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Another Shot at Love (What's Love??? #1)

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***** THIS BOOK CAN BE READ AS A STANDALONE****

Another Shot At Love... a What's Love??? novel

Imogen Gorecki needs a date to her sister’s engagement party—especially since her cheating ex-boyfriend is on the guest list. But finding Mr. Perfect in a time crunch is proving impossible.

Just when she’s about to give up, she face-plants into the crotch of the
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Kindle Edition, 362 pages
Published November 30th 2014 by River Mist Media (first published October 20th 2013)
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Rachel Regina
Mar 12, 2015 Rachel Regina rated it really liked it
Overall rating: 4 "Alien" stars!

Triggers:
Cheating: (view spoiler)
Love triangle: (view spoiler)
Sex with om/ow: (view spoiler)

HEA: (view spoiler)
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Stacy
Sep 17, 2013 Stacy rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
I received this book as an ARC for an honest review and I won't spoil anything. I LOVED IT!!!! It was fun, sweet and as Niecey put it some steamy rip your clothes of moments. Imogen "Gen" Gorecki has some major problems like an ex scumb bag boyfriend, a crazy bridezilla twin and a hormonal pregnant sister. That's enough to drive anyone crazy. After what she went through with her ex who would want to try to love again. Then Matt Sesnick comes in to her life in a most embarrassing way (face plant ...more
ChuCha
Oct 27, 2013 ChuCha rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
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Review Originally Posted at: Book Freak

Rating:4.5 Stars Stars

Imogen Gorecki had just come off from a bad relationship. She caught her boyfriend intertwined in a porn-worthy position with a Barbie bombshell that will forever leave a trauma in her brain. She left her boyfriend, the apartment they shared and her job. Months later, she wasn’t yet ready to date which alarmed everyone around her. Her pregnant and terrible-at-matchmaking sister threw her blind dates like there was no tomorrow, and to t
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Kimber Wheaton
Dec 20, 2013 Kimber Wheaton rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
I received this book from the author in exchange for an honest review.

Another Shot at Love is a laugh out loud romantic comedy, so I advise taking your surroundings into consideration before you start reading, unless you enjoy making a spectacle of yourself. By the end of the book when Gen finally makes it to the engagement party, I was laughing so hard I could barely read. From the way Gen meets Matt to the riotous engagement party, there is never a dull moment.

I fell in love with Gen from the
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Michelle
3.5 Crotch to the face stars!

Imogen “Gen” Gorecki can’t seem to figure out this whole dating/relationship deal. When she goes from taken to single after her dick of boyfriend bangs his ex she finds herself being forced to partner up so she isn’t going stag for her twin’s engagement party.

Dud after dud, Gen is about to give up completely when she comes face to um... not face with Matt. When he overhears her being dumped over a plate of bad Italian food, he can’t help himself. But Matt isn’t inter
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Desiree Gorman -  A Love Affair With Books
A romantic comedy?!? What?! I swear it feels like forever since I have read a really great Rom/Com and Niecey Roy's "Another Shot At Love" is definitely one of the great ones! I found myself laughing so hard that my family thought I had lost it a bit. A perfect book to cure any book hangover, "Another Shot At Love" is the complete package. Silly and entertaining characters, hilarious situations, quirky family dynamics and one seriously hot knight in shining armor!

Our main and quirkiest characte
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Elisabeth Grace
Nov 03, 2013 Elisabeth Grace rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
5 LOL Funny Stars!

I don't leave spoilers in my reviews but I will say that this book had it all...lots of laughs and outrageous moments, heartwarming family connections, love & lust, some sexy time between the sheets & more! Oh and I love Matt and all his deliciousness!

My favorite character may have been Richard! Unfortunately I can relate...I was called 'weiner magnet' for a period of my life in my 20's for a reason!

