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Four Days of Christmas: Day Three

Four Days of Christmas: Day Three

Christmas Eve at Friday Harbor by Lisa Kleypas Since the publication of the second book (Rainshadow Road) in the marvelous Friday Harbor series by Lisa Kleypas is coming closer, I thought it would be fitting to include the first book, Christmas Eve at Friday Harbor, in our Four Days of Christmas event. I have to admit that I wasn’t the biggest fan of the book when I first read it. Here is the review I first posted on goodreads: “The first book in the Friday Harbor series by Lisa Kleypas. I was so looking forward to this book and literally quivering when it finally hit the stores:) The love story was very sweet […]

Posted December 21, 2011 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 2 Comments

Four Days of Christmas: Day Two

Four Days of Christmas: Day Two

‘Twas the the night by Sandra Hill, Trish Jensen and Kate Holmes  I wasn’t quite sure what to expect when I started reading this book written by three different authors. Each author took a character, wrote their romance, passed it on to the next, round-robin style, and then linked them together as one story. Beautifully done, and if I didn’t know better I would have assumed it was written by one person. The plot centers around three men, Sam, Kevin and Stan, who formed a brotherly bond as young boys after they met in the orphanage where they were raised.  Their friend and mentor, George Garrison, town veterinarian of Snowden […]

Posted December 20, 2011 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 4 Comments

Four Days of Christmas: Day One

Four Days of Christmas: Day One

Small Town Christmas by Jill Shalvis, Hope Ramsay and Katie Lane Small town Christmas consists of three short stories by Jill Shalvis, author of the amazing Lucky Harbor series, Hope Ramsay and Katie Lane. I love reading anthologies because very often it gets me to try out new books and authors that I hadn’t considered before. Kissing Santa Claus by Jill Shalvis: In Kissing Santa Claus, Jill Shalvis takes us back to Lucky Harbor and gives us the story of NASCAR driver Logan Parrish, Tara’s ex-husband from The Sweetest Thing. I’m a huge fan of Jill Shalvis, especially the Lucky Harbor series, and I really loved this short trip back to […]

Posted December 19, 2011 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 5 Comments

It’s Christmas at Swept Away By Romance!

It’s Christmas at Swept Away By Romance!

Christmas is right around the corner and we thought we’d squeeze in our first event at Swept Away by Romance. The Four Days Of Christmas will give you some recommendations on christmas-themed books that put us in the spirit. At the end, you can win a $10 gift card from amazon. All you have to do is: comment on any of the four posts coming up in the next four days (19th-22nd of December) leave your email adress be a follower let us know what you love about Christmas (optional) I hope you’ll enjoy it and good luck to everyone but most of all MERRY CHRISTMAS. The winner will be announced on Friday, the […]

Posted December 18, 2011 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 9 Comments