CHRISTMASSY :: Q&A :: Sandy Barker

A couple of years ago I did a little series of Q&As with authors where we talked about books and Christmas. It was so much fun that this year I’ve decided to bring them back! First up to chat Christmas with me is the lovely Sandy Barker. Sandy has a new novel out called The […]

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CHRISTMAS :: Christmas at Fireside CABINS :: Jenny Hale

For Lila Evans, Christmas is the toughest time of year––a heartbreaking reminder of losing her father, and just how lonely she is… This year, she’s organized a blissful getaway with her closest friends: just the remedy for the December blues. The countryside resort of Fireside Cabins, tucked away in the snowy Tennessee hills, seems like […]

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CHRISTMAS :: Favourites

Last week I made the big statement that I might have already found my favourite Christmas novel of the year – Sandy Barker’s The Christmas Swap – so this week I thought I’d share some of my favourites from the past few years. The Christmas Cookie Club has been my favourite Christmas book for adults […]

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Christmas :: Christmas at the Little Cottage on the Hill :: Emma Davies

Arriving at the cosy little rental cottage as the first snow begins to fall, Ruby doesn’t regret leaving her bully of a husband for a moment, but she does feel guilty about uprooting her kids so close to Christmas. She can only wish that one day soon her son Jem will forgive her. It’s not long before the family […]

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Christmassy :: Dashing Through the Snow :: Debbie Macomber/Hallmark

Ok, we all know I love Christmassy romcoms in both novel and film form, so I thought it might be fun to read and watch some book and movie pairs. My local library just happened to have both the original novel and the DVD of Hallmark’s movie adaptation of Debbie Macomber’s Dashing Through the Snow. […]

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Review :: The Christmas Countdown :: Donna Ashcroft

It’s that time! 9 weeks to go until Christmas and I’m here with my first Christmassy review of the year (although it is technically my second festive book so far – I started with Jenny Hale’s latest).  Here is the synopsis of The Christmas Countdown (from Goodreads):   Twenty-seven-year-old Holly Devine has just had her […]

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