Brides of Bonneterre Trilogy: Stand-In Groom / Menu for Romance / A Case for Love
Brides of Bonneterre Trilogy Stand-In Groom / Menu for Romance / A Case for Love Author:Kaye Dacus Follow the lives and loves of a Southern wedding planner and some of her fun-loving -- but meddlesome -- cousins in this contemporary romance series. Set in the fictional, quintessential southern city of Bonneterre, Louisiana, the Brides of Bonneterre series is filled with fun, food, family -- and lots of romance! Although each of the three volu... more »mes deals with serious themes such as forgiveness and fear, the tone is lighthearted and humorous, with plenty of southern charm, wit, and wisdom mixed in.
STAND-IN GROOM (Brides of Bonneterre, Bk 1)
When professional wedding planner Anne Hawthorne first meets the handsome Englishman George Laurence, she wonders if God has finally answered her prayers for a husband. But when the "best man" for her turns out to be a client -- and someone else's to-have-and-to-hold -- Anne quickly realizes that planning his wedding will be no honeymoon. Can she remain professional while falling for the groom? A personal assistant for a wealthy man who wishes to keep his identity and his engagement -- a secret, George Laurence has come to Louisiana to plan his employer's wedding and pose as the groom. Not only is this a challenge to the tenets of his Christian faith, but he can't stand the fact that he's deceiving Anne, the first woman who ever made his heart really sing. Will George ultimately risk his career to keep the woman he loves?
MENU FOR ROMANCE (Brides of Bonneterre, Bk 2)
After eight years of unrequited love, Meredith Guidry decides it's time to move on and try to find someone who'll love her in return. So she makes a prayerful New Year's resolution to meet someone new and end her single status by year's end. And when the handsome contractor she hires to finish remodeling her house asks her out, it looks like her prayer may have been answered. But dating Ward doesn't seem to do anything to lessen Meredith's feelings toward a certain chef she works with every day. Executive Chef Major O'Hara has sworn off relationships, knowing he could never saddle the woman he loves with a family situation like his. When he's offered the opportunity of a lifetime -- to open his own restaurant -- will he leave his comfortable job and Meredith -- to chase his lifelong dream? And when it looks like he's about to lose Meredith Guidry to another man, can he concoct a menu for romance to win her back?
A CASE FOR LOVE (Brides of Bonneterre, Bk 3)
The Alaine Delacroix that all of Bonneterre knows is the carefully polished image she puts forth every day on her noontime newsmagazine program. When her parents' home and small business is threatened by the biggest corporation in town, Alaine is forced to choose between her image and fighting for the life her family has built. Lawyer Forbes Guidry is used to making things go his way. But when he's asked to take on a pro bono case for a colleague, he'll learn that he can't control everything -- including his feelings for his new client: Alaine Delacroix. Alaine's only option to help her family is hiring Forbes, but can she bring herself to trust the handsome, disarmingly charming lawyer? And will Forbes Guidry be able to make a case for love before losing his job and family? Can both trust that God will present a solution before all is lost?« less