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A charming romantic comedy about three sisters who are struggling to keep the family wedding planning business afloat—all the while trying to write their own happily-ever-afters in the process.
All’s fair in love and business.
The de la Rosa family and their wedding planning business have been creating happily ever afters in the Washington, DC area for years, making even the most difficult bride’s day a fairytale. But when their parents announce their retirement, the sisters—Marisol, Janelyn, and Pearl—are determined to take over the business themselves.
But the sisters quickly discover that the wedding business isn’t all rings and roses. There are brides whose moods can change at the drop of a hat; grooms who want to control every part of the process; and couples who argue until their big day. As emotions run high, the de la Rosa sisters quickly realize one thing: even when disaster strikes—whether it’s a wardrobe malfunction or a snowmageddon in the middle of a spring wedding—they’ll always have each other.
Perfect for fans of the witty and engaging novels of Amy E. Reichert and Susan Mallery, The Key to Happily Ever After is a fresh romantic comedy that celebrates the crucial and profound power of sisterhood.
Tif Marcelo is a veteran army nurse and holds a BS in ursing and a Master’s in public administration. She believes and writes about the strength of families, the endurance of friendship, heartfelt romances, and is inspired daily by her own military hero husband and four children. She is also the author of Once Upon a Sunset, The Key to Happily Ever After, and the Journey to the Heart series.
“THE KEY TO HAPPILY EVER AFTER gave me so many emotions: I loved and cheered for all three sisters, and wanted to shake each of them in turn; I swooned for all of the romance; and I got choked up about their struggles and their victories. But mostly, I loved the de la Rosa sisters so much, and I can’t wait for the whole world to love them.”
– Jasmine Guillory,, New York Times bestselling author of THE PROPOSAL
"A charming, fun read. I love these sisters! Clear your calendar--once you start, you won't be able to put down this wonderful story."
– Susan Mallery, #1 New York Times bestselling author
“A beautiful story about the bonds of family and the challenges of love—I was cheering for all the de la Rosa sisters!”
– Jennifer Probst, New York Times bestselling author
“Devoted sisters, swoony new loves, and wedding drama—what more could you ask for in a perfect summer read? THE KEY TO HAPPILY EVER AFTER delivers it all with Tif Marcelo’s enchanting prose. By the end, you’ll want to be a de la Rosa sister, too!"
– Amy E. Reichert, THE COINCIDENCE OF COCONUT CAKE
"[Narrator Cynthia] Farrell smoothly portrays the multiple characters, giving each a unique voice."