Thursday 25 December 2014

MacKenzie Family Christmas - Jennifer Ashley

The Mackenzies gather for a clan Christmas and New Year's in Scotland. In the chaos of preparations for the celebration--the first of Hart and Eleanor's married life--one of Ian's Ming bowls gets broken, and the family scrambles to save the day. Daniel busily runs a betting ring for everything from the time Eleanor's baby will arrive to whether Mac's former-pugilist valet can win a boxing match to who will be the first of the many guests to be caught under the mistletoe. Ian begins a new obsession, and Beth fears the loss of one of his precious bowls has made him withdraw once more into his private world. 

My thoughts:
Ok so I have not read a single book in this series, I do have book 1 though..Still it worked perfectly like this :)

I may not know who anyone except Ian is (that is the book I have). But it was still fun to see couples being in love, having babies and worrying about xmas. As Ian's bowl breaks and his wife is scared he will go into himself again, and then the rest of the family worries too.

A nice xmas novella :)

Kindle Edition, 203 pages
Published December 13th 2012 by JA / AG Publishing
MacKenzies & McBrides #4.5
Historical romance


  1. Glad it was a good novella for the season!

    Happy Holidays!

  2. I've always wanted to indulge in books with these kind of covers. Lol. Glad you enjoyed it. :)

  3. Sounds like a good christmas read even though I dont do many holiday reads

  4. I hope he didn't go into himself over a bowl. :/

  5. I LOVE Ian. He's such an interesting Character :D

  6. Anna: Grr blogger is being a B and I can't reply.
    Anyway, yes he sure is!

  7. I haven't read these so a novella might be a good way to sample. Glad you liked it.

  8. Have a great weekend, B! The book is not for me of course ;p.

  9. I have a book by her but I still need to read it... one day!

  10. I just finished the latest - 'Rules for a Proper Governess' - I love revisiting the MacKenzies & the McBrides!



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