Santa Cruise | Fern Michaels | Book Review

Santa Cruise starts out with a reunion of four high school friends Frankie, Amy, Rachael, and Nina. All four women are single and make a pact that if they are all still single around Thanksgiving, they will go on a singles cruise together. The first half of the book is all about the four womenContinue reading “Santa Cruise | Fern Michaels | Book Review”

The Christmas Bookshop | Jenny Colgan | Book Review

The Christmas Bookshop is a brand new Christmas story by Jenny Colgan. It follows two sisters who have completely different lifestyles and are reunited during the holiday season. There are trials and tribulations through out that help the characters grow and truly find themselves. Plus, the beautiful Christmas backdrop helps everything come together. Carmen worksContinue reading “The Christmas Bookshop | Jenny Colgan | Book Review”

Mistletoe Christmas: An Anthology | Book Review

Mistletoe Christmas is an anthology written by four authors of romantic historical fiction. All of the stories are set during the Duke of Greystoke’s annual Christmas reverly: a well known celebration of plays, dances, and scandals. Particularly the scandals that lead to marriages. This hilarious setting provides the perfect backdrop for some good ol’ holidayContinue reading “Mistletoe Christmas: An Anthology | Book Review”

Dear Santa | Debbie Macomber | Book Review

Dear Santa is Debbie Macomber’s newest Christmas story and it is oh so sweet. Lindy Carmichael is home for the holidays and has alot on her mind. Her job has made her feel completely void of creativity and her heart has been broken by her ex-boyfriend and ex-best friend. So when she arrives home, she’sContinue reading “Dear Santa | Debbie Macomber | Book Review”

A Yuletide Kiss | Madeline Hunter | Sabrina Jeffries | Mary Jo Putney | Book Review

A Yuletide Kiss is a Christmas collection written by three of the most popular regency romances of today. All three romances are set at a small country inn where a group of travelers are stranded from a winter storm. There is a touch of spice, mistletoe, and the spirit of the holidays through out allContinue reading “A Yuletide Kiss | Madeline Hunter | Sabrina Jeffries | Mary Jo Putney | Book Review”

Colorado Christmas Magic | Caitlin McKenna | Book Review

If Colorado Christmas Magic does not get picked up and turned into a Hallmark movie, I will be very surprised. This book has everything a Hallmark Christmas movie lover would enjoy. A small town. Two main characters skeptical about Christmas magic. And two main characters with a tangled romantic history. Like I said all goodContinue reading “Colorado Christmas Magic | Caitlin McKenna | Book Review”

Top Ten Tuesday: Bookish Opinions

Top Ten Tuesday is held by Jana over at That Artsy Reader GirlToday’s topic is a freebie so I decided to talk about my bookish opinions! 1) Audiobooks count towards your reading goals. 2) Not all “classic books” are good books. In fact, some of them are down right boring. 3) DNFing (did not finish) booksContinue reading “Top Ten Tuesday: Bookish Opinions”

Santa’s Sweetheart | Janet Dailey |Book Review

When I requested Santa’s Sweetheart on Netgalley I did not realize it was actually the fourth book in The Christmas Tree Ranch series. That being said as I was reading this one, I did not feel overly lost. The author did a great job of introducing these characters to me and explaining all of theirContinue reading “Santa’s Sweetheart | Janet Dailey |Book Review”

Holding Out For Christmas | Janet Dailey | Book Review

Holding Out For Christmas is the third book in The Christmas Tree Ranch series. This one is super sweet and actually has seem good character growth. Playboy and professional bull riding champion Connor has had a front row seat to his two best friends falling in love, and now he is seeing what he hasContinue reading “Holding Out For Christmas | Janet Dailey | Book Review”

It’s A Christmas Thing | Janet Dailey | Book Review

It’s A Christmas Thing is the second book of The Christmas Tree Ranch series. This tike the story focuses in the traveling veterinarian Rush and the local judge Tracy. The two characters had met previously when Rush went to a court hearing for a misunderstanding with the Christmas tree ranch. Rush was immediately attracted toContinue reading “It’s A Christmas Thing | Janet Dailey | Book Review”

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