Wedding Themed Romance Books

Ready to crash a few fictional weddings? Wedding themed romance books bring the perfect mix of love, drama, and “I do” moments. Whether it’s navigating awkward family dynamics, surviving destination weddings or bridezillas, these books have it all. Each one promises a unique journey filled with laughter, heartwarming moments, and excitement.

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Wedding Themed Romance Books

Wedding themed romance books are a delightful mix of love, laughter, and all the beautiful chaos that comes with weddings. From being part of the wedding party to planning the big day, attending royal nuptials, jetting off to destination weddings, or needing a fake date, these stories have it all. And while we’ve covered a lot, there are even more micro-tropes out there to explore. Think about tales featuring wedding photographers capturing every perfect moment (Dial A for Aunties by Jesse Q. Sutanto), calligraphers designing stunning invites (Love Lettering by Kate Clayborn), bakers crafting dreamy wedding cakes (Battle Royal by Lucy Parker), bridesmaids for hire navigating the drama (The Secret Bridesmaid by Katy Birchall), or even wedding crashers stirring up trouble (Happily Never After by Lynn Painter). The world of wedding romances is vast and full of heartwarming, hilarious, and unforgettable moments. So, whether you’re into the glitz of royal weddings or the fun of a fake relationship, there’s a wedding romance out there for everyone.

Wedding party romance books

Wedding party romance books are where all the best drama, laughs, and love stories come to life. Bridesmaids trying to keep it together, best men making awkward speeches, and everyone navigating romantic blunders. These stories put you right in the middle of all the wedding chaos.

It Happened One Wedding by Julie James

It Happened One Wedding by Julie James

It Happened One Wedding by Julie James brings all the sparks and banter. Sidney Sinclair, fresh off a humiliating breakup, is determined to steer clear of commitment-phobic men. But her sister’s whirlwind engagement throws her into close contact with Vaughn Roberts, the charming and sexy best man. Vaughn is used to getting what he wants, both on the job and in his love life, and Sidney’s resistance only fuels his determination. As they navigate the wedding festivities, what starts as a battle of wills turns into a genuine connection. This witty and engaging romance is perfect for anyone who loves a good mix of humor and heart.

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Always a Bridesmaid by Marina Adair

Always a Bridesmaid by Marina Adair

Always a Bridesmaid by Marina Adair dives into the chaotic world of Jane Drisdol, a bridesmaid for hire who juggles hundreds of weddings a year. Her latest gig has her playing the role of Elle Vaughn, a socialite and the bride’s childhood friend. Jane is a pro at blending in, but things get tricky when she runs into the bride’s sexy and suspicious brother, Henry Norris, at the airport—while not in disguise. Henry, a Formula 1 superstar, is instantly intrigued and suspicious of Jane’s true identity. As Jane navigates bridal showers, wine tastings, and Formula 1 events, sparks fly between her and Henry. Their chemistry is undeniable, but as the wedding day approaches, Jane’s web of lies starts to unravel. Can Jane and Henry cross the finish line together, or is their relationship too turbulent to navigate?

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It Takes Two by Jenny Holiday

It Takes Two by Jenny Holiday

It Takes Two by Jenny Holiday brings to life the romance between Wendy, the determined maid of honor, and Noah, the bride’s brother and best man. Set amid pre-wedding festivities in Las Vegas, their story uses the best friend’s sibling and forced proximity tropes. Their playful rivalry deepens until their feelings, once hidden, bubble back up to the surface. Ideal for readers who love a blend of humor, nostalgia, and romance.

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Jenny Holiday stopped by our Something Borrowed, Something Blue event to share with us when this book released. Read our interview with Jenny Holiday here. And if you want a behind the scenes look at the making of a romance book cover, check out our exclusive behind the scenes and cover reveal of Three Little Words by Jenny Holiday here.

What the Hex by Alexis Daria

What the Hex by Alexis Daria

What the Hex by Alexis Daria brings a magical twist to the wedding scene. Catalina Cartagena returns to Isla Bruja for her sister’s wedding and finds her soon-to-be brother-in-law possessed by a demon. The only person not under the demon’s spell is Diego Paz, her childhood rival and the groom’s younger brother. With just three days to save their families, Catalina and Diego must team up to break the spell and defeat the demon. Amidst the chaos, they find themselves sharing one bed at a magical B&B. This is a short, steamy, and witchy rom-com.

