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BK: Julie James presents THE THING ABOUT LOVE with Cristina Arreola

    04/17/2017 - 7:00pm

    This event takes place in our Brooklyn location.

    FBI agents Jessica Harlow and John Shepherd have a past. The former lawyer and cocky Army Ranger clashed during their training at Quantico and gladly went their separate ways after graduating from the Academy. Six years later, the last thing either of them expects is to be assigned to work as partners in a high-profile undercover sting.

    For both of them, being paired with a former rival couldn’t come at a worse time. Recently divorced from a Hollywood producer and looking for a fresh start, Jessica is eager to prove herself at her new field office. And John is just one case away from his dream assignment to the FBI’s elite Hostage Rescue Team. In order to nail a corrupt Florida politician, they’ll have to find a way to work together—a task that becomes even trickier when they’re forced to hole up at a romantic beachfront resort as part of the investigation. Suddenly, the heat behind their nonstop sparring threatens to make the job a lot more complicated. . .

    About Julie James: After graduating from law school, New York Times bestselling author Julie James clerked for the United States Court of Appeals. She then practiced law with one of the nation's largest firms for several years until she began writing screenplays. After Hollywood producers optioned two of her scripts, she decided to leave the practice of law to write full-time. Julie s books have been listed on the American Library Association's Reading List for Top Genre Novels and Booklist's Top 10 Romances of the Year, and have been featured as one of Cosmopolitan magazine's Red Hot Reads. Julie s books have been translated into seventeen languages, and her most recent novels are The Thing About Love, Suddenly One Summer, It Happened One Wedding, Love Irresistibly, and About That Night.

    Cristina Mari Arreola is the Books Editor at Bustle and a graduate of Northwestern's Medill School of Journalism. She also talks about books at Book Of The Month and Latinx In Publishing.

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    The Thing about Love Cover Image
    $15.00
    ISBN: 9780425273777
    Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
    Published: Berkley Books - April 18th, 2017

    The New York Times bestselling author of Suddenly One Summer blows the covers of two FBI agents who can't hide who they are from each other...


    It Happened One Wedding Cover Image
    $7.99
    ISBN: 9780425251270
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: Berkley Books - May 6th, 2014

    Shortlisted for the ALA's 2015 Reading List for Best Romance
    SHE KNOWS BETTER THAN TO SAY "I DO"


    Suddenly One Summer Cover Image
    $7.99
    ISBN: 9780425273760
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: Berkley Books - June 2nd, 2015

    From the New York Times bestselling author of It Happened One Wedding comes a novel about a man and a woman whose summer is about to get very, very hot...


    Something about You Cover Image
    $7.99
    ISBN: 9780425233382
    Availability: In stock at Brooklyn or Jersey City -- click for more details
    Published: Berkley Sensation - March 2nd, 2010

    There's something about the New York Times bestselling Julie James...
    FATE HAS THROWN TWO SWORN ENEMIES...