Tug-at-your-heartstrings new adult first love story. To combat the boredom of her minimum wage job as a cashier, Amelie D'Amico, a broke UChicago grad student, strikes up a conversation with Ben, a quiet customer who checks out only at her register. After their shared passion for cooking jumpstarts their friendship, Ben confesses to Amelie that he's never dated before and asks her to teach him. Against her better judgement, Amelie sets out to help her new...friend. If you like Helen Hoang's The Bride Test or Sally Thorne's 99 Percent Mine, read Amelie and Ben's story. Friends-to-lovers Grad Student/Cashier + Financial Analyst NORMAL PEOPLE x LOVE QUOTIENT BOOK 1 IN LOVE IN CHICAGO SERIES OF STANDALONES.