Falling in love is the ultimate payback in this delightful, breezy romcom about an interior designer who teams up with an enigmatic architect at her firm to get revenge on her ex the only way she knows how: by building a spite house next door
“Filled with sizzling chemistry and delicious revenge, Love at First Spite had me smiling from start to finish. This is one debut you don’t want to miss!” —Kate Bromley, author of Talk Bookish to Me
They say living well is the best revenge. But sometimes, spreading the misery seems a whole lot more satisfying. That’s interior designer Dani Porter’s justification for buying the vacant lot next to her ex-fiancé’s house…the house they were supposed to live in together, before he cheated on her with their Realtor. Dani plans to build a vacation rental that will a) mess with his view and his peace of mind and b) prove that Dani is not someone to be stepped on. Welcome to project Spite House.
That plan quickly becomes complicated when Dani is forced to team up with Wyatt Montego, the handsome, haughty architect at her firm, and the only person available to draw up blueprints. Wyatt is terse and stern, the kind of man who eats his sandwich with a knife and fork. But as they spend time together on- and off-site, Dani glimpses something deeper beneath that hard veneer, something surprising, vulnerable, and real. And the closer she gets to her goal, the more she wonders if winning revenge could mean losing something infinitely sweeter…
“Rollickingly, fast-paced… Fans of Emily Henry’s tales will enjoy Collins’ imaginative rom-com.” —Booklist
“Wyatt is the perfect grumpy romance hero with a heart of gold. An enemies-to-friends-to-lovers story that’s sure to delight rom-com fans.” —Kirkus Reviews
Dani has been cheated on by her fiancé. She is royally hurt and has decided to get revenge. She and her friends purchase the lot next to her fiancé’s new house. They plan to build a vacation rental to ruin his view. It is the perfect revenge…Spite House.
Now, I am not a fan of what Dani has planned, but I have to say…it is a hilarious revenge. Dani is not dumb and she uses her intelligence to get the best revenge possible. I love her talent and ingenuity.
I absolutely fell in love with Wyatt from the very first. He is a bit mysterious and big time gentleman. Plus, there is such magnetism between Wyatt and Dani. This made the whole book…in my opinion. The author nailed their interactions and relationship.
Need a romantic comedy which will have your wheels turning…THIS IS IT! Grab your copy today!
I received this novel from the publisher for a honest review.
Anna E. Collins is a Seattle-area author who writes stories about the lives and loves of women. Once upon a time she was a teacher, and she has a master’s degree in educational psychology. LOVE AT FIRST SPITE is her first novel.
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