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That's What I'm Talking About
she cook up a recipe for love?
Jolie Gardener, personal
chef by day, aspiring romance writer by night,
likes to talk and does it a lot.
She has to because if she stops, all the pain, disillusionment, and
abandonment of her AWOL mother, question-mark
father, and foster-care childhood will rise up
like a chocolate soufflé on steroids,
sweeping away the fragile infrastructure of
But she's fine. Really. She is.
Or so she thinks.
Todd Best isn't fine. He knows it. And doesn't care.
After his wife died—the woman who believed in him when he was a
struggling artist—he put painting aside,
moved from their home, and lost himself in the
minutiae of daily life.
Alone. Private. The way he likes it.
The last thing he needs
is some chatty cook seeping into the perfectly
bland canvas of his life.
Or so he thinks.
So when Jonathan, a guardian-angel-in-training, turns himself into
a kitten to help these two lonely souls find a
happily ever after together, it ought to be a
piece of cake.
Or so he thinks…
Finalist in the American
Title III Contest and Top 20 Finalist in the Gather.com/Simon &
Schuster First Chapters Contest, Beauty and The Best finally makes its