Waiting for Tom Hanks

Waiting for Tom Hanks Can a romcom obssessed romantic finally experience the meet cute she always dreamed of or will reality never compare to fiction, in this charming debut adult novel from Kerry Winfrey.Annie is twenty seven years old, single, and obsessed with romantic comedies she and her mother watched them religiously, before her mom died Her dating life is limited by the expectations she s formed from these movies She is not as open to new experiences as she might be, because she s waiting for her Tom Hanks i.e., a guy she ll find in the perfect, meet cute romantic comedy way When Annie does finally meet her perfect match, it s not quite in the way she expected, and she s forced to reckon with the walls she s built around herself over the years. Download Waiting for Tom Hanks Author Kerry Winfrey – rarefishingbooks.co.uk ARC provided by Berkley in exchange for an honest review.I started out really loving this, but it just. yikes, I really disliked the main character Like, honestly Chloe and Uncle Don were the only good characters, tru
A very special thanks to Penguin Random House Publishing for providing me with a free copy of this book I was under no obligation to read and review this book Waiting For Tom Hanks by Kerry Winfrey is an adorable love letter to romantic comedies While reading this book I realized that I haven t watched a rom com in a long time I used to watch movies like While You Were Sleeping, 50 First Dates, How To Lose a Guy in Ten Days, and Brown Sugar at least once a week Somewhere along the way I jus A very special thanks to Penguin Random House Publishing for providing me with a free copy of this book I was under no obligation to read and review this book Waiting For Tom Hanks by Kerry Winfrey is an adorable love letter to romantic comedies While reading this book I realized that I haven t watched a rom com in a long time I used to watch movies like While You Were Sleeping, 50 First Dates, How To Lose a Guy in Ten Days, and Brown Sugar at least once a week Somewhere along the way I just stopped being interested in them or Hollywood simply stopped making good ones I think the last rom com I watched was probably How to be Single and it was awful Waiting For Tom Hanks is about Annie Cassidy a die hard rom com lover who is looking for her perfect man A man who s sweet, sensitive, and possibly owns a houseboat She s looking for a man like a Tom Hanks character Obviously this man doesn t actually exist but she just might have found her perfect man when she meets Hol
3.5 stars Annie is a 27 year old who lives at home with her uncle She s obsessed with romantic comedies and that s probably why she s still single She has huge expectations for the love of her life when he comes along She is waiting for her Tom Hanks and it s hard to find someone to measure up to that level of greatness When a filming crew comes to town, Annie gets a job as an assistant to the director She has a meet cute with the actor, but for some reason, she can t see it for what it 3.5 stars Annie is a 27 year old who lives at home with her uncle She s obsessed with romantic comedies and that s probably why she s still single She has huge expectations for the love of her life when he comes along She is waiting for her Tom Hanks and it s hard to find someone to measure up to that level of greatness When a filming crew comes to town, Annie gets a job as an assistant to the director She has a meet cute with the actor, but for some reason, she can t see it for what it is Annie is a bit oblivious sometimes and is still searching for that one guy even though it s pretty obvious he s standing right in front of her all along Drew is an actor but he s muchthat that He s a great guy and he s very down to earth As a reader, I could tell he was falling for Annie I think everyone except Annie could tell This book wa
Find all of my reviews at Normally I wouldn t be posting a review so many months in advance of a book s release heck, let s face it normally I end up failing miserably and reading half of the ARCs I receive after their release date , but there was zero chance I wasn t going to talk about this one on Valentine s Day The story here is about Annie Ever since she was a little girl she has dreamed of the moment she would meet cute her one true love She was al Find all of my reviews at Normally I wouldn t be posting a review so many months in advance of a book s release heck, let s face it normally I end up failing miserably and reading half of the ARCs I receive after their release date , but there was zero chance I wasn t going to talk about this one on Valentine s Day The story here is about Annie Ever since she was a little girl she has dreamed of the moment she would meet cute her one true love She was always sure it would come in the form of a true a ha moment with a man who may or may not live on a houseboat, possibly with a child, maybe after tragically being widowed Either that or it would be in love to hate form via e mail correspondence or some form of social media where she sparred unknowingly with the man who was to be her soulmate But has Annie become so wrapped up in the fantasy that she won t be able to recognize the real thing when she sees it As I to
