Countdown to Beach Season: An Excerpt From the Must-Read Book of the Summer

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Summer calls for racy reads—and What I Was Doing While You Were Breeding fits that bill. While her friends were getting married and having kids, caustic sitcom writer (How I Met Your Mother and That ’70s Show) Kristin Newman was hooking up with hunky men the world over. Propelled by Clooney-sized commitment issues, she got with a Russian bartender and a priapic Viking. She shares her exploits—and the hard-won lessons learned—with a frankness that would have had a lesser woman reaching for a pseudonym.

Read the first chapter here.

Reprinted from What I Was Doing While You Were Breeding. Copyright (c) 2014 by Kristin Newman. Published by Three Rivers Press, an imprint of the Crown Publishing Group, a division of Random House, LLC, a Penguin Random House Company.

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