This is a must read if you are looking for an upbeat romantic comedy b
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Fran
Reading this was like watching a chick flick, a cheesy rom-com at that. It's one of those love it or hate it kind of books. So, if anyone's looking for a light and fluffy read - a little bit too much fluff, IMO - this one's for you.
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I rated this a 4.5 but rounded up.
I received this book from the author.

So one day on my FB blog page this awesome author asked us to post a teaser. Well I read it and cracked up. I said i need to read this. Shew as sp kind and said as soon as it is finished she will send me a copy.

OMG was this book a great read!! I totally cracked up multiple times because Gen and her sisters/friends are sooo me and my fr
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Jaime ~ Fiction Fangirls Book Review
This book was a laugh out loud, pee your pants kind of funny.
With a meddling family, an oblivious ex-boyfriend, a hopelessly geeky co-worker/blind date, and a crazy best friend how could it be anything less.
Artsy, recently scorned and single Imogen (Gen) is to be the Maid of Honor in her twin sisters wedding along side her cheating bastard of an ex-boyfriend, Brent, as the best man. Her family has decided that she needs a date for the engagement party to make sure that she won't go back to Bre
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Sandhya
Awesome.....i just loved it completely!! Wow....it is definite re-read for me in a near future!! You know...there are some books which just attract you by just their blurb...this was one of such books for me...and am i so glad that i read it.....and that also...in a continuos single stretch till morn 5!! Thts a record for me!! And i was so happy....very heart-warming romance!! Normally, i dont use to like single person narration stories but, this was so sweet and romantic....i can't explain the ...more
Angela Ulrich
Oct 26, 2013 Angela Ulrich rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
I was fortunate to receive an ARC copy of this book. I LOVED LOVED LOVED Fender Bender Blues by Niecey Roy, so I was thrilled to be able to read and write a review. There is some seriously cute and funny stuff in this book. Bridezilla sister, hormonal crazy pregnant sister, match making, crazy ex-boyfriends, stripper Barbie and cupcakes. I don't like to write spoilers in my reviews, so I will leave the rest of the story for you to read.

I would recommend this book to anyone who is looking for a f
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Robin Malone
Nov 25, 2013 Robin Malone rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
I received this copy from the author Niecey Roy for an honest review and so I shall deliver!

THE REVIEW

The book opens up with Gen tossing out the remainder of clothes, left by Brent, her cheating (ex)boyfriend of two years, down onto the snowy ground below. She then closes the door on the empty apartment and what was once a happy home with marriage and kids in the future...UNTIL....she came home one night and caught Brent screwing "Stripper Barbie". I laughed my ass off at the name, even though m
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Becca
This was HI-larious! so, so, sososososososo gooooood!

First warning: I was given this in exchange for an honest review, and I would like to apologize to Niecey Roy this was supposed to be finished forever ago but ugh *shakes fist at life* Life got in the way :( but with that said, I believe in giving honest reviews even if I was given a book, cool? cool!

So anyways!

Song Choice: "All I Want is You" by Barry Louis Polisar, "Textbook Love" by Fleet Foxes, "Oh, It Is Love" by Hellogoodbye

First tho
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Kobby Gyampoh
Dec 21, 2013 Kobby Gyampoh rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition

A good appetizer to commence a series. Niecey Roy whips up all the known romance tricks up her sleeves to make for delightful reading.



So Imogen Mae Gorecki is in her early twenties, done with love after her sorry trust-fund SOB ex cheated on her with a slut in possession of a boob-size fit for skanks. Gen's been solo for months now, her sister's wedding is coming up, and the family is worried she's going to go back to her ex since, it turns out, he will be best man to her sister's groom. Now

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A.M.
Apr 11, 2015 A.M. rated it did not like it
Shelves: i-own, e-books
Imogen walked in on her man in bed with his ex. It’s taken her a couple of months to get over it. Now her sister is marrying his best friend and says she needs a date for all of the wedding things. Plus, she and douchebag ex are both in the bridal party. So, she tries to date.
But… she lets her sisters set her up with an increasingly awful list of men. Until when one is dumping her on their second date in the middle of a restaurant, nice guy Matt comes to sit at her table and laugh with her about
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Caitlin Zabek
Dec 04, 2013 Caitlin Zabek rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Another Shot at Love (Another Shot at Love #1)
By: Niecey Roy

5 out of 5 stars!!!

