Summer messed up big, but life is about to give her a second chance.
Today, we are the stop on the Blog Tour for You May Kiss the Bridesmaid by Camilla Isley.
Our thanks to the author and Rachel Random Resources for the advanced reader’s copy.
You May Kiss the Bridesmaid is part of the First Comes Love series but can be read as a standalone.
Title: You May Kiss the Bridesmaid by Camilla Isley.
Publication Date: Pink Bloom Press; 1 edition (July 23, 2020)
Archibald Hill is handsome, single, and he’s going to his best friend’s wedding ready to make a conquest or two. After all, everyone knows weddings are the perfect setting to get lucky.
Summer Knowles used to have a life—friends, family, a sister who’d do anything for her—until she blew it all away with a terrible mistake. Now, attending her twin’s wedding as the party’s undesirable number one seems like more than she can handle. So, when a tall stranger with smoldering ice-blue eyes offers her a therapy of seven nights of no-strings-attached fun, she might even ignore that he has a beard and accept.
Problem is, Summer has never been good at keeping sex and feelings separated…
From the Publisher’s Blurb
Summer Knowles messed up big. Some time ago, she believed herself in love with her best childhood friend’s boyfriend and slept with him. Ostracized by her friends and judged by her family, she had to keep living with the guilt.
To make matters worse, her twin sister Summer was having a one-week destination wedding, and she would have to face all her former friends, including the one she cheated. She was terrified by the prospect.
The first person she met at the hotel was the infamous best man, a guy her sister had described as a total player and womanizer.
Archibald Hill was sin incarnate. He wasted no time in trying to seduce Summer. She sent him packing but, after overhearing some unflattering things about herself in the ladies room, she got a little distressed and ended up in his hotel room.
I loved everything about this story. Summer had to deal with so much remorse. It must be so hard not to be able to forgive oneself.
Archie was lovely, caring, and respectful. Hidden behind the lady’s man exterior was someone worth knowing.
The couple had incredible chemistry, and there were some steamy scenes.
A lovely romantic comedy! I read it in one sitting, I just could not put it down.
Actually, I liked it so much that I went on and read the two previous books in the series (see info below).
Disclosure: I received an ARC of this book from the author in exchange for an honest review.
Also in this series
To The Stars and Back tells the story of Lana, the friend Summer cheated. It is a lovely girl-meets-celebrity story. From Thailand with Love is the story of how Summer’s twin sister, Winter, met her future husband while taking photos for an archeological expedition. A fun and lovely read with an Indiana Jones vibe.
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About the Author
Camilla is an engineer turned writer after she quit her job to follow her husband on an adventure abroad.
She’s a cat lover, coffee addict, and shoe hoarder. Besides writing, she loves reading–duh!–cooking, watching bad TV, and going to the movies–popcorn, please. She’s a bit of a foodie, nothing too serious. A keen traveler, Camilla knows mosquitoes play a role in the ecosystem, and she doesn’t want to starve all those frog princes out there, but she could really live without them.