The Girl’s Guide to Getting Hitched by Sophie Hart
I loved this novel! I started reading it a few days before my boyfriend’s brother was getting married. I thought the title was appropriate to get me in the wedding mood!
This novel was entertaining and insightful on different perspectives for different relationships where the people involved were getting ready to saying ‘I Do’ or had recently said ‘I Do’. One relationship was on the early side, one around the ‘normal expected’ age, and one as a second marriage in mid-adulthood.
I enjoyed the way the women came together at different points in their lives and found common ground. Watching them make connections and live their lives while trying figuring it all out was entertaining. Nothing is ever perfect and often times the things that seem perfect are a jumbled mess beneath the surface. Having children is important to many young couples hoping to start a family, but you can’t forget to take care of yourselves and one another. You can’t underestimate the importance of making time to nurture your adult relationships in order to live a happy life.
There are a handful of interesting characters in this book and overall it was downright entertaining. I’d recommend it to all who love women’s fiction with a good dose of humor and a splash of romance.
My Rating: 5/5 Stars
I received this book through NetGalley. I have volunteered to share my review and all the opinions are 100% my own. ❤
About the Book
Author: Sophie Hart
Published: July 2015
Book Blurb: Rule number one: Keep calm and marry on…
When new mum and events planner Julia Crawford is given the opportunity to plan three weddings, she jumps at the chance. What could possibly go wrong? …
Forget bridezilla, Aimee’s future mother-in-law is the stuff of nightmares – hell bent on taking over the wedding entirely. Worse still, her fiancé, Jon, seems oblivious. Aimee’s starting to wonder if she and her groom-to-be are right for each other after all…
Body shy Debbie is on a mission. She’s determined to shed a lot of pounds before the big day. As the wedding inches closer, will the new Debbie lose sight of what’s really important?
Gill loves Mike and their blended family of five kids to bits, but with a house full of teenage hormones and her eldest, Kelly, struggling with so much change, Gill is feeling the pressure…
As the women bond over cake and a cuppa, can they each resolve their wedding woes before the big day?
An uplifting, warm-hearted read packed with love, laughter and friendship. If you’re a fan of Jill Mansell, Milly Johnson or Lucy Diamond you’re in for a real treat.
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