Imogen also known as Gen is one of my all time favorite characters I have read in quite a while. Gen is not your typical girl; she is an artist and has some serious heart and good upbringing behind her. She is the girl with her natural blonde hair but wants to throw a little hot pink or blue in there. She is a twin and she is crap at relationships. Can’t find a man who will treat her right and not make a fool out of h
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maggieandteddy
I think that I should warn readers about this book. I laughed so hard and often, I had to stop reading in the lunch room at work. I embarrassed myself, but that's OK. Talk about reading for therapy. ^_^
Gen is such a crack up, but she really does it deadpan. She has her share of instigators too: Gen's twin sister Lexie, their long time friend Roxanna & even Richard (nerdy nerd from Gen's work). I was almost going to yell at my kindle- to tell Gen to get away from Richard already. I don't want
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Allison
Nov 11, 2013 Allison rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: kindle-hdx
~Arc provided by the Author in exchange for a honest review~

4 Hysterical Stars

"I wasn’t searching for Mr. Perfect anymore – what I wanted was normal. Plain and simple."

Imogen (aka Gen) caught Brent, her boyfriend of 2 years, cheating on her in their bed in a very porn-worthy position with his ex "stripper barbie" on New Years Eve. After her sisters’ attempts at finding her love and a date to the upcoming wedding, the blind dates have just hit the all time low. Getting “dumped” in a crap Itali
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Three Girls and a Book Obsession
3.5 Stars

STACIA SAYS...

This book is a laugh-out-loud romantic comedy,with a sarcastic, blunt, and recently burnt-by-love main character Imogen (Gen). But who wouldn't be pissed about walking in on their boyfriend of over two years, "banging" his slutty ex. I would be right there with Gen, throwing all of his stuff out the window and then leaving and not looking back. Gen's sisters proceed to set her up on one bad blind date after another, believing that she needs to move on from her ass of an ex
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Stacia- Three Girls and a Book Obsession
This book is a laugh-out-loud romantic comedy,with a sarcastic, blunt, and recently burnt-by-love main character Imogen (Gen). But who wouldn't be pissed about walking in on their boyfriend of over two years, "banging" his slutty ex. I would be right there with Gen, throwing all of his stuff out the window and then leaving and not looking back. Gen's sisters proceed to set her up on one bad blind date after another, believing that she needs to move on from her ass of an ex. This just leads to mo ...more
Richelle Robinson
Nov 19, 2013 Richelle Robinson rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
If you're looking for romance, comedy and a little drama then stop what you're doing and read this book!!

