Nearing the big 4-0 age group is bothering Eden. For two decades, she has been a model for the famous painter Otto, also her long time lover. When she finally gets the nerve to leave Otto after his numerous love affairs with other women, she worries that without her looks, she will not be able to find another man. Eden’s friends take her out and reassure her that she is still a stunning beauty and they encourage her to get out and meet men. Enter Chase Lydon -wealthy, responsible, sweet and generous! He is much younger than Eden, but there is an undeniable chemistry. And when Chase’s long time girlfriend breaks up with him, it seems inevitable that Eden and Chase will be together. But will the age difference thwart their relationship? Or will the previous love who resurfaces torpedo the steamy romance with Chase?
Featuring witty, sometimes raunchy dialogue, “Arm Candy” is a chick lit novel about love in middle age. Several notable quotes used at the beginning of each chapter look to make us all feel better about reaching a certain age. The audio book is well narrated and makes easy listening. Recommended for fans of romance and chick lit as long as you don’t mind some language and sexual situations!