4.5 stars Alright y all, this review is going to be full of You ve Got Mail gifs so here we go Waiting for Tom Hanks is about Annie, a young woman obsessed with romantic comedies and searching for her own Tom Hanks Not the actual Tom Hanks, but the metaphorical version of him where he s the perfect man in romantic comedies When she finds out a romantic comedy is going to be filming in her neighborhood, she gets a job on the set where she meets leading man Drew, the opposite of Tom Hanks.I 4.5 stars Alright y all, this review is going to be full of You ve Got Mail gifs so here we go Waiting for Tom Hanks is about Annie, a young woman obsessed with romantic comedies and searching for her own Tom Hanks Not the actual Tom Hanks, but the metaphorical version of him where he s the perfect man in romantic comedies When she finds out a romantic comedy is going to be filming in her neighborhood, she gets a job on the set where she meets leading man Drew, the opposite of Tom Hanks.I loved this book, I actually made myself put it down so I could get enough sleep for work the next day Had it not been a working day, I would have read this until well into the evening because it was a total page turner A great enemies to lovers ro
3.5 starsI m actually surprised I enjoyed this one considering I m not the biggest fan of romantic comedies and that s such a big part of this story But hey, the clever title reeled me right in This wasn t a perfect read but I thought it was cute and provided a nice distraction from real life.To say twenty seven year old Annie likes romantic comedies is putting it mildly It slike she is obsessed with them partly because she grew up watching them with her late mother Annie is convinced 3.5 starsI m actually surprised I enjoyed this one considering I m not the biggest fan of romantic comedies and that s such a big part of this story But hey, the clever title reeled me right in This wasn t a perfect read but I thought it was cute and provided a nice distraction from real life.To say twenty seven year old Annie likes romantic comedies is putting it mildly It slike she is obsessed with them partly because she grew up watching them with her late mother Annie is convinced there is a Mr Right out there for her similar to the type of character Tom Hanks plays when he is paired up with Meg Ryan But when a new man enters her life let s just say things don t go quite how she expected At times Annie is kinda annoying but overall I did like the chemistry between her and her love interest in the book The story isn t perfect but it was fun which was all I was really hoping for when I picked up the book I even found myself havi
I think this book is good but honestly I m pretty biased. And DNF NRI feel like I ve been DNF ing all over the place lately but this one, I fear, is going to give me permanent resting bitch face if I don t skedattle with a quickness.Why, you ask Two words Annie Cassidy Annie is a pill I can abide a grump but a pill is a whole different ball of wax Were Annie an actual person she would be one of those people that you duck into an alley or bend quickly to tie to your shoes so she doesn t spot you.Otherwise you re going to be there for awhile And And DNF NRI feel like I ve been DNF ing all over the place lately but this one, I fear, is going to give me permanent resting bitch face if I don t skedattle with a quickness.Why, you ask Two words Annie Cassidy Annie is a pill I can abide a grump but a pill is a whole different ball of wax Were Annie an actual person she would be one of those people that you duck into an alley or bend quickly to tie to your shoes so she doesn t spot you.Otherwise you re going to be there for awhile And you can bet she s going to roll out the poor me because ALL THE REASONS card.I don t want to harsh on her any harder than I already have but she clearly was rubbing me the wrong way from the meet cute with actor Drew Danforth where she spills her hot coffee all
Unpopular opinion here and I feel kind of sad that I feel this way over this beautifully written romance novel, with such an incredible cover I am probably the only one who will be feeling this way over this novel, but I never back down from speaking the truth when it comes down to any romance novels Don t get me wrong, the writing was surprisingly incredibly well written What threw me off was the story plot I am the biggest fan of Tom Hanks and all his cheesy rom com movies, but to me IUnpopular opinion here and I feel kind of sad that I feel this way over this beautifully written romance novel, with such an incredible cover I am probably the only one who will be feeling this way over this novel, but I never back down from speaking the truth when it comes down to any romance novels Don t get me wrong, the writing was surprisingly incredibly well written What threw me off was the story plot I am the biggest fan of Tom Hanks and all his cheesy rom com movies, but to me I did not see this story appealing once I got into it I actually feel really bad about it, but I cannot be denied from stating my opinion I f
