When lovers, friends, and competitors—Cain and Jade—mix business with pleasure, the perfect relationship gives way to imperfection in this saucy romance from the author of the debut novel Recipe for Love.
Rituals and Eden are two of the trendiest restaurants on Long Island and the owners are not only competitors, but also a sizzling hot couple. After one year together, Cain and Jade are embarking on a joint venture—opening a new eatery and spa in New York City called Genesis.
As they become consumed with launching Genesis, the fire in their relationship starts to flicker and sparks begin to ignite for Cain and Jade in all the wrong places. Mistakes are made that put their trust, honesty, and commitment to the test. Can Jade and Cain prevent the complete failure of Genesis, and their relationship, or will they let both investments go up in smoke? It’s not enough to know the recipe; if love is to endure, they have to remember the Rituals for Love.
For anyone who’s ever been in love—whether it’s with a person or a career—Rituals for Love delves into the complexities of balancing between a career, lovers, and friends. From joy to pain to everything in between, you’ll find the perfect combination of romance and real-life drama in this deliciously sexy story.
Shamara Ray is a graduate of Syracuse University. She is the author of Recipe for Love, Close Quarters, You Might Just Get Burned, Rituals for Love, and Cater to You. Ray has a penchant for the culinary arts and enjoys entertaining friends and family in her Long Island home. She is currently working on her next novel.