Rocktober Wishes: The Back-Up List


Actually, author Amber Best was kind enough to send me a promo copy of her book, The Back-Up List, so I really can’t say I’m wishing to read this one. Wishing for the time to read it… now that is a different story entirely.


Here’s why:

The Back-Up List has only ever been a joke- that’s it. Madison Grey has a celebrity crush list of possible replacement husbands ready with the off-chance her husband might inexplicably vanish. Clearly, Madison was not prepared for- A. her husband’s untimely death and B. Calvin Hunt, rock god and top man on her Back-Up List to begin crushing on her. Talk about your cruel cosmic ironies. It has only been six months since her entire family was killed in a tragic accident and he’s looking to her for a hook-up! Really? Calvin Hunt, rock icon, is living the dream of any womanizing man-whore- that is until he spots the first unavailable woman he’s ever met. What the hell? Is she gay? He’s busily seducing her with concert tickets and exotic getaways, all while he’s touring. There are plenty of obstacles he’ll have to overcome to be with her and he’ll need all the help he can get from his stoic bodyguard, his nosy Oprah-channeling brother and even Madison’s bizarrely quirky friends who are all fighting to cross his name off of Madison’s Back-Up List.

Come ON! What a concept!!

I gotta read this one… maybe we’ll do it as a Readalong. What do you guys think?



  1. Deena Rae

    October 22, 2013 2:57 am

    I would read that… Too bad Ms. Best didn’t stop by EBB for #Rocktober – but it’s not too late (hint, hint, hint)

  2. Amber Best

    October 28, 2013 3:06 pm

    Hi Ladies,
    What’s EBB?!?! I feel stupid Idk what it is!

    • Susan

      October 28, 2013 3:38 pm

      It’s Deena’s site: e-Book Builders.

      Don’t feel stupid. We’re only getting started with convincing the world we’re the two ultimate stops for Rock Fiction.

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