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Sarah Stratford is a wedding planner hiding a rather inconvenient truth – she doesn’t believe in love. Or not for herself, anyway. But as the confetti flutters away on the June breeze of yet another successful wedding she somehow finds herself agreeing to organise two more, on the same day and only two months away.

Luckily Sarah has two tried and tested friends on hand to help her. Elsa, an accomplished dress designer who likes to keep a very low profile, and Bron, a multi-talented hairdresser who lives with her unreconstructed boyfriend and who’d like to go solo in more ways than one.

As the big day draws near, all three women find that patience is definitely a virtue in the marriage game. And as all their working hours are spent preparing for the weddings of the year, they certainly haven’t got any time to even think about love. Or have they?


A funny, fresh and lively read


Friendship, weddings and new starts - irresistible fun

Woman & Home

Bridezillas will love this!


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Formats & editions

  • Paperback


    May 1, 2009


    480 pages

    RRP $24.99

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  • EBook


    February 15, 2011

    Cornerstone Digital

    480 pages

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