This book is about Imogen "Gen" Gorecki who just got out of a relationship with her cheating boyfriend Brent. Gen tries to move on but is having a hard time because her twin sister Lexie is marrying Brent's best friend Jeremy. Gen's meddling family members swear she is still in love with Brent and insist on setting her up on various dates. I for one could not stop laughing at Gen's date with
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Jennifer
Sep 29, 2013 Jennifer rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
This book was seriously HYSTERICAL! If you don't like fun, humorous books, then stop reading right now. If you are looking for a cute, light-hearted, LAUGH OUT LOUD so many times book, the read Another Shot At Love.
Imogen aka Gen for short caught her boyfriend cheating on her with his ex -"stripper Barbie". Swearing off men, she moves out and on with her life. The problem? Her identical twin just got engaged to her cheating ex's best friend. To make matters worse, her sisters decide she need he
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Black Butterfly
Dec 17, 2015 Black Butterfly rated it did not like it  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: ADULTS
Recommended to Black Butterfly by: READCHEAPLY
Shelves: comedy-romance
GENNIE IS A SPINELESS TWIT WHERE HER FAMILY IS CONCERNED. I REALLY DIDN’T LIKE HER SHE SHOULD’VE STOOD UP FOR HERSELF MORE, SHE WAS JUST A DOOR MAT TO HER HORRIBLE FAMILY. IF I HAD A FAMILY LIKE THAT I WOULD, CHANGE MY NAME AND MOVE TO ANOTHER STATE (another planet if possible). I DIDN’T FIND ANYTHING FUNNY ABOUT THEM AT ALL. IT WAS A STUDY IN WHAT NOT TO DO WHEN YOURE A PARENT.HER MOTHER SPENT MOST OF HER TIME THROWING UP HER HANDS,ROLLING HER EYES TO HEAVEN, HER FATHER SPENT HIS RUNNING AWAY T ...more
Casse NaRome
Sep 17, 2013 Casse NaRome rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
This book was everything I wish other NA was. It was hilarious, romantic and dealt with realistic situations. Gen was so awesome I could see myself hanging out with her in a bar and Matt was so swoontastic I'd face plant in his crotch too. Kidding, maybe.

The secondary characters actually rounded out the story and gave it extra dimensions that a lot of NA just doesn't possess. It was character and plot driven but the sexiness did not lack for it. It had plenty of sexy. This story will have you sn
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J.A. DeRouen
Nov 05, 2014 J.A. DeRouen rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
I have to say, this book gave me the warm fuzzies! I love stories that are sexy, flirty, and a whole lot of fun, and Another Shot At Love was all three. Imogen and Matt were perfect leading characters; the kind that you can really root for. My favorite part of the book was Imogen's crazy family, because let's face it, we all have a little crazy in our family (sorry, Mom). It's been a while since I've read a book that was laugh out loud funny, and I found myself cracking up on several occasions. ...more
Melanie
Dec 14, 2013 Melanie rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
This book gives you pretty much exactly what you would expect from reading the synopsis. It is cute, funny, has the normal obstacles that crop up in the dating world and it a quick, entertaining read with a splattering of sex.

For me personally it could have used a few more of the laugh out loud funny moments that you have near the beginning of the story and I felt that I wanted Gen to keep up with high level snark we got in the first few pages but with that being said contemporary romance fans w
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Jenny
Apr 09, 2015 Jenny rated it it was ok
Hmmm..

Premise of the story had potential, but dragged way too long on topics that didn't really need to be dragged out - thus leaving us with very little interaction with our H and h.

I wish there was more Matt & Gen and less Roxi, Lexi, Catherine, Tony, Richard, Brent, Jeremy, cheating ex-lovers, etc. I felt like it took away the focus of Gen & Matt's love story and got repetitive quickly.

Kristi
Sep 19, 2013 Kristi rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
I loved this book, I am not a romance reader but Niecey captured me with her first book Fender Bender Blues and I've been hooked on her writing since. I won't give spoilers cause that's not my style. However this book is amazing. Very original, full of humor and romance and even the need to nail bite at times. The characters are well written, good plot and story line. In shot if you've not ready Nieceys work yet, you are missing out big time! :)
Margie
May 01, 2015 Margie rated it liked it
3-3.5 stars.

This was really cute. In certain parts, I found myself skimming through but I really laughed at the parts with Gen and her sisters. I can definitely relate to all that. Matt was cute but I had wished for more character development from him. I think I'll read the rest of the series though because I like who they're about.
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“No.” He stared at our feet. “I’ve never met anyone like you. You have this beautiful soul, this heart that is so big. And you see me. I can’t keep pretending that what I feel for you is as simple as friendship. I want more. I want to date you, to kiss you in the grocery store line whenever I feel like it—and I always feel like it.” He laughed and the smile reached his eyes. “You’re nothing I was looking for, nothing I expected, but you are exactly what I want.” 0 likes
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