From the thrill and dread that comes with an unplanned pregnancy to catching up with an ex and having second thoughts, Wedding Cake for Breakfast offers an intimate and often surprising look at that first year of marriage through the eyes and lives of 23 acclaimed women writers. With humor and candor, this collection takes readers behind closed doors for close-ups and personal glimpses into the emotional joys and complications of creating a life together—all the while blending families, furniture, and traditions for the very first time.
Gathered together in this hilarious and heartwarming anthology some of today’s most renowned female voices, including New York Times bestselling authors Susan Jane Gillman, Joshilyn Jackson, and Jill Kargman, share their most touching and illuminating stories from the first 365 days of matrimony.
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The writing is weighted heavily toward the gushy, and many of the essays spend a great deal of time wandering through the courtship and the wedding before getting to what is meant to be the important part.Read Full Review of Wedding Cake for Breakfast | See more reviews from Publishers Weekly
WEDDING CAKE FOR BREAKFAST is a good primer for the unmarrieds and an engaging and entertaining check-up for those of us who have been in the marital trenches for decades now.Read Full Review of Wedding Cake for Breakfast
The enduring message of marriage, that singular commitment requiring sacrifice and unselfishness in the best and worst of times, survives the test of all these stories.Read Full Review of Wedding Cake for Breakfast
Wedding Cake for Breakfast is an honest, thoughtful and stirring look at what the pivotal first year of marriage was like for each author.Read Full Review of Wedding Cake for Breakfast
I'd like to extend a huge thank you to Kim Perel and Wendy Sherman for having the vision to put together such a book as "Wedding Cake for Breakfast." To me, this book is a "tasty treat" that I see myself partaking in again and again.Read Full Review of Wedding Cake for Breakfast
A book that describes that love is more than just the fairytale we were all force fed. True love is learning how to compromise, communicate, learning how to be clever….to be the best possible person for your wife or husband.Read Full Review of Wedding Cake for Breakfast
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