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Praise for Whitney's books

  Reviews on "Always the Bridesmaid"

  Reviews on "Here Comes The Bride"

  Reviews on "Roommates"

  Reviews on "Catch of the Day"

 

Always the Bridesmaid

“[Lyles’] eye for delightful details… makes this the ultimate bridesmaid gift.”
         —
Publishers Weekly

“The outlandish wedding mishaps and twentysomething angst will appeal to fans of the plucky single girls’ genre.”
         —
Booklist

“Talented newcomer Lyles has written a compulsively readable novel.”
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Romantic Times

“This gal has one hilarious fling after another.”        
         — Cosmopolitan

“Phenomenally entertaining.  The pace of the story is perfect.”     
         —
The Romance Readers Connection

“Quite entertaining…[an] amusing charmer.”                      
         — Midwest
Book Review

“Written is savvy style…displays clever wit and a handful of priceless scenes.”
         — FictionFactor.com

“Engrossing, amusing and surprisingly heartfelt.”                           
         — Myshelf.com

“Full of comedy, style, wit and romance.”                                      
         — FictionAddiction.net

  

Here Comes the Bride

“Fans of Always the Bridesmaid will revel in Cate’s latest adventures…readers will delight in this sweet and funny story.”
         —
Booklist

“Lyles has a knack for over the top characters and the absurd situations that arise from modern marriage.  Sure to be a hit with the June brides.”
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Library Journal

“This engaging story is fun and a relaxing read…a slice of life.  The characters are a delight.”
       —
Romantic Times Book Review

 

Roommates

“Lyles’ creative flair makes whatever subject she chooses fascinating to a wide variety of readers…She does this by creating sympathetic characters facing realistic dilemmas with courage and humor…will keep readers turning the pages—and laughing out loud.”
       —
Romantic Times

“…a certain brilliance…In a world full of books that chronicle bad matches and missed connections between potential mates, its pleasingly (and surprisingly) refreshing to read about bad matches and missed connections between potential roommates.”
      —Chicago Sun Times

 

Catch of the Day

"Perfectly timed for poolside relaxation, Berkley Sensation releases CATCH OF THE DAY, a wedding-themed anthology from four of today's hottest romance writers."
       — TheRomanceReadersConnection.com

"Each author brings her characters alive in their own unique way, leaving readers wishing the stories could go on. This book is a great way to spend a quiet afternoon that no reader sis going to want to miss. Definitely one for the keeper shelf."
       — Myshelf.com

"All four stories in CATCH OF THE DAY were as different as they were enchanting. Readers looking to catch some fun reading won’t miss with these four delightful tales in CATCH OF THE DAY."
        — RomRevToday.com

"CATCH OF THE DAY is a sexy, comical and beguiling novel comprised of four delightful tales of love. The main characters' are charming, the plots are captivating and the romance is powerful.
        — RomanceJunkies.com