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In the Unlikely Event: A Star-crossed lovers Romance by [L.J. Shen]

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  • "Shen has penned an entirely new genre of romance: Angst-omedy. I laughed, I cried until I couldn't read, I swooned so hard I fell off the bed and hit my head on the nightstand (I'm fine though, don't worry)." - New York Times bestselling author Helena Hunting
  • "I'm floored--absolutely astounded--by the epic wonder of In the Unlikely Event. L.J. Shen is the pinnacle of unique romance. She proves, once again, why her raw talent is the best in this business." - USA Today bestselling author Harloe Rae
  • "There is no book out there like this! Pure magic. Laugh out loud funny. Angsty. A tearjerker. The whole package!" Ava Harrison, USA Today Bestselling Author
  • "I don't remember the last time a book boyfriend has made me feel this way. So unexpected and original. I get goosebumps every time I think of this book!" - USA Today bestselling author Parker S. Huntington
  • "Unique. Spellbinding. Whimsical. ITUE is a seamless book beyond my comprehension. The angst, pull, and giggles it drew from me will be seared into my mind forever." -- Bestselling author CL Mathews
  • LJ Shen is at her best when her whole heart is in every word. Welcome to In The Unlikely Event.  - Ginger Scott"Brilliant, Magic, Pure Perfection!" - Vanessa, When Vane Reads
  • "ITUE is unique, fresh, and an ABSOLUTELY AMAZING read. It is one of the wittiest books L.J. has ever written." - Tijuana, Book Twins Reviews
  • "So different, and yet uniquely L.J. Shen! I absolutely loved this new world and characters." - Sarah, Musings of the Modern Belle
  • "Well slap my ass and call me Suzie, because holy cannoli! This book came out of left field and slapped me over the head with all of the feels." - Lana, Dirty Girl
  • Romance"Malachy and Aurora were nothing short of magnificent! They are one of my favorite couples from this author!!!" - Ratula, Bookgasms Book Blog
  • "Holy He!!. This book is everything. I literally couldn't stop thinking about it once I was done." - Melissa Peterson, Goodreads Reviewer
  • "This is hands down my favorite read of 2019!" Amy, Obsessive Book Whore Blog
  • "A truly original and unforgettable literary creation: funny, touching and unpredictable- A MUST READ!" Yamina, Women Who Stare at Books
  • "I loved every second of this gorgeous, heart-exploding goodness." Erika, Book Haven Book Blog
  • "I literally devoured this uniquely mesmerizing contemporary romance in one sitting." ReadingsNFeelings
  • "In the Unlikely Event is beautiful, addictive, and deliciously unique. It's also unputdownable and unmissable and certainly about to top everyone's top 10 list of 2019!" Ariadna, Red Hatter Book Blog
  • "Well I can say after reading this book, I am MADLY, DEEPLY In FREAKING LOVE!" Kimberly Chambers, Goodreads Reviewer
  • "L.J. Shen is a mastermind. A devilishly talented, amazing storyteller, who with her stories is taking the world of romance to a new level." Weronika, Little Steamy Reads

About the Author

L.J. Shen is a USA Today, Washington Post, and Amazon #1 bestselling author of contemporary, new adult, and romance titles. She likes to write about unapologetic alpha males and the women who bring them to their knees. Her books have been sold to twenty different countries and have appeared on some of their bestseller lists. She lives in California with her husband, son, and eccentric fashion choices, and she enjoys good wine, bad reality TV shows, and catching sunrays with her lazy cat.

--This text refers to the audioCD edition.

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  • ASIN ‏ : ‎ B081MXH4MQ
  • Publication date ‏ : ‎ November 17, 2019
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • File size ‏ : ‎ 1141 KB
  • Simultaneous device usage ‏ : ‎ Unlimited
  • Text-to-Speech ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Screen Reader ‏ : ‎ Supported
  • Enhanced typesetting ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • X-Ray ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Word Wise ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Sticky notes ‏ : ‎ On Kindle Scribe
  • Print length ‏ : ‎ 368 pages
  • Customer Reviews:
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L.J. Shen is a Wall Street Journal, USA Today, Washington Post, and #1 Amazon bestselling author of contemporary, new adult, and young adult romance. Her books have been sold in twenty different countries, and she hopes to visit all of them.

She lives in Florida with her husband, three rowdy sons, and rowdier pets and enjoys good wine, bad reality TV shows, and reading to her heart’s content. Connect with her on her website at www.authorljshen.com or on Instagram (@authorljshen), or join her Facebook group at http://goo.gl/QZJ0NC. Sign up for her newsletter at https://bit.ly/3LhsIrb, and text SHEN to 313131 to get new release alerts (United States only).

All of her novels are complete standalones. The recommended reading order for her series is as follows:

Sinners of Saint:

Defy (#0.5)

Vicious (#1)

Ruckus (#2)

Scandalous (#3)

Bane (#4)

All Saints High:

Pretty Reckless (#1)

Broken Knight (#2)

Angry God (#3)

Boston Belles:

The Hunter (#1)

The Villain (#2)

The Monster (#3)

The Rake (#4)

Cruel Castaways:

Ruthless Rival (#1)

Standalones by order of publication:

Tyed

Sparrow

Blood to Dust

Midnight Blue

Dirty Headlines

The Kiss Thief

In the Unlikely Event

Playing with Fire

The Devil Wears Black

Bad Cruz

Beautiful Graves

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5.0 out of 5 stars An absolute must read standalone from LJ Shen! All the stars!!
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5.0 out of 5 stars Beautifully written, an absolute masterpiece from one of my favourite authors !!!
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