After a few years, Molly returns home and moves in with Ryan while her home is being renovated. Ryan is now a Park Ranger. Molly is in the process of settling in and looking for a job in the local community. While Molly was in the kitchen arranging lunch, Ryan was sitting at the bar and started noticing how different she was. He found himself watching and wondering what had changed about her. That evening they went to a local village summer barbeque and dance held for the residents of Boyle. The local villagers noticed the changes in Ryan and Molly and wondered if they were more than friends.
Ryan decided they should become a couple. He proposed a bet. Molly realized there will be kissing involved and still thinks of Ryan as a brother. Then, to her amazement, kissing him is anything but brotherly. In a dazed look Molly becomes aware that she could become attracted to Ryan. Why can't Ryan express his feelings?
THE BRIDAL BET is the first novel from Trish Wylie. Ms. Wylie is a fresh face for the world of romance readers. She's written a charming, whimsical, and humorous romance between friends. As you read this book, you will appreciate your best friend even more than ever. Best friends could be anyone; they are the always forever kind.