Lucie Yi Is Not A Romantic by Lauren Ho

One of the pleasures of reviewing online for My Weekly magazine is the variety of books I get to read. Today, my latest review is of an author I haven’t read before. I’m delighted to share details of my review of Lauren Ho’s Lucie Yi Is Not A Romantic today.

Published by HarperCollins on 23rd June 2022, Lucie Yi Is Not A Romantic is available for purchase through these links.

Lucie Yi Is Not A Romantic

Lucie Yi has tried love – it didn’t work.

She’s decided that finding Mr Right is a myth, and that finding Mr Right-enough-to-have-children-with is the next best option. So when she meets easy-going Collin Read on a platonic co-parenting website, it finally feels like she has found her version of happily ever after.

But things take a turn for the worse when they move back home to Singapore where her very traditional family and remorseful ex-fiancé await.

With pressure mounting on all sides and her perfect plan unravelling, Lucie has to decide how much she’s willing to sacrifice for a chance at happiness – and maybe, just maybe, love.

My Review of Lucie Yi Is Not A Romantic

My full review of Lucie Yi Is Not A Romantic can be found on the My Weekly website here.

However, here I can say that Lucie Yi Is Not A Romantic is funny, hugely entertaining, deeper and more moving than I expected and an all round cracking read!

Do visit My Weekly to read my full review here.

About Lauren Ho

Lauren Ho is a reformed legal counsel who writes funny #ownvoices stories. She has previously worked for Doctors Without Borders and UNHCR. Hailing from sunny Malaysia, she lived in the United Kingdom, France and Luxembourg before moving with her family to Singapore, where she is ostensibly working on her next novel. LAST TANG STANDING is her first novel. It not based on her mother. At all. Seriously.

For further information, follow Lauren on Twitter @hellolaurenho, Instagram and Facebook or visit her website.

4 thoughts on “Lucie Yi Is Not A Romantic by Lauren Ho

  1. I had not heard of this book, Linda. I just read your full review and it definitely sounds like a great story. I am guessing it is best not to read this one if you are hungry. Wonderful review.

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