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New Release Review! FOUR WEDDINGS TO FALL IN LOVE by Jacki Lau (Weddings with the Moks #1)

Max Mok has four weddings to attend this year… When I meet Kim Sung at a friend’s wedding, I don’t make the first move. God, no. But she’s delightful and gorgeous, and she asks me to dance. Later, we go to her hotel room and… Okay, I admit it doesn’t go well. She might be all about one-night stands, but I’m not used to having them. That should be the end of it. I can forget about her or, more likely, obsess about it whenever I can’t sleep. But then I see her at a second wedding. Apparently, she’s a…

It’s Jackie Lau’s Publishing Anniversary! GRUMPY FAKE BOYFRIEND is *free* and THE PROFESSOR NEXT DOOR is 99 cents!

Jackie Lau has been a self-published author for five years now! To celebrate, she’s made her first self-published book, GRUMPY FAKE BOYFRIEND, free for a limited time! (This one’s on my summer TBR for sure, along with the second book in the Kwan Sisters series, MR. HOTSHOT CEO!) THE PROFESSOR NEXT DOOR (you can read my review here, if you haven’t already) is the 3rd book in the Cider Bar Sisters series, and though they all work as standalones, I recommend reading them all–and right now you can pick this one up for just 99 cents! I’m a pretty simple…

New Release Review! NOT YOUR VALENTINE by Jackie Lau (A Kobo exclusive novella)

Helen Tsang is tired of the pitying looks. From her parents, her friends, and even the bubble tea shop guy, who recognized her from the video. Almost one year ago, some loser couldn’t mind their own damn business and filmed an unsuspecting Helen’s very public break-up during what was supposed to be a romantic Valentine’s Day dinner. A video of her ex-boyfriend saying, “It’s not me, it’s you. You’re holding me back” went viral. Desperate to give everyone something else to talk about and with Valentine’s Day approaching once again, she asks her long-time friend Taylor Li to be her…

New Release Review! STAND-UP GROOMSMAN by Jackie Lau (Donut Fall in Love #2)

A bridesmaid and groomsman put their differences aside to get their friends down the aisle in this opposites-attract steamy romantic comedy. They say to never meet your heroes, but when Vivian Liao’s roommate gets engaged to her favorite actor’s costar, she has no choice but to come face-to-face with Melvin Lee again. He’s just as funny and handsome as he is on-screen…but thinks she is a snob and a sellout. It’s none of his business how she chooses to live her life, no matter how charismatic he is. Mel is used to charming audiences as an actor and stand-up comedian…

On Sale! DONUT FALL IN LOVE by Jackie Lau is $1.99 for a short time!

I reviewed DONUT FALL IN LOVE here in case you missed it 🙂 A baker provides the sweetest escape for an actor in this charming romantic comedy. Actor Ryan Kwok is back in Toronto after the promotional tour for his latest film, a rom-com that is getting less-than-stellar reviews. After the sudden death of his mother and years of constant work, Ryan is taking some much-needed time off. But as he tries to be supportive to his family, he struggles with his loss and doesn’t know how to talk to his dad—who now trolls him on Twitter instead of meeting…

Pre-Release Review! HER UNEXPECTED ROOMMATE by Jackie Lau (Cider Bar Sisters #5)

The final Cider Bar Sisters book will be out tomorrow! When electrical engineer and depressed plushie enthusiast Rose Pang decides to go out alone one evening, she certainly doesn’t expect to meet easygoing landscaper Cal. They spend an enjoyable night together, and the next day, romance is on her mind. Cal promises to text…but he never does. Hurt, Rose tries her best to forget about him. But several months later, in a terrible twist of fate, Rose discovers that her new roommate, Caleb Dempsey, is actually her former one-night stand. He claims he lost her number when his phone got…

New Release Review! THE UNMATCHMAKERS by Jackie Lau (Kobo exclusive)

From the author of DONUT FALL IN LOVE comes a perfect summer love story set in the forested paradise of Canadian cottage country that asks the question: can love beat the odds when the odds are two mothers dead-set against it? —————- You’d think my mother would be trying to set me up with architect Neil Choy, the unmarried son of her best friend. But you’d be wrong. My single mother has always been fiercely independent. Since I was a small child, she’s always told me not to believe in fairy tales and that I don’t need a man. So…

New Release Review! HER FAVORITE REBOUND by Jackie Lau (Cider Bar Sisters #4)

She’s got a billionaire boyfriend, but life is far from perfect… Thirty-four and divorced, Sierra Wu is a constant disappointment to her family. They approved of her former career as an engineer but were horrified when she quit to run a small greeting card store. So, the last thing she expected in her not-so-spectacular life was being swept off her feet by Colton Sanders. Yes, that Colton Sanders, the billionaire. They’ve been together for a year, and despite his reputation with women, it’s going well. There’s only one tiny problem: Jake Tong. A former friend and employee of Colton, the…

New Release Review! DONUT FALL IN LOVE by Jackie Lau

A baker provides the sweetest escape for an actor in this charming romantic comedy. Actor Ryan Kwok is back in Toronto after the promotional tour for his latest film, a rom-com that is getting less-than-stellar reviews. After the sudden death of his mother and years of constant work, Ryan is taking some much-needed time off. But as he tries to be supportive to his family, he struggles with his loss and doesn’t know how to talk to his dad—who now trolls him on Twitter instead of meeting him for dim sum. Innovative baker Lindsay McLeod meets Ryan when he knocks…

New Release Review! BIDDING FOR THE BACHELOR by Jackie Lau (Fong Brothers #2)

Meet Cedric Fong in this m/m romance… I don’t need a date. I need to focus on finding a new apartment and finally writing another novel. But as the last single Fong brother, I’m expected to participate in a bachelor auction to benefit my family’s charity. When there’s a frenzied bidding war, Brian Poon, my younger brother’s ex-best friend, puts an end to the chaos by bidding an eyewatering amount for a Valentine’s date with me. Brian used to be a notorious partier, but his life isn’t as wild now that his father has cut him off. We have a…