Author: Nicola Doherty
Pages: 76 pages
Release date: 24th September 2014
Lily is an actress. At least, that’s what she tells people, even though she’s currentlyworking in a call centre and her last big part was an ad for Sofa Warehouse. So when she’s invited to her cousin Alice’s wedding in LA, it’s a dream come true. Alice’s fiancé Sam is actually a Hollywood agent; how can Lily fail to get talent-spotted?
There’s only one problem; not only is Lily banned from mentioning acting, parts orproducers to Sam, she’s expected to spend the entire week doing wedding-related prep with Sam’s boring groomsman Jesse. But Lily firmly believes that rules were made to be broken …
I kindly received Lily Does L.A. in exchange of an honest review by the publisher via NetGalley.
Girls on Tour is a series of five interlinked e-novellas about four friends who find fun, romance and adventure abroad. It features glamorous locations and hot men, The e-novellas are coming out between July 2014 and April 2015. Lastly, Girls on Tour brings all five novellas together in one volume with extra material, published in ebook and paperback in April 2015. Lily Does L.A. is the second instalment in this hilarious, romantic and unputdownable five-part series. Perfect for fans of Lindsey Kelk’s I Heart… novels. Eventhough it is part of a series, you can read it as an stand alone novella too.
In this installment we meet Lily, a young british woman and aspiring actress. For paying her bills, she is currently working at a call center. To make her job bearable she is practising her accents on the phone with the customers. Her boss is not very pleased about that and fires her. There could have been a better timing for the wedding invitation of Lily’s cousin Alice to turn up. This is just what she needs. It’s a dream to come true for Lily to finally visit the United States and be spotted for a blockbuster. This shoudn’t be much of a problem because Alice husband to be as an hollywood agent. He will help her out, won’t he? When Lily arrives in L.A., she is supposed to help Alice with the last – minute organization of the wedding. Rather helping with the wedding organisation Lily pretty much turns her cousins world upside down…