A movie night provided the inspiration behind Denise Hunter’s latest book, The Accidental Bride (Thomas Nelson), a twist on the “marriage of convenience” storyline. “I was watching a wedding in a movie, and the thought suddenly occurred: What if the man officiating the pretend ceremony was an ordained minister? What if the actors had been sweethearts once upon a time and had a marriage license? What if two people—once in love, but now estranged—suddenly became accidentally married?” Estranged childhood sweethearts Shay Brandenberger and Travis McCoy are shocked to discover their Founders’ Day “marriage” is official. Shay wants it annulled, but Travis isn’t so sure!

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About The Author

Denise Hunter is the best-selling author of many novels. In 1996, Denise began her first book, a Christian romance novel, writing while her children napped. Two years later it was published, and she's been writing ever since. She lives in Indiana with her husband Kevin and their three sons.