The Love Hypothesis by Ali Hazelwood – A Rustic Mind
Olive Smith, a third-year Ph.D. candidate, kisses the first man she sees in order to get her best friend, Anh, off her back. The man turns out to be Dr. Adam Carlsen, a young professor, who is unpopular among the students. He agrees to fake-date Olive for his own reasons. What follows are scenarios where they're forced to make-out in public and engage in PDA on multiple occasions. Do these situations and the time they end up spending with each other, lead to actual feelings?