Save the Date

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Bestselling author Mary Kay Andrews writes novels that are funny, smart, and heartfelt. In SAVE THE DATE, one Savannah florist must decide if love really does exist outside of fairy tales — it's so good you will want to RSVP! Read an excerpt, download recipes inspired from the book, and more here.

Five of our bloggers share their stories of love and doubt and offer you a chance to win a copy of the book and a $100 Visa Gift Card!

The A Book Discussion Sweepstakes runs from 6/3/14 through 6/30/14 and is only open to individuals who, at the time of entry deadline, are legal residents of the United States and are 18 years or older. Click here to read the official rules. Winners will be randomly selected from all eligible entries. Good luck!

My Own Road to "Save the Date"

Lately I have been thinking about my own "love story." Five years ago I shared my engagement with the Internet world and have been sharing my story ever since; however, I did not share as much about my story before that. Because our story was unsure back then, I wasn't confident in how it would end....more

Save the Date Book & $100 Gift Card Giveaway!

I'm such a sucker for fun, summery reads. There's nothing like a Saturday at the beach, under an umbrella (I have to shade my skin!), with a fun book to take your mind off of things. Growing up on the East Coast and being 10 minutes away from the beach, I always had a Judy Blume (hello, Summer Sisters) or VC Andrews (Flowers in the Attic!) book in tow. ...more

A Summer Read

For some reason I've been really bad at leisure reading lately. I've always been an avid reader, but within the last few months I haven't read nearly as much as I usually like to. So it's a goal of mine this summer to set aside some time to put my phone down, ipad away, computer turned off and just read. Because yes, I'm one of those people who still likes to read books the old fashioned way. There's just something about holding a book in my hand that I prefer over an ipad....more

Great Summer Read: Save the Date by Mary Kay Andrews

Summer time for me means relaxing and enjoying the beautiful weather. As a teacher {Asst. Principal now}, I have always dug into good books during my time off. My favorite summer routine {before miss Molly was born}, was to go for a morning run, then grab my book and head to the pool for a few hours. I definitely have less time to do things that like these days, but it was a treat recently when I was able to carve out some time to read the new Mary Kay Andrews book, Save the Date....more

Save the Date- And Enter to Win a $100 VISA Gift Card!

Mary Kay Andrews, who may well be considered one of the all-out QUEENS of beach read-y novels, has a new one out called Save the Date. Here's a quick synopsis from the publisher: A savannah florist is about to score the wedding of a lifetime—one that will solidify her career as the go-to-girl for society nuptials. Ironically, Cara Kryzik doesn't believe in love, even though she creates beautiful flower arrangements to celebrate them. But when the bride goes missing and the wedding is in jeopardy, Cara must find the bride and figure out what she believes in. ...more