Waiting for Tom Hanks issuccessful as a love letter to romcoms than a romance, IMO I wish it did both well.I can so relate to the author s and her heroine s adoration of romantic comedies I usually spend pre Christmas season gorging on everything cute and light I can stream Nora Ephron s masterpieces are always at top of that list When Harry Met Sally, Sleepless In Seattle, You ve Got Mail, and then Serendipity, While You Were Sleeping, 27 Dresses, Bridget Jones Diary, Working Girl, G Waiting for Tom Hanks issuccessful as a love letter to romcoms than a romance, IMO I wish it did both well.I can so relate to the author s and her heroine s adoration of romantic comedies I usually spend pre Christmas season gorging on everything cute and light I can stream Nora Ephron s masterpieces are always at top of that list When Harry Met Sally, Sleepless In Seattle, You ve Got Mail, and then Serendipity, While You Were Sleeping, 27 Dresses, Bridget Jones Diary, Working Girl, Groundhog Day, Sabrina, etc., etc., etc they fill my heart with warmth Being submerged into in depth conversations about my holiday faves was very soothing.The main romance though, between
Cute for the most part, but the last 30% or so was questionable RTC 4 STARSThis was a lovely,cute and lighthearted story.I liked the premise and the consept, I find it refreshing The story is about Annie,who is a writer and obsessed with rom coms.Who doesn t like them I love them A romantic comedy is set to film in Annie s hometown and she gets a job as the director s assistant.Soon she gets to know the lead actor, Drew Danforth and she isn t impressed with him Annie was an interesting heroine, I can t say I loved her all the time.She was cute but sometimes s 4 STARSThis was a lovely,cute and lighthearted story.I liked the premise and the consept, I find it refreshing The story is about Annie,who is a writer and obsessed with rom coms.Who doesn t like them I love them A romantic comedy is set to film in Annie s hometown and she gets a job as the director s assistant.Soon she gets to know the lead actor, Drew Danforth and she i
Buddy read with Madalyn Melanie If you re into romantic comedies no matter how wacky or wild they get , you will enjoy this one It s got a lot of nods to classic romcoms, both on the page and as part
Thank you Netgalley and Berkley for providing me with an ARC THIS WAS SO ADORABLE AND CUTE A literal romantic comedy wrapped up in all the warm fuzzy feelings This story follows Annie, a writer who is obsessed with rom coms and finding true love, which she finds while working on the set of a romantic comedy with hearthrob Drew It has all the fun cliches, an awkward hilarious meet cute, the denying or the feelings, misunderstanding, and a grand gesture that will leave you with a huge smile Thank you Netgalley and Berkley for providing me with an ARC THIS WAS SO ADORABLE AND CUTE A literal romantic comedy wrapped up in all the warm fuzzy feelings This story follows Annie, a writer who is obsessed with rom coms and finding true love, which she finds while working on the set of a romantic comedy with hearthrob Drew It has all the fun cliches, an awkward hilarious meet cute, the denying or the feelings, misunderstanding, and a grand gesture that will leave you with a huge smile on your face.I loved following Annie as she tries to get her life together and figure out where she wants to go At 26, I related so much to her and her story of self discovery That being said, I really really wish we had someromantic moments with Drew and Annie It s very PG13, fade to black and I wantedfor the epilogue It s such a slow burn that it takes FOREVER for t
ARC provided by Berkley in exchange for an honest review.I started out really loving this, but it just. yikes, I really disliked the main character Like, honestly Chloe and Uncle Don were the only good characters, tru
A very special thanks to Penguin Random House Publishing for providing me with a free copy of this book I was under no obligation to read and review this book Waiting For Tom Hanks by Kerry Winfrey is an adorable love letter to romantic comedies While reading this book I realized that I haven t watched a rom com in a long time I used to watch movies like While You Were Sleeping, 50 First Dates, How To Lose a Guy in Ten Days, and Brown Sugar at least once a week Somewhere along the way I jus A very special thanks to Penguin Random House Publishing for providing me with a free copy of this book I was under no obligation to read and review this book Waiting For Tom Hanks by Kerry Winfrey is an adorable love letter to romantic comedies While reading this book I realized that I haven t watched a rom com in a long time I used to watch movies like While You Were Sleeping, 50 First Dates, How To Lose a Guy in Ten Days, and Brown Sugar at least once a week Somewhere along the way I just stopped being interested in them or Hollywood simply stopped making good ones I think the last rom com I watched was probably How to be Single and it was awful Waiting For Tom Hanks is about Annie Cassidy a die hard rom com lover who is looking for her perfect man A man who s sweet, sensitive, and possibly owns a houseboat She s looking for a man like a Tom Hanks character Obviously this man doesn t actually exist but she just might have found her perfect man when she meets Hol
3.5 stars Annie is a 27 year old who lives at home with her uncle She s obsessed with romantic comedies and that s probably why she s still single She has huge expectations for the love of her life when he comes along She is waiting for her Tom Hanks and it s hard to find someone to measure up to that level of greatness When a filming crew comes to town, Annie gets a job as an assistant to the director She has a meet cute with the actor, but for some reason, she can t see it for what it 3.5 stars Annie is a 27 year old who lives at home with her uncle She s obsessed with romantic comedies and that s probably why she s still single She has huge expectations for the love of her life when he comes along She is waiting for her Tom Hanks and it s hard to find someone to measure up to that level of greatness When a filming crew comes to town, Annie gets a job as an assistant to the director She has a meet cute with the actor, but for some reason, she can t see it for what it is Annie is a bit oblivious sometimes and is still searching for that one guy even though it s pretty obvious he s standing right in front of her all along Drew is an actor but he s muchthat that He s a great guy and he s very down to earth As a reader, I could tell he was falling for Annie I think everyone except Annie could tell This book wa
