Life couldn't be more perfect for Candace Woodrow. Her gourmet gift basket company is thriving, and she's set to marry steady, dependable Barry. There's just one wrench in the fairytale. Two weeks before her wedding she wakes up in the wrong man's bed. Candace thinks she'll be able to run out the door and forget all about Michael Vogler, but the Boston millionaire has other plans for the jittery bride.
As the wedding approaches, Candace's life is further complicated by a thrill-seeking grandma and a meddlesome mother whose marriage track record rivals Elizabeth Taylor's. She attempts to drown her sorrows in chocolate, but with a sexy bachelor appearing on her doorstep at every turn - she finds herself wondering if there's enough of the sweet stuff in the world to stop her heart from racing every time he comes near.
*Special bonus material: Recipes written by the characters inside!*
*The original version of this eBook was published in 2004.*
THE SWEET AND SAVORY ROMANCE series:
Prequel - The Groom Wanted Seconds
Book 1 - The Bride Wore Chocolate
Book 2 - The Devil Served Desire
Book 3 - The Angel Tasted Temptation
Book 3.5 - The Millionaire Tempted Fate
Book 4 - The Playboy Savored Seduction
Book 4.5 - The Beauty Charmed Santa
Book 5 - The Boss Courted Trouble
Author's Note: While THE BRIDE WORE CHOCOLATE can easily be read as a stand-alone story, you'll likely enjoy reading the other SWEET AND SAVORY ROMANCES, too.
"...a mixture of wonderful writing, witty dialogue, family members that will leave you exasperated and laughing out loud--and the best chocolate recipes that I've ever had the fortune to stumble across." - Romance Junkies, 5 Ribbons
"The Bride wore Chocolate' is an absolutely delightful 'Rom Com' you do not want to miss out on. Take one cautious bride in Candace Woodrow + one boring fiancé add a dollop of delicious temptation in Michael Volgler and you got yourself an absolute treat on your hands. The writing was fantastic and the secondary characters were a smile a minute from Candace's Quirky Grandma to her interfering Mother-in-law to be. This book is full of humor, witty dialogues, chocolate and delicious recipes with very entertaining baking instructions." - Harlequin Junkie Romance Reviews, 5 out of 5 stars
"This is one of the most delightful and amusing books that I have had the pleasure to read in a long time." - Amelia Richard, CataRomance Reviews
ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
New York Times and USA Today bestselling author Shirley Jump spends her days writing romance and women's fiction to feed her shoe addiction and avoid cleaning the toilets. She cleverly finds writing time by feeding her kids junk food, allowing them to dress in the
clothes they find on the floor and encouraging the dogs to double as vacuum cleaners.
Look for her Sweet and Savory Romance series, including the USA Today bestselling book, THE BRIDE WORE CHOCOLATE, and her Sweetheart Club series for Berkley, starting with THE SWEETHEART BARGAIN.