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Sweethand by N.G Peltier

Sweethand by N.G. Peltier

Sweethand by N.G. Peltier whips up a delicious blend of romance and wedding drama. After a messy breakup with her cheating musician boyfriend, Cherisse swears off guys in the music industry to focus on her pastry chef business. When her sister announces her wedding, Cherisse hopes the event will distract their matchmaking mother. But avoiding romantic setups is hard, especially with Keiran King, the most annoying man ever, back on the island. Keiran, the best man to her maid of honor, has always thought Cherisse was a stuck-up brat, despite his secret crush on her. As wedding activities force them together, sparks fly, and a steamy night complicates things even more. With the wedding countdown ticking, Cherisse and Keiran must navigate their heated attraction and figure out if this is a recipe for disaster or something sweeter.

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Delilah Green Doesn't Care by Ashley Herring Blake

Delilah Green Doesn’t Care by Ashley Herring Blake

Delilah Green Doesn’t Care by Ashley Herring Blake mixes clever humor with steamy romance in this queer romantic comedy. Delilah Green, a New York-based photographer, never planned to return to Bright Falls, the town filled with lonely childhood memories. But when her stepsister Astrid guilts her into photographing her wedding, Delilah finds herself back in her old hometown. Enter Claire Sutherland, one of Astrid’s best friends, who’s been juggling single motherhood, an unreliable ex, and running a bookstore. Initially, Claire isn’t thrilled to see Delilah, but sparks fly as Delilah knows exactly how to push her buttons. Forced together through wedding prep and a scheme to save Astrid from her awful fiancé, Claire finds it harder to resist Delilah’s charms.

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Wedding planner romance books

Wedding planner romance books are perfect for anyone who’s ever wondered what really goes on behind the scenes. Planners juggling bridezillas, surprise disasters, and their own messy love lives, all while trying to create the perfect day. It’s like your favorite reality show, but with way more heart.

Tastes Like Shakkar by Nisha Sharma

Tastes Like Shakkar by Nisha Sharma

Tastes Like Shakkar by Nisha Sharma spices up the wedding planner scene with humor, romance, and a dash of mystery. Bobbi Kaur is determined to make her best friend’s wedding unforgettable, but she’s up against two major obstacles: the infuriatingly sexy chef, Benjamin “Bunty” Padda, and a mysterious saboteur trying to ruin the event. Bobbi is focused on proving herself in her family’s event planning business, and Bunty’s help is crucial despite their clashing personalities. As they deal with wedding crises and a joint bachelor-bachelorette trip to Vegas, their initial animosity turns into undeniable attraction. With meddling aunties, hilarity, and hijinks, Bobbi and Bunty’s journey is a delightful mix of sweet and spicy.

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Down with Love by Kate Meader

Down with Love by Kate Meader

For fans of wedding-themed romances, Down with Love by Kate Meader is a must-read. This charming enemies-to-lovers story pairs Max Henderson, a hardened divorce lawyer who knows all too well how marriages can end, with Charley Love, a wedding planner who believes in the power of love and happily ever afters. Set against the backdrop of a wedding—ironically Max’s brother’s—this novel plays with the delightful contrast between cynicism and romanticism. The witty exchanges and sizzling moments between Max and Charley not only highlight their rivalry but also their undeniable attraction. With a blend of humor, heat, and heart, Down with Love brings the essence of wedding themed romance books while delivering a fresh take on the genre. Whether you’re a hopeless romantic or a skeptic like Max, this novel’s engaging banter and romantic antics will capture your heart and leave you eagerly anticipating the rest of the Laws of Attraction series.

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Kate Meader stopped by our Something Borrowed, Something Blue event to share with us when this book released. Read all about Kate Meader’s fairy tale wedding in Italy here.

The Beach Wedding by Lucy Kevin

The Beach Wedding by Lucy Kevin

The Beach Wedding by Lucy Kevin dives into a second chance romance set against a stunning Malibu backdrop. Liz Wilkinson is thrilled to land her dream job managing Married in Malibu, a high-end wedding venue for Hollywood’s elite. Her excitement dims a bit when she has to work with her ex-fiancé, Jason Lomax, to pull off a secret beach wedding for his famous niece. The twist? They have to pretend they’re still in love. As a bestselling thriller writer, Jason never saw this plot twist coming, nor did he expect old feelings to reignite. Their fake dates and kisses start to feel real, leaving Jason determined to prove that their love never faded.

