He may look like a bad boy but Drew has a heart of gold. This was a very sweet, quick and clean romance about a grieving widower and a single mother. It's been a rough year and he needed to get away from New York City. I loved the bond between Drew and Angela's son, Thad. They tell his close colleagues, Tony Adam Goldberg and Thayer Thomas Lennon , Andie knew about the bet all along and was playing along to help Ben win. One of the things I was surprised to see missing from this book was some sort of interaction with the other characters in the series that this one is kicking off. She is bored and wishes she could write more about important things, such as politics, economics, religion, poverty; stuff she actually cares about.
Bingley in a local Kids Reading to Dogs program. A past How to Lose a Guy in 10 Dates by Lacy Williams Angela Hudson doesn't even want to go to her reunion. At least she has a wonderful son. Two aspects I have come to adore in most love stories 3. Angela and 3 of her high school classmates enter into a pact to try online dating to find a date for their upcoming high school reunion. Thankfully, the box office smash How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days doesn't have that affliction, and is accompanied by a solid accompanying album.
Within the first page I was drawn in by Lacy's witty writing and unique charm. The leading star actors of How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days are , , , , , , , , ,. The runtime of How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days is 116 minutes 01 hours 56 minutes. Lacy loves to hear f Lacy Williams is a wife and mom from Oklahoma. The main movie genre categories for How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days are: Comedy, Romance. I loved how he interacted with both Angela and her son, and even though he has to process the standard fears of a widower thinking of starting a new relationship, the story wraps up with a sweet happily ev Such a great story about two vulnerable people who don't mean to fall for each other. While holidaying together, Ben and Andie begin to form a genuine bond, playing card games with the family, learning to ride Ben's motorcycle.
I was made aware of this book recently and decided to give it a shot. They had a few cute moments sprinkled throughout. It was a well written, engaging book that had depth and charm in abundance. In comes Andie Anderson who, in turn, is writing a story on how to lose a guy in 10 days as a bet with her boss to be allowed to write more substantial stories. Ben's rival co-workers, Judy Spears Michael Michele and Judy Green Shalom Harlow , who were at Composure magazine earlier and are aware of Andie's new assignment, conspire to have Andie and Ben meet that night and start their quests. I struggled a little with the whole online dating concept, but really there was a lot to like in this short story which kept me hooked from start to finish.
And while it's true that it's the visual image that sells, it's also true that an abysmal assortment of songs and score layered behind can drive moviegoers to frustrated distraction. With the couple consistently tying to deceive one another, this turns out to be a pretty funny ride, and the chemistry between Hudson and McConaughey is excellent, which does help to hide the lack of depth in the story. She was a loving mom, a kind person, and she questioned whether she was worthy of love after her failed marriage. Benjamin Barry is an advertising executive and ladies' man who, to win a big campaign, bets that he can make a woman fall in love with him in 10 days. Scene How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days is a 2003 romantic comedy film, directed by Donald Petrie, starring Kate Hudson and Matthew McConaughey. This is a novella, so the story moves along quickly, but Lacy Williams does a great job of keeping the story flowing smoothly and making you fall in love with her characters, Angela and Drew. It was heartwarming, humorous and tear jerking all at once.
A past he's so stuck in that he's afraid to step forward into the future. So, success then, on all fronts, as the songs on not only frame the on-screen love affair between Kate Hudson and Matthew McConaughey, but provide a simple and uncomplicated blueprint of classic sounds to boot. Angela has a variety of coffee dates. Such a great story about two vulnerable people who don't mean to fall for each other. I picked up How to Lose a Guy in 10 Dates as a free read and it was a terrific find.
The title still baffles me since he wasn't lost. Barista Drew caught my interest from the first time Angela met him and she might deny it but I think she noticed him, too! It was hard to watch as he struggled with grief and confusion regarding his feelings for Angela. Seeing Ben's good news, Judy and Judy are instantly envious and set about to ruin it for their co-worker. Angela Hudson is a single, divorced mother with a seven-year old son and her high school reunion is fast approaching. An advice columnist, Andie Anderson Kate Hudson , tries pushing the boundaries of what she can write about in her new piece about how to get a man to leave you in 10 days. He was there to witness Angela's first disastrous date, along with her second, and her third, etc. It was a real joy to read this.
It's a very quick read and not overly complex, which makes it perfect for lunchtime reading at work, or after a long day when you just want to unwind. Lacy loves to hear from readers at lacyjwilliams gmail. But as he gets to know Angela and sees her dating guys 4, 5 and 6, he discovers his heart isn't as dead as he thought it was. You look through the pile and try to judge your gifts' contents based on the outside wrapping. However, Ben continues to stick around in hopes of making her fall in love with him.
Two aspects I have come to adore in most love stories although both of those things didn't really work together to make this an exceptional read, as I'd hoped. The idea comes about when Andie's friend, Michelle Kathryn Hahn , experiences a minor breakdown after yet another break-up. However, the guy she picks--rangy Matthew McConaughey--is an advertising executive who's just bet that he can make a woman fall in love with him in ten days; if he succeeds, he'll win a huge account that will make his career. Andie works hard to make Ben break up with her in order to complete her article. It's just a story, but it must have been a real hoot watching Angela meet her online dates for coffee.
It's the battle of wills as Andie Kate Hudson needs to prove she can dump a guy in 10 days, whereas Ben Matthew McConaughey needs to prove he can win a girl in 10 days. Andie goes on to get Ben knocked out at a chick flick, rapidly moves her things into his apartment, acts overly possessive and sensitive at all times, ruins boys' poker night for him and his friends, and takes him to a Celine Dion concert when he was under the assumption he was going to see a New York Knicks basketball game. The characters had depth and were charming, everything they dealt with was heartfelt and dealt with in a sensitive way. How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days is a film released in and directed by. Such is my feeling in this instance as well.