~ Best Romance of the Year (Library Journal)
“Sherry Thomas is the most powerfully original historical romance author writing today.“–Lisa Kleypas, New York Times bestselling author
“This seductive, magical historical rewards readers with exquisite language, nearly erotic culinary descriptions, and a fairy-tale ending. A delectable treat.”—Library Journal
“A Cinderella story with a compelling culinary twist, Thomas’s scrumptious Victorian confection proves impossible to resist.”—Publishers Weekly
“Packed with engaging characters, gripping dialogue, a devious plot, steamy sex and smart writing. This is definitely an author on the rise. Another keeper! Get it!”–Reader to Reader
“Delicious, delectable and a mouthwatering blend of Cinderella, Top Chef and Like Water for Chocolate, not to mention Chocolat. [Sherry Thomas] dazzles with her intelligent, compelling story and memorable characters. This well-crafted romance places her among the very finest of the next generation of authors.”—Romantic Times, Top Pick!
“Entertaining and thoroughly absorbing.”—Romance Reviews Today
“Delicious just about says it all: Sherry Thomas’s second novel is a multi-course banquet of delectable story-telling, scrumptious characters, and delightful verbal treats.”—The Romance Reader