"As If on Cue is an absolute delight from beginning to end, one that Marisa Kanter infuses with so much musical theater joy. Natalie and Reid are impossible not to love, whether they’re at each other’s throats, slowly warming up to each other, or fighting their undeniable chemistry. The enemies-to-lovers romcom of my dreams."
– Rachel Lynn Solomon, author of Today Tonight Tomorrow
“A showstopping follow-up to Kanter’s phenomenal debut, As If on Cue delivers unforgettable swoons, banter, and heart. This book deserves a standing ovation.”
– Kelsey Rodkey, author of Last Chance Books.
"Filled with witty banter, a sweet romance, and Kanter's signature complex family and friendship dynamics, AS IF ON CUE is an uplifting celebration of the arts with a love story that will melt your heart. This book made my inner theatre kid so happy!"
– Cameron Lund, author of Heartbreakers and Fakers
"Hilarious, swoony, and full of delicious banter and theater kid feels, Kanter has penned rivals-to-lovers perfection. It is impossible not to fall in love with Natalie’s vibrant voice, complicated emotions, and unbridled passion for her art. Watching Natalie and Reid discover their feelings for each other through pranks, competition, and collaboration immediately captured my heart. This book is absolute instant favorite. I’m on Team Natareid forever!"
– Auriane Desombre, author of I Think I Love You
"Swoony, hilarious, and full of unforgettable banter, As If on Cue is the enemies to lovers romcom we’ve all been waiting for. Kanter’s love of theater shines through on every page, and Natalie and Reid had me rooting for them from the start."
– Jennifer Dugan, author of Some Girls Do
"...[T]he sweet romance (and talented theater kids!) will charm readers. ... [T]he novel deftly addresses microaggressions and antisemitism. ... Solid entertainment."
– Kirkus Reviews, August 2021
"With heart, determination, and jazz hands, AS IF ON CUE is a theatrical delight of a book, with an enemies-to-lovers romance that you'll root for from the start."
– Rachel Strolle, Teen Services Coordinator, Glenside Public Library District
"An entertaining and humorous story.... A welcome addition to the teen section"
– School Library Journal, November 2021