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Brown-Eyed Girl by Lisa Kleypas

Brown-Eyed Girl by Lisa Kleypas

Brown-Eyed Girl by Lisa Kleypas wraps up the Travis series with a captivating tale of love and second chances. Avery Crosslin, a rising star in Houston’s wedding planning scene, is focused on her career and has no time for romance. When she meets Joe Travis and mistakes him for a wedding photographer, she’s not interested in being swept off her feet. But Joe, a charming and persistent bachelor, isn’t one to give up easily. After a steamy one-night stand, Avery tries to keep her distance, especially with a high-stakes wedding on the horizon. However, Joe’s determination and unexpected complications force Avery to confront her past and her beliefs about love. As secrets are revealed and the wedding faces jeopardy, Avery must decide if she’s willing to risk her heart for a chance at true happiness.

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Want to know more about the Travis series? Check out our Travis Family by Lisa Kleypas series guide.

Vision in White by Nora Roberts

Vision in White by Nora Roberts

Vision in White by Nora Roberts brings love and laughter to the wedding planning world. Wedding photographer Mackensie “Mac” Elliot is most comfortable behind the camera, but her focus shifts when she collides with Carter Maguire, the bride-to-be’s brother. Carter, a sweet and steady English teacher, is far from Mac’s usual type, but a casual fling sounds perfect to distract her from bridezilla dramas. However, as they spend more time together, Mac finds herself drawn to Carter’s genuine charm. With the help of her three best friends and business partners, Mac navigates this unexpected romance, blending work, love, and friendship in delightful ways.

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The Worst Best Man by Mia Sosa

The Worst Best Man by Mia Sosa

The Worst Best Man by Mia Sosa serves up a sassy, steamy enemies-to-lovers romance. Carolina Santos, a wedding planner left at the altar, is offered a career-changing opportunity. The catch? She has to work with Max Hartley, the best man from her failed wedding. Max, a marketing expert, is eager to land a major hotel client but dreads collaborating with his brother’s ex-fiancée, who understandably despises him for his role in her jilted wedding. As they try to nail their presentation without strangling each other, sparks fly in more ways than one. Their professional rivalry heats up, but so does their unexpected attraction. Plus, throughout the book, we get a rich taste of Brazilian family life, culture, and food. Despite their rocky past, Lina and Max find themselves drawn to each other, though they both have reasons to resist a deeper connection.

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Forget Me Not by Julie Soto

Forget Me Not by Julie Soto

Forget Me Not by Julie Soto brings the heat with a spicy, funny tale of second chances. Ama Torres, an upbeat wedding planner who doesn’t believe in marriage, is paired with her grumpy ex, Elliot Bloom, a florist who reluctantly runs his flower shop. Their history is complicated; they used to be partners in both work and love until Ama broke Elliot’s heart and cut off all contact. Now, they must team up for a celebrity wedding that could boost both their careers. Despite their unresolved past, the chemistry between them is undeniable, and the two brides are determined to play matchmaker. As the wedding preparations unfold, Ama and Elliot navigate their lingering feelings and discover that some loves can withstand even the biggest disasters.

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Fake wedding date romance books

Fake wedding date romance books are all about the hilarity of pretending to be in love. Needing a plus-one for a wedding and roping in someone to fake it with you. Cue sparks flying, plans going hilariously wrong, and unexpected feelings popping up. It’s the perfect recipe for laugh-out-loud moments and heartwarming romance.

The Spanish Love Deception by Elena Armas

The Spanish Love Deception by Elena Armas

The Spanish Love Deception by Elena Armas is a delightful fake-dating rom-com. Catalina Martín is in a bind—she needs a date for her sister’s wedding in Spain, especially since she’s told everyone about her fictional American boyfriend. With her ex and his fiancée attending, Catalina has to find someone who can convincingly play the part. Enter Aaron Blackford, her infuriating yet undeniably attractive colleague, who surprisingly volunteers for the role. Though she’d rather refuse his help, Catalina’s desperation wins out. As they travel from New York to Spain, Catalina begins to see a different side of Aaron, far from the annoying coworker she thought she knew. This charming and funny story of navigating fake romance amidst a lively Spanish family.

