, until the burden of expectation falls on her shoulders. Anna and Quan must fight for their chance at love, but they must also fight for their own survival.... Read More