Astrid Parker Doesn't Fail - Ashley Herring Blake

Astrid Parker Doesn't Fail

By Ashley Herring Blake

  • Release Date: 2022-11-22
  • Genre: Gay & Lesbian
Score: 4.5
From 180 Ratings


An interior designer who is never without the perfect plan learns to renovate her love life without one in this new romantic comedy by Ashley Herring Blake, author of Delilah Green Doesn’t Care.
For Astrid Parker, failure is unacceptable. Ever since she broke up with her fiancé a year ago, she’s been focused on her career—her friends might say she’s obsessed, but she knows she’s just driven. When Pru Everwood asks her to be the designer for the Everwood Inn’s renovation, which will be featured on a popular HGTV show, Innside America, Astrid is thrilled. Not only will the project distract her from her failed engagement and help her struggling business, but her perpetually displeased mother might finally give her a nod of approval.
However, Astrid never planned on Jordan Everwood, Pru’s granddaughter and the lead carpenter for the renovation, who despises every modern design decision Astrid makes. Jordan is determined to preserve the history of her family’s inn, particularly as the rest of her life is in shambles. When that determination turns into some light sabotage to ruffle Astrid’s perfect little feathers, the showrunners ask them to play up the tension. But somewhere along the way, their dislike for each other evolves into something quite different, and Astrid must decide what success truly means. Is she going to pursue the life that she’s expected to lead or the one that she wants?


  • Ashley Herring Blake does it again

    By Kayylajayy
    I knew Delilah Green Doesn’t Care would be spectacular after the first chapter. Astrid Parker Doesn’t Fail is just as phenomenal after the first page. I love the bond between Astrid and her tribe is thoroughly throughout the book. Along with how Astrid really connects with Jordan. The ups and downs kept me on my seat the entire book. Ten out of ten. Cannot wait to read about Iris!