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The Wedding Date Disaster by Avery Flynn

The Wedding Date Disaster by Avery Flynn

The Wedding Date Disaster by Avery Flynn is a laugh-out-loud rom-com packed with family chaos and unexpected romance. When our protagonist has to return to Nebraska for her sister’s wedding, she plans to rely on her best friend for support. But his delayed flight leaves her stuck with his annoyingly confident, way-too-hot twin brother, Will Holt. Will signs them up for every family event, turning what should be a nightmare into a series of hilarious challenges. As they navigate cutthroat Scrabble and intense Pictionary, their constant bickering turns into undeniable chemistry. Amidst all the wedding madness, sparks fly, and she starts to see Will in a new light.

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In Your Dreams by Kristan Higgins

In Your Dreams by Kristan Higgins

In Your Dreams by Kristan Higgins takes you on a fun and heartfelt journey. Emmaline Neal needs a date for her ex-fiancé’s wedding in Malibu, and who better to ask than Jack Holland? Tall, blond, and gorgeous, Jack is known for rescuing desperate women in Manningsport, New York. He needs a reason to escape town anyway, with everyone hailing him as a hero after a dramatic rescue and his ex-wife sniffing around for a reunion. A weekend in Malibu with Emmaline sounds like the perfect getaway. But when a night of red wine and chocolate cake leads them to bed, Emmaline tries to brush it off as a one-time thing. Jack, however, is pushing for more, making her wonder if letting down her guard could lead to something real.

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Four Day Fling by Emma Hart

Four Day Fling by Emma Hart

Four Day Fling by Emma Hart is a hilariously awkward romantic comedy that starts with a one-night stand and quickly spirals into a wild weekend. Our heroine finds herself in need of a fake boyfriend for her sister’s wedding and decides to ask her recent fling to step in. Over breakfast, she secures her date, but soon realizes she knows nothing about him—not even his last name. It turns out her charming date is Adam Winters, a famous hockey player and her dad’s favorite athlete. As they navigate her suspicious family, a bridezilla sister, and a grandfather with no filter, sparks fly and the line between fake and real blurs. Keeping up the ruse for four days proves to be a hilarious challenge filled with unexpected moments and undeniable chemistry.

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Destination wedding romance books

Destination wedding romance books whisk you away to beautiful spots where love is always in the air. From tropical beaches to charming villages, these stories are packed with romance and adventure. Perfect for when you need a vacation but can only get away in your imagination. And if this isn’t enough, we have even more destination wedding romance book recommendations.

Jana Goes Wild by Farah Heron

Jana Goes Wild by Farah Heron

Jana Goes Wild by Farah Heron brings humor and heart to a destination wedding in Serengeti National Park. Jana Suleiman is ready to shed her perfect image as a bridesmaid surrounded by her daughter, mom, friends, and potential new boss. The real challenge? Her ex, Anil Malek, who she hasn’t quite forgiven, is also there. To survive the week, Jana and her bridesmaids create a “go-wild” list, from singing karaoke to performing dance routines. As Jana checks off each daring task, she starts to let her guard down, and her old feelings for Anil resurface. This charming and funny tale of personal growth and rekindled romance is a perfect escape.

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Moti on the Water by Leylah Attar

Moti on the Water by Leylah Attar

Moti on the Water by Leylah Attar is a hilarious and heartwarming adventure set during a summer wedding on the Aegean coast. Moti Ferreira, born under a jinxed star, finds herself aboard a yacht with her eccentric family, determined to seduce the best man, Nikos Manolas, and secure her freedom. However, the real magic happens with Alexandros Veronis, the charming onboard chef. As Moti navigates her fear of water and a series of awkward mishaps, Alex’s culinary skills and warm personality start to win her over.

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Destination Wedding by Diksha Basu

Destination Wedding by Diksha Basu

Crash a lavish Indian wedding with Tina Das in Diksha Basu’s Destination Wedding. As Tina escapes New York’s bustle for Delhi’s grandeur, she’s hoping for some clarity on her murky career and recent breakup. But clarity isn’t on the guest list at Delhi’s swankiest club. Instead, she navigates through family dramas, old flames, and too much top-shelf alcohol. From matchmaking parents to chaotic friendships, Tina’s week is anything but relaxing. With humor and heart, Basu delivers a sparkling tale of finding oneself amid the madness of family and love, proving sometimes you have to go far to find your way back home.

