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Ghanaian-American Angela Appiah has checked off all the boxes for the "Perfect Immigrant Daughter." Enroll in medical school. Snag a suitable boyfriend. Surround self with successful and loyal friends. But then her boyfriend dumps her, she bombs the most important exam of her medical career, and her best friend pulls away. And her parents are a lot less proud of their daughter. Just when things couldn't get more complicated, enter Ricky Gutierrez - brilliant, thoughtful, sexy, and seems to see Angie for who she is instead of what she can represent. For someone who's always been in control, Angie realizes there's one thing she can't plan on: matters of her heart.