Find all of my reviews at Normally I wouldn t be posting a review so many months in advance of a book s release heck, let s face it normally I end up failing miserably and reading half of the ARCs I receive after their release date , but there was zero chance I wasn t going to talk about this one on Valentine s Day The story here is about Annie Ever since she was a little girl she has dreamed of the moment she would meet cute her one true love She was al Find all of my reviews at Normally I wouldn t be posting a review so many months in advance of a book s release heck, let s face it normally I end up failing miserably and reading half of the ARCs I receive after their release date , but there was zero chance I wasn t going to talk about this one on Valentine s Day The story here is about Annie Ever since she was a little girl she has dreamed of the moment she would meet cute her one true love She was always sure it would come in the form of a true a ha moment with a man who may or may not live on a houseboat, possibly with a child, maybe after tragically being widowed Either that or it would be in love to hate form via e mail correspondence or some form of social media where she sparred unknowingly with the man who was to be her soulmate But has Annie become so wrapped up in the fantasy that she won t be able to recognize the real thing when she sees it As I to
4.5 stars Alright y all, this review is going to be full of You ve Got Mail gifs so here we go Waiting for Tom Hanks is about Annie, a young woman obsessed with romantic comedies and searching for her own Tom Hanks Not the actual Tom Hanks, but the metaphorical version of him where he s the perfect man in romantic comedies When she finds out a romantic comedy is going to be filming in her neighborhood, she gets a job on the set where she meets leading man Drew, the opposite of Tom Hanks.I 4.5 stars Alright y all, this review is going to be full of You ve Got Mail gifs so here we go Waiting for Tom Hanks is about Annie, a young woman obsessed with romantic comedies and searching for her own Tom Hanks Not the actual Tom Hanks, but the metaphorical version of him where he s the perfect man in romantic comedies When she finds out a romantic comedy is going to be filming in her neighborhood, she gets a job on the set where she meets leading man Drew, the opposite of Tom Hanks.I loved this book, I actually made myself put it down so I could get enough sleep for work the next day Had it not been a working day, I would have read this until well into the evening because it was a total page turner A great enemies to lovers ro
3.5 starsI m actually surprised I enjoyed this one considering I m not the biggest fan of romantic comedies and that s such a big part of this story But hey, the clever title reeled me right in This wasn t a perfect read but I thought it was cute and provided a nice distraction from real life.To say twenty seven year old Annie likes romantic comedies is putting it mildly It slike she is obsessed with them partly because she grew up watching them with her late mother Annie is convinced 3.5 starsI m actually surprised I enjoyed this one considering I m not the biggest fan of romantic comedies and that s such a big part of this story But hey, the clever title reeled me right in This wasn t a perfect read but I thought it was cute and provided a nice distraction from real life.To say twenty seven year old Annie likes romantic comedies is putting it mildly It slike she is obsessed with them partly because she grew up watching them with her late mother Annie is convinced there is a Mr Right out there for her similar to the type of character Tom Hanks plays when he is paired up with Meg Ryan But when a new man enters her life let s just say things don t go quite how she expected At times Annie is kinda annoying but overall I did like the chemistry between her and her love interest in the book The story isn t perfect but it was fun which was all I was really hoping for when I picked up the book I even found myself havi
I think this book is good but honestly I m pretty biased. And DNF NRI feel like I ve been DNF ing all over the place lately but this one, I fear, is going to give me permanent resting bitch face if I don t skedattle with a quickness.Why, you ask Two words Annie Cassidy Annie is a pill I can abide a grump but a pill is a whole different ball of wax Were Annie an actual person she would be one of those people that you duck into an alley or bend quickly to tie to your shoes so she doesn t spot you.Otherwise you re going to be there for awhile And And DNF NRI feel like I ve been DNF ing all over the place lately but this one, I fear, is going to give me permanent resting bitch face if I don t skedattle with a quickness.Why, you ask Two words Annie Cassidy Annie is a pill I can abide a grump but a pill is a whole different ball of wax Were Annie an actual person she would be one of those people that you duck into an alley or bend quickly to tie to your shoes so she doesn t spot you.Otherwise you re going to be there for awhile And you can bet she s going to roll out the poor me because ALL THE REASONS card.I don t want to harsh on her any harder than I already have but she clearly was rubbing me the wrong way from the meet cute with actor Drew Danforth where she spills her hot coffee all
