HAPPY IS THE BRIDE has an interesting concept, take a
wedding and capture four different
unique stories happening concurrently within the scope of the
entire event. Kind of like having different cameras zeroing
different people and activities and producing a video
the wedding. That's basically the premise of HAPPY IS THE
BRIDE authored by four talented authors each putting their own
unique signature to this lovely book about ultimately finding
happiness and hopefully ending up with a walk down the aisle.
Event two, GETTING SADDLED by Cat Johnson. In this
segment we get to spend time with Erin the wedding planner.
has been so busy getting her business going that she has spent
little or no time developing a life out of the office. Erin
gets a last
minute job doing the wedding organization for, you guessed it,
Ellie and Brady's upcoming wedding. Luckily some of the basic
arrangements have already been set up. But still. Three weeks.
Planning the execution of this wedding in short was definitely
going to be a challenge but Erin was up for it. What Erin never
counted on was meeting a cowboy ranch hand that appealed to
her on a totally unexpected level. True case of city girl and
Event three, TAMING THE SHERIFF by Kate Pearce. Nate
Turner is a small town deputy sheriff in California and finds
himself in Texas. Nate went to college with Brady and their
friendship transcended distance. Turns out there is quite an
eclectic group invited to the wedding of Ellie and Brady.
corporate types, lawmen, pop star with his entourage, and
in plain sight, a member of the paparazzi. Nate couldn't
his protective instinct kicked in when he spied Della getting
harassed by the men watching the entrance to the hotel.
was to protect the pop star. Della definitely got under
and he took her under his wing as his date for the wedding
There was just something about this woman. Something even the
big bad sheriff never guessed.
Final act is event four, THE WEDDING BET by Janet Dailey. It's
never a good idea getting goaded into placing a bet. But when
you have a gambler's heart and soul well it's hard to pass
good deal. Something that sounds so easy can't be bad. Think
again. Brady's cousin Linc is a gambler. Nothing he likes more
than a bet. So with a bottle of bourbon against a year of
BBQ ribs the game is on. All Linc has to do is bed his
first this was a non-starter. But even if it was perhaps a
move Linc thinks having even one more night with Tracy was a
win. So the bets on.
Nothing lovelier than romance, weddings, and second chances. In
HAPPY IS THE BRIDE we are treated to all three.
1 Wedding, 4 New York Times Bestselling
Authors, 5 Happily Ever Afters!
up all the romance and excitement a bride could hope
forâ€”plus a healthy dose of unforeseen shenanigansâ€”four of
todayâ€™s most dazzling bestselling authors deliver the
wedding of the year, where thereâ€™s somethingâ€”and
someoneâ€”for everyone. . .
Opposites attract when
a wealthy cattleman and a penniless artist decide to get
hitched at a Texas dude ranch in tornado countryâ€”and the
whirlwind festivities are as filled with surprises as their
love . . . especially when the guest list includes: one
pretty party crasher on a mission, a sheriff known as the
One Night Stand King, and a workaholic event planner who
definitely did not plan to fall for a laid back cowboy. Toss
in a shocking behind-the-scenes bet, a fateful power
outage, and a Man of Honor and a Best Woman determined to
see the worst in each other (between hot kisses), plus
thrilling lessons in love at firstâ€”and secondâ€”sight, and
the celebrations are going to go all night long!