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When one of your Bookstagram besties said this is one of her top 2021 books and it’s 10 days into Jan – you know you have to read this book!📚Amelia Unabridged is about Amelia, newly graduated from high school and ready for life to begin. Her BFF Jenna has their whole lives planned out. They’re …

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This was a fun fast read. It reminded me of a mashup between a Regency “She’s All That” and Cinderella. It was full of drama, miscommunication and bodies of water. 😉 I didn’t know how it was going to end!📝Mr. Malcolm, while not titled, has plenty of wealth and prestige that women throw themselves at …

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I’ve read Sarah’s historical books but not her contemporary romance books and I’ve heard great things about it. But it kept going on and I put it off because I was scared that I wouldn’t love it as much as it’s hyped up. Does that ever happen to you?🦮Evie has epilepsy and lives on her …

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I listened to this an audiobook and it was so sweet and full of Christmas hope and love.❤️I loved how the stories were connected by the amethyst brooch and the women were related to each other. It starts in England in the early 1800s and through each story, it skips a generation and ends in …

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Ronald is unlucky in love and orders a mail-order bride. Dorothy is running away and has a secret. Who holds the high card? Love is the ultimate high stakes game that none were expecting to play.♥️This is my first book by Frank but I’ve seen other Western books by her. By the names of some …

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This was such a great novella to put you in the Christmas spirit!🎄Ellie is starting a new job at an architecture firm as an intern. It’s not off to the best start, after getting coffees for everyone she takes a sip of her tea but spits out hot coffee…in the middle of an important meeting …

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You are going to want to grab this book and cozy up in blankets. This is such a sweet story and short novella but it puts you in the Christmas mood from a Christmas carnival to family time to the smells of the season like fresh baked cinnamon rolls. Like seriously- I need some cinnamon …

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I loved this book and how Evelyn pretended to be a Lady, not to catch a Duke but because she pretended to be one when she was a little girl. I definitely pretended to be a princess when I was a girl. And then reading and learning that Evelyn plays with her younger brothers and …

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This is a wonderful collection of Regency Christmas novellas. Hope, miracles and love can transform anyone but it seems especially magical at Christmas. Each of these authors are well versed in the Regency world. -Lord Blakely’s Gift by Anneka Walker – Ivy’s father refuses to visit his mother and his ancestral home because of a …

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I knew this had a Hallmarky feel to it but this was so much more! The characters felt real and had a lot of depth that most Hallmark movies miss (I haven’t read their books that they’re now publishing to know if that’s different).☃️Mark, known as the small hometown hero, can’t keep living life. He …

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