Year in Review: The Page O’ Lists

Have I mentioned that I¬†‚ô• bullet lists? And…ellipses. Also ‚ÄĒ¬†em-dashes.

Favorite¬†historicals….

Virtuous Scoundrel by Maggie Fenton

Favorite contemporaries….

Favorite inspies….

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More Sappy Holiday Goodness: No Christmas Like the Present by Sierra Donovan

  • No Christmas Like the Present by Sierra DonovanTitle:¬†No Christmas Like the Present
  • Author:¬†Sierra Donovan
  • Published:¬†Zebra,¬†October 2014
  • Source:¬†Library (and then purchased)
  • Length:¬†257 pages
  • Tropes:¬†Mysterious Man of Mystery,¬†Lady Scrooge
  • Quick blurb:¬†A glorious¬†mash-up of A Christmas Carol and It’s a Wonderful Life. No, really.
  • Quick review:¬†BUY AND READ THIS RIGHT NOW TRUST ME
  • Grade:¬†A

I don’t use gifs (except for Tessa Dare books), but this one calls for a gif.

Belle gif

This is only $1.99 and everyone should read it immediately. The premise could have been¬†horribly wrong, but it’s everything right. So of course I had to live-tweet it.

NoChristmasLikeThePresent

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TBR Challenge: A Pirate for Christmas by Anna Campbell

  • A Pirate for Christmas by Anna CampbellTitle:¬†A Pirate for Christmas
  • Author: Anna Campbell
  • Published:¬†Self-published, October 2015
  • Source: Purchased
  • Length:¬†150 pages
  • Tropes:¬†Mysterious Man of Mystery, Virtuous Village Vixen, Madcap Meddling, Snowbound
  • Quick blurb:¬†A pirate and a vicar’s daughter and a recalcitrant donkey.
  • Quick review:¬†BUY THIS RIGHT NOW TRUST ME
  • Grade:¬†A-

I cheated. Again.¬†This wasn’t in the TBR, but it’s so ridiculously charming I couldn’t not share the squee.

A Pirate for Christmas by Anna Campbell

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I read Campbell’s Her Christmas Earl last year and loved that one too. I feel another Author Binge coming on….