Unpopular opinion here and I feel kind of sad that I feel this way over this beautifully written romance novel, with such an incredible cover I am probably the only one who will be feeling this way over this novel, but I never back down from speaking the truth when it comes down to any romance novels Don t get me wrong, the writing was surprisingly incredibly well written What threw me off was the story plot I am the biggest fan of Tom Hanks and all his cheesy rom com movies, but to me IUnpopular opinion here and I feel kind of sad that I feel this way over this beautifully written romance novel, with such an incredible cover I am probably the only one who will be feeling this way over this novel, but I never back down from speaking the truth when it comes down to any romance novels Don t get me wrong, the writing was surprisingly incredibly well written What threw me off was the story plot I am the biggest fan of Tom Hanks and all his cheesy rom com movies, but to me I did not see this story appealing once I got into it I actually feel really bad about it, but I cannot be denied from stating my opinion I f
Waiting for Tom Hanks issuccessful as a love letter to romcoms than a romance, IMO I wish it did both well.I can so relate to the author s and her heroine s adoration of romantic comedies I usually spend pre Christmas season gorging on everything cute and light I can stream Nora Ephron s masterpieces are always at top of that list When Harry Met Sally, Sleepless In Seattle, You ve Got Mail, and then Serendipity, While You Were Sleeping, 27 Dresses, Bridget Jones Diary, Working Girl, G Waiting for Tom Hanks issuccessful as a love letter to romcoms than a romance, IMO I wish it did both well.I can so relate to the author s and her heroine s adoration of romantic comedies I usually spend pre Christmas season gorging on everything cute and light I can stream Nora Ephron s masterpieces are always at top of that list When Harry Met Sally, Sleepless In Seattle, You ve Got Mail, and then Serendipity, While You Were Sleeping, 27 Dresses, Bridget Jones Diary, Working Girl, Groundhog Day, Sabrina, etc., etc., etc they fill my heart with warmth Being submerged into in depth conversations about my holiday faves was very soothing.The main romance though, between
Cute for the most part, but the last 30% or so was questionable RTC 4 STARSThis was a lovely,cute and lighthearted story.I liked the premise and the consept, I find it refreshing The story is about Annie,who is a writer and obsessed with rom coms.Who doesn t like them I love them A romantic comedy is set to film in Annie s hometown and she gets a job as the director s assistant.Soon she gets to know the lead actor, Drew Danforth and she isn t impressed with him Annie was an interesting heroine, I can t say I loved her all the time.She was cute but sometimes s 4 STARSThis was a lovely,cute and lighthearted story.I liked the premise and the consept, I find it refreshing The story is about Annie,who is a writer and obsessed with rom coms.Who doesn t like them I love them A romantic comedy is set to film in Annie s hometown and she gets a job as the director s assistant.Soon she gets to know the lead actor, Drew Danforth and she i
Buddy read with Madalyn Melanie If you re into romantic comedies no matter how wacky or wild they get , you will enjoy this one It s got a lot of nods to classic romcoms, both on the page and as part
Thank you Netgalley and Berkley for providing me with an ARC THIS WAS SO ADORABLE AND CUTE A literal romantic comedy wrapped up in all the warm fuzzy feelings This story follows Annie, a writer who is obsessed with rom coms and finding true love, which she finds while working on the set of a romantic comedy with hearthrob Drew It has all the fun cliches, an awkward hilarious meet cute, the denying or the feelings, misunderstanding, and a grand gesture that will leave you with a huge smile Thank you Netgalley and Berkley for providing me with an ARC THIS WAS SO ADORABLE AND CUTE A literal romantic comedy wrapped up in all the warm fuzzy feelings This story follows Annie, a writer who is obsessed with rom coms and finding true love, which she finds while working on the set of a romantic comedy with hearthrob Drew It has all the fun cliches, an awkward hilarious meet cute, the denying or the feelings, misunderstanding, and a grand gesture that will leave you with a huge smile on your face.I loved following Annie as she tries to get her life together and figure out where she wants to go At 26, I related so much to her and her story of self discovery That being said, I really really wish we had someromantic moments with Drew and Annie It s very PG13, fade to black and I wantedfor the epilogue It s such a slow burn that it takes FOREVER for t

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  • Paperback
  • 320 pages
  • Waiting for Tom Hanks
  • Kerry Winfrey
  • English
  • 07 January 2017
  • 1984804022