Wedding Cake for Breakfast: Essays on the Unforgettable First Year of Marriage

Author(s): Kim Perel

Essays / Literary Studies

Every woman plans for the big wedding day. Few plan for the day after. But once the cake has been cut, the dress has been worn and the band has played its last song, a marriage begins. 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.


Product Information

"Wedding Cake for Breakfast" is a perfectly rendered collection of wise and funny memories about the exquisitely complex first year of marriage. Simmering with love and powered by talented writers who paint hope and heart into every story, this book should be required reading for anyone who has or is about to tie the knot." - Ann Wertz Garvin, author of On Maggie's Watch

General Fields

  • : 9780425247303
  • : Berkley Publishing Group
  • : Berkley Publishing Group
  • : February 2012
  • : 208mm X 140mm X 19mm
  • : United States
  • : July 2012
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Paperback / softback
  • : 257
  • : 257
  • : 306.8
  • : 306.8
  • : Kim Perel
  • : Kim Perel
  • : Paperback / softback