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Release Blast: From This Day Forward by Lauren Layne: The Wedding Belles #0.5

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The Wedding Belles #0.5
Lauren Layne
Released June 6th, 2016
Pocket Star

Sex and the City meets The Wedding Planner in this prequel to USA TODAY bestselling author Lauren Layne’s The Wedding Belles series about three high-powered New York City women who can plan any wedding—but their own.

Up-and-coming wedding photographer Leah McHale’s career is on the rise–thanks in no small part to the Wedding Belles, the elite New York wedding planning agency that always throws top-tier business Leah’s way. So when one of the Belles asks Leah to fill in at the former First Daughter's wedding, Leah is overjoyed to say yes–until she finds out who she’ll be working with.

Jason Rhodes is the one man who was able to capture Leah’s heart and, once he had it, promptly stepped all over it and left her broken. Now he’s working side-by-side with her at the biggest wedding of the season and Leah is determined to give him the cold shoulder. Despite his persistence, she is not going to fall for his charming, impish ways again. Not even if he still has that killer, irresistible smile...

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We are giving this a rating of 5 cups of sweet and spicy caffeinated goodness!  The prequel to Lauren Layne's newest series The Wedding Belles will grab readers imagination and a fondness for everything wedding related!

The prequel for the newest Lauren Layne series, The Wedding Belles, is enough to wet readers appetite into this new story setting.  In From This Day Forward, we are introduced into the fascinating world of wedding planners, where magic is churned for the biggest day in anyone's life.  Here we meet Jason Rhodes and Leah McHale, two wedding photographers whose life was all roses and romance and hot steamy sex a year ago but unlike the fairy tale weddings they chronicle, theirs was a short lived one ending in heartache for the both of them.  But the biggest wedding in The Wedding Belles history needs them both, can they set aside their differences to work together or will this be the catalyst for them to finally put a closure to their relationship or to start it again?  Leah and Jason will make you laugh, cry, yell at their stubborn pride but ultimately cheer them on to their happy ending amidst the wedding of the year!

Lauren Layne is the USA Today bestselling author of more than a dozen romantic comedies. She lives in New York City with her husband (who was her high school sweetheart--cute, right?!) and plus-sized Pomeranian. 

In 2011, she ditched her corporate career in Seattle to pursue a full-time writing career in Manhattan, and never looked back.

In her ideal world, every stiletto-wearing, Kate Spade wielding woman would carry a Kindle stocked with Lauren Layne books. 

For a list of all her works, please be sure to check out her official website!


  1. Thank you so much for sharing your lovely review!!


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