Book Review: It Happened One Summer (English Edition) by Tessa Bailey
USA TODAY BESTSELLER Tessa Bailey brings us a delightful rom-com, inspired by the hit TV show Schitt’s Creek, that takes readers on a journey from the glitz and glam of Hollywood to a charming small beach town in the Pacific Northwest. In It Happened One Summer, we follow the story of Piper Bellinger, a notorious Hollywood «It Girl» who finds herself exiled from her wealthy family and thrust into the responsibilities of running her late father’s dive bar in Washington.
Piper’s reputation as a wild child, constantly chased by the paparazzi, is challenged when she is cut off from her luxurious lifestyle and forced to prove herself in the real world. Her encounter with Brendan, a surly and irresistible local sea captain, sets the stage for a clash of personalities and a simmering attraction that neither can deny.
As Piper navigates her new life in Westport, she is determined to show her stepfather and the skeptical locals that she is more than just a pretty face. Despite their differences, Piper and Brendan find themselves drawn to each other, leading to a series of encounters that bring them closer together. But can their connection withstand the challenges of a small town and Piper’s longing for her previous glamorous life in LA?
Tessa Bailey’s It Happened One Summer is a delightful tale filled with humor, heart, and undeniable chemistry. The small-town setting provides a charming backdrop for the unlikely romance between the fun-loving socialite and the rugged fisherman. Bailey’s writing captures the essence of the characters’ emotions, making the reader feel fully invested in their journey.
This book has garnered significant attention and praise, featured on popular platforms such as E!Online, PopSugar, CNN, EliteDaily, Vulture, Buzzfeed, Bustle, the Nerd Daily, PARADE, LA Magazine, Country Living, and USA Today. Its widespread appeal speaks to the universal themes of self-discovery, second chances, and the power of unexpected love.
Readers will find themselves captivated by the chemistry between Piper and Brendan, eagerly turning the pages to see how their relationship unfolds. With its blend of humor, romance, and a touch of nostalgia, It Happened One Summer is a delightful escape that will keep you hooked until the very end.
If you’re looking for a heartwarming and entertaining read that will transport you to a charming beach town and leave you with a smile on your face, Tessa Bailey’s It Happened One Summer is the perfect choice. Dive into this captivating rom-com today and discover the magic of unexpected love!