Blog Tour Stop: Cupcake Diaries: Sweet on You by Darlene Panzera

Title: The Cupcake Diaries: Sweet on You by Darlene Panzera
The Cupcake Diaries Series Book One
Publisher: Avon
Genre: Contemporary, Romance
Length: 176 pages


Fans of Debbie Macomber will love THE CUPCAKE DIARIES: Sweet on You, the first in the new and exciting three-book romantic comedy, by Darlene Panzera. Set in the small seaport town of Astoria, Oregon, Sweet on You begins the delicious and charming mini-series with Andi Burke’s adventure through love and cupcakes.

Sisters Andi and Kim, along with best friend Rachel, haven’t had the best luck in recent months: unemployment, divorce, and heartbreak. After so many disappointments, what can the trio do to change things around? Open up a much needed gourmet cupcake shop of course!

Andi has always had a dream—a kitchen big enough to bake and dance in, while still being able to support her dear daughter Mia, and hopefully find true love (one day). Could opening up a cupcake shop make it all a reality?

Together, the best friends are determined to open up Creative Cupcakes. But, with no business experience or money to finance the project it seems their dream won’t come true. Until, Jake Hartman, the hunky Astoria Sun reporter, offers to partner up with them.

Trying to hold it together as a single mom hasn’t been easy, and the thought of dating hasn’t crossed Andi’s mind since her divorce. But, the way Jake keeps looking at her might change her mind. After all, what could go wrong?

Plenty! There’s a shady tattoo parlor behind their shop and a crowd of crazy Zumba dancers out front—ready to ruin them. The trio is forced to think quick to counter the attacks from Zumba fanatic Pat, while still finding a way to bring in business. It seems the only thing that’s going right is Andi’s blooming romance with Jake. As if things weren’t hard enough, Jake’s media crew captures a story that could shut them both down forever.

Purchase Links: Amazon (Paperback) * Kindle * Avon Romance * Barnes and Noble (Paperback) * Nook

Author Bio:

Darlene Panzera is the winner of the “Make Your Dreams Come True” contest sponsored by Avon Books. The win led her novella, The Bet, to be published with Debbie Macomber’s Family Affair. The award-winning novella (chosen in a blind-read by Debbie Macomber) was then published as a full length novel retitled, Bet You’ll Marry Me. Born and raised in New Jersey, Darlene is now a resident of the Pacific Northwest where she lives with her husband and three children. When not writing she enjoys spending time with her family, two horses, and loves: camping, hiking, photography, and lazy days at the lake.

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6 Responses to Blog Tour Stop: Cupcake Diaries: Sweet on You by Darlene Panzera

  1. Tasty Book Tours

    Thank you for posting today!

  2. Joanne B

    Cupcake Diaries: Sweet On You sounds like a “sweet” read. Can’t wait to pick the book up to see what hapeens with Andi, Kim, Rachel, and Jake.

  3. Thank you for having me here today! I’m very excited about the release of these three stories and plan to write a Christmas special edition!

    • Book Reviews & More by Kathy

      My pleasure. Congratulations on the new and upcoming releases in The Cupcake Diaries series.

  4. Timitra

    This sounds like the beginning of a great series!

  5. Patoct

    Sounds good; love food related stories.