“NEXT!” is an honest, optimistic, and humorous portrayal of dating in the modern world that proves that even though we all hate dating, the payoff is definitely worth it.  see more...
       Robert James writes so well he should provide further books on his thoughts about contemporary society. Recommended - for both men and women.  see more...
The Modern Day Dobie Gillis

By Tinfoot (Top 500 Reviewer)

I Laughed Out Loud

By Teri

The Dating Game in the 21st Century 

By Grady Harp (Los Angeles, CA United States)

       Many of the stories made me laugh out loud. He realizes he has to kiss a lot of frogs to find his princess.  see more...

NEXT!  The Search for My Last First Date

Readers Speak!


"...readers will be sure to identify with the many awkward, funny, and just plain weird tales of twenty first century dating collected here in NEXT!"  Red City Reviews


 "Finally, a book on dating from the man's perspective, as warped as that may be."  Cathy  (Literary Executive)


"Funniest romance book I ever read."  Jill 

"When did modern dating get so complicated, and funny?" 

"This book is hilarious.  It would make a great movie."  Greg (Film Executive)

"I loved the story about me!  And thanks for changing my name!"  Molly


"Where does he find all these beautiful women, good wine, and libido?"  Connie

"This is a modern day fairy tale, and Bob is Prince Charming."  Cathy

       As a single fellow who just, um, turned that particular age corner, I found NEXT! both vastly entertaining and particularly pertinent.  see more...