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Review Rewind: Twelve Days (The McRaes #1) by Teresa Hill

Review Rewind: Twelve Days (The McRaes #1) by Teresa Hill

Karla’s Review Life is hard, love makes it better ~ Teresa Hill  4.5 Inspiring Stars! A wonderful heartwarming holiday read!  Lots and lots of love in this book, but there is also sorrow and despair. Sam and Rachel have suffered their own losses and it’s slowly causing their marriage to fall apart, but when 3 beautiful children suddenly come into their lives, it forces them to come together and give them the opportunity to come to terms with their past. I really enjoyed this book! I fell in love with Sam and Rachel, and utterly adored Emma, Zach, and Grace…they were delightful! I loved how Sam and Emma connected, she feared […]

Posted December 15, 2017 by sweptawaybyromance in Review / 0 Comments

Happy Holidays! See You In 2016

Happy Holidays!  See You In 2016

We hope you’ve had a wonderful 2015 and are ready to tackle the holiday madness. We had a great year at Swept Away By Romance. We’ve been sharing our love for reading now since 2011. As with everything, there have been ups and downs, but we wouldn’t want to miss a second of it. 2015 was filled with fantastic and some not so fantastic reads, we’ve discovered new authors and rediscovered old favourites, made new friends and watched our community of reading-obsessed romance lovers grow. We are scrambling to get our Best Of 2015 books ready to share with you in January – with so many fantastic books it’s incredibly hard […]

Posted December 24, 2015 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 2 Comments

Christmas Novella: Holiday Sparks by Shannon Stacey

Christmas Novella: Holiday Sparks by Shannon Stacey

What it’s about House-sitting for her parents seemed like a good idea, until the microwave blew up and the lights went out. Now Chloe Burke thinks upgrading the electrical system of her childhood home while they are away would make the perfect Christmas gift. Fortunately, there’s an electrician in town who can get the job done by the holidays. Scott Quinn has wanted to get his hands on the Burkes’ wiring for almost as long as he’s wanted to get his hands on their daughter. Chloe didn’t notice Scott back in high school, but she’s noticing him now, and soon they’re indulging in a little festive fun: no strings, no expectations. […]

Posted December 23, 2015 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

Quickie Review: Dead By Midnight: An I-Team Christmas by Pamela Clare

Quickie Review: Dead By Midnight: An I-Team Christmas by Pamela Clare

What it’s about Marc and Sophie Hunter, Gabe and Kat Rossiter, Holly Andris and the rest of the I-Team gang find themselves in the same historic Denver hotel celebrating the approach of Christmas at different holiday parties. What starts out as a fun winter evening with friends soon becomes a brutal fight to survive when the hotel is taken over by a group of ruthless narco-terrorists who will stop at nothing to get what they want. On the outside, Julian Darcangelo, Zach McBride, Nick Andris and others join together with the FBI’s Hostage Rescue Team to free their friends, knowing that if they fail, the people they love will be… Dead […]

Posted December 22, 2015 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

Christmas Favourite: A Wallflower Christmas (Wallflowers #5) by Lisa Kleypas

Christmas Favourite: A Wallflower Christmas (Wallflowers #5) by Lisa Kleypas

What it’s about The Wallflowers are four young ladies in London who banded together in their wild and wickedly wonderful searches for true love. Now happily married, they join together once again to help one of the world’s most notorious rogues realize that happiness might be right under the mistletoe.… It’s Christmastime in London and Rafe Bowman has arrived from America for his arranged meeting with Natalie Blandford, the very proper and beautiful daughter of Lady and Lord Blandford. His chiseled good looks and imposing physique are sure to impress the lady in waiting and, if it weren’t for his shocking American ways and wild reputation, her hand would already be […]

Posted December 21, 2015 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

When A Child Is Born by Virginia Brown, Sharon Sobel, Karen Frisch, Jo Ann Ferguson

When A Child Is Born by Virginia Brown, Sharon Sobel, Karen Frisch, Jo Ann Ferguson

What it’s about A baby changes everything…especially at Christmas! War-weary Baron Paxton is on his way home to celebrate a peaceful holiday with his family. But when he finds an abandoned baby in his carriage—with a note telling him the child is his—there’s no peace to be had in Child of Mine? by Virginia Brown Ladies’ maid Adelaide Rowland finds herself on a Yuletide adventure, fleeing her home with her mistress’s child, in What Child Is This by Jo Ann Ferguson. But what happens when her mistress doesn’t meet her, as arranged? And a very curious—and handsome—gentleman takes a personal interest in her and the little girl? In Through the Eyes […]

Posted December 16, 2015 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

Merry Blissmas (Biker Bitches #3) by Jamie Begley

Merry Blissmas (Biker Bitches #3) by Jamie Begley

What it’s about Naughty What can I say? I’m not a nice person. When I walk by, people call me a slut, and I’m okay with that. I believe in calling a spade a spade. I am a slut. With the holidays approaching, I miss belonging to The Last Riders. Drake’s keeping me warm, but he wants more than I can give. He wants me to trust him, to believe he can protect me. Doesn’t he know Santa put me on the Naughty List long ago? Nice What can I say? I’m a nice guy and have always done the responsible thing. Bliss is everything I shouldn’t want, but it’s hard […]

Posted December 15, 2015 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

Quickie Review: A Christmas Surprise – A Regency Romance by Emily Murdoch

Quickie Review: A Christmas Surprise – A Regency Romance by Emily Murdoch

What it’s about Every year for thirty years Lord Robert, the Viscount of Marchwood, throws a Christmas Ball. But this year the Marchwood Christmas Ball holds extra importance. His daughter, Lady Audrey, has just turned eighteen, and it is time for her to be introduced into society. It is Audrey’s first, best, and potentially only chance of securing a husband. Especially seeing as there are rumours that the Marchwood money is running dry. But headstrong Lady Audrey is not sure she wants a husband. Ever since her mother died she has been left to her own devices. Though she is very close to her father, it was often the servants she […]

Posted December 8, 2015 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

His Christmas Gift by Sarah Mayberry

His Christmas Gift by Sarah Mayberry

What it’s about Since tragedy estranged defense attorney Jenna Macintosh from her family, she’s done her best to pretend Christmas doesn’t exist. Not so easy this year when she needs to work with client Lacey Gallagher, who is living on her brother Sawyer’s Christmas tree farm. All those fragrant pines dripping with twinkling lights are bad enough, but when disaster strikes, Jenna is stuck alone in a wooded cabin with Sawyer, the hottest man she’s ever met. Experience has taught Sawyer Gallagher that smart city women like Jenna don’t want men like him, but when Jenna falls ill, he must abandon his plan to keep his distance and soon he’s trying […]

Posted November 30, 2015 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

The Kidnapped Christmas Bride (Taming of the Sheenans #3) by Jane Porter

The Kidnapped Christmas Bride (Taming of the Sheenans #3) by Jane Porter

What it’s about All he wants is a Christmas memory… Trey Sheenan has cultivated his reputation as Marietta’s resident bad boy, until one day he lets things go too far and he loses everything—his freedom, his fiance McKenna Douglas, and his infant son. McKenna has loved Trey since they were kids, but she’s had enough. When Trey is sent away for five years, McKenna is determined to do what’s right for her and baby TJ, which means putting her mistakes—namely Trey—behind her, and move on. When Trey is released early, he returns to Marietta determined to beg McKenna’s forgiveness and become the father TJ needs him to be, only to discover […]

Posted December 18, 2014 by sweptawaybyromance in Uncategorized / 0 Comments