Sea of Love (The Romantic Comedies)

When it comes to love, sometimes it's sink or swim.

As if it's not bad enough that Darby had to leave NYC and her BF to move to Florida, where her family's started running a hotel, now she has to help with the hotel's annual Valentine's Day Cupid's Ball. Things start looking up when local beach hottie Zach takes Darby surfing and shows her around. Beach life actually starts to grow on this fish out of water.

Then -- surprise! A week before the ball, Darby's NYC ex decides to pay her a visit. Darby's knee-deep in guilt because she realizes she's fallen for Zach! This Valentine's Day, is Darby ready to dive into a new relationship with the guy who's captured her heart?

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By Jennifer (Bloomington, IL) · ★★★★★ · January 19, 2009
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Darby hates her life. Her father had a mid-life crisis and quit his job on Wall Street to move the family to Coconut Grove, Florida, to run the Seabreeze Hotel. His family always vacationed there, and when he wanted a change, he convinced the owners that he... ...more
By Amanda (The United States) · March 26, 2009
I choose to Sea of Love as an independent reading book. This book is about a girl named Darby and she moved from New York to Florida. Her father quit her job and sold there house and used it to run a hotel. Meanwhile she meets a boy that seems to know nothing about love. To find out more read th... ...more
By Nicholas (Rancho Cordova, CA) · ★★★★☆ · November 03, 2014
This was a really cute and quick read. The relationship between the characters is what really sets this book apart and makes it so adorable. The personal growth in Darby is great. A quick read with lots of laughs. ...more
By Shanyn (Big Rapids, MI) · January 26, 2014
Sea of Love is a cute Simon Pulse RomCom. Darby's parents move her family to Florida for her senior year of high school, and for the first six months she hates living there because she's a New York City girl. On New Years Eve, Darby spies a surfer boy, and wonders if she might like him.

Darby star... ...more
By Panda (Penrith, NSW, Australia) · ★★☆☆☆ · August 24, 2013
not my favorite of the Simon pulse romantic comedies however still enjoyable. I found that there was not much romantic tension and the main complication just fell a little short for me. this may be because i couldn't identify so much with the main characters of it could just be because i am final... ...more
By Tiffany (The United States) · ★★★★☆ · June 09, 2012
i think that this book is really good. it was about a girl who has to leave her boyfriend soon and move, but then she has to help decorate for a party and then she meets a guy from the beach. she starts falling for him and doesnt know who to tell her boyfriend now. i thought this book was really... ...more
By Hillary (Salt Lake City, UT) · ★★★★★ · February 04, 2013
I loved every second if this book! I hate reading books twice but I would willingly read this one again. :) ...more
By Janelle (The United States) · ★★★★★ · July 26, 2013
I really loved reading this book. The plot and the characters were cute and I really like the ending. ...more
By Victoria (The United States) · ★★★☆☆ · May 02, 2008
can't wait to read.the author is from where i live and went to school with my dad so thats pretty cool too. ...more