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Only for a Week by Natasha Bishop

Only for the Week by Natasha Bishop

Hold onto your wedding hats! Only for the Week by Natasha Bishop isn’t your typical walk down the aisle. Maid of honor Janelle Cross finds herself delivering a speech that’s juicier than the wedding cake—because not only is she the bride’s sister and the groom’s ex, she’s also secretly tangled up with the best man, Rome Martin. What kicks off as a steamy week-long fling in Tulum threatens to weave itself into something more permanent. Packed with forbidden kisses and cheeky escapades, this wedding story makes you wonder if what happens in Tulum really can stay in Tulum.

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Something Borrowed by Eve Dangerfield

Something Borrowed by Eve Dangerfield

Elle Sahlstrom and Jackson Proveaux are more fireworks than wedding sparklers in Something Borrowed by Eve Dangerfield. Imagine being trapped on a plane to Bali with your nemesis—who also happens to be the one you can’t stop thinking about kissing. That’s the predicament Elle finds herself in, flying to a destination wedding with the newly reformed playboy, Jackson. As Jackson tries to prove he’s changed, Elle plans to drown her conflicted feelings in free wine. But avoiding the tension with Jackson is harder than resisting the allure of the minibar. Will this trip end with a toast to new beginnings or just more sparks flying?

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Royal wedding romance books

Royal wedding romance books let you live out your fairy-tale dreams. Think princes and princesses dealing with royal drama or even simply finding love amidst the pomp and circumstance. It’s all the royal tea and swoon-worthy moments you could ask for.

My Best Friend's Royal Wedding by Romy Summer

My Best Friends’ Royal Wedding by Romy Sommer

Khara Thomas swaps Vegas lights for royal delights in My Best Friend’s Royal Wedding by Romy Sommer. As maid of honor at the grandest royal wedding of the decade, Khara is way out of her cocktail-shaking comfort zone. Enter Adam Hatton, the dashing and infuriating best man who’s all too eager to guide her through the pomp and pageantry. While Khara pegs him as just another entitled rich guy, Adam’s hidden depths and a juicy royal secret might just have her believing in fairy tales. Packed with electric chemistry and snappy banter, this romcom proves that sometimes, the best love stories start with a royal rendezvous.

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The Royal We by Heather Cocks and Jessica Morgan

The Royal We by Heather Cocks and Jessica Morgan

The Royal We by Heather Cocks and Jessica Morgan serves up a royal romance with a twist of lime and a dash of reality. American Bex Porter never imagined she’d find herself in a fairytale when she headed to Oxford for school. But then she meets Nick, the charming heir to the British throne, living just across the hall. Their whirlwind romance is anything but simple, packed with family drama, media frenzy, and a nation’s expectations. As their big day approaches, Bex reflects on the sacrifices she’s made for love and the hearts that might still be at risk. A witty and heart-tugging exploration of what happens when your prince charming comes with a real kingdom.

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Meet Me in Monaco by Hazel Gaynor and Heather Webb

Meet Me in Monaco by Hazel Gaynor and Heather Webb

Meet Me in Monaco by Hazel Gaynor and Heather Webb whirls the reader to the glamorous 1950s Côte d’Azur, where a chance encounter at the Cannes Film Festival changes the lives of perfumer Sophie Duval and photographer James Henderson. When Sophie helps hide Grace Kelly from the paparazzi, James captures the moment, sparking an unforgettable connection. Their story unfolds over three decades of friendship, love, and heartache, paralleling Grace Kelly’s iconic romance. As they navigate their ambitions and desires, Sophie and James must decide how much they’re willing to sacrifice for love amidst the glitz of Monaco’s royal wedding.

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Did you find a book to add to your TBR?

Romance books set at a wedding are a perfect mix of love, laughs, and a bit of chaos, usually wrapped in a fun rom-com package. We hope you found something new that you want to read on this list.

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  1. I’ve definitely added a few to my pile. Top of my list from these is Delilah Green Doesn’t Care.