What Happens At Christmas

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Kensington Publishing Corporation, Oct 16, 2012 - Fiction - 352 pages
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A blazing fire, an English country house . . . and the ultimate game of charades. In this charming holiday novel from #1 "New York Times" bestselling author Victoria Alexander, a beautiful widow finds her plan for a Christmas proposal going perfectly awry . . .

Camille, Lady Lydingham, knows precisely what she wants for Christmas--an official engagement to a handsome, dashing prince. Her very proper suitor expects a proper English family and the perfect Dickensian Christmas, which leaves the lovely widow with a slight problem. The last thing Camille wants is for the prince to meet her unconventional relatives. But with the aid of a troupe of actors, Camille intends to pull off a Christmas deception of massive proportions.

At least until Grayson Elliot shows up. A dozen years ago, he declared his love on the day before her marriage to another man, then vanished from her life. Now he's back, gate-crashing Camille's already chaotic house party, playing absolute havoc with her scheme--and with her heart. Because for Grayson, losing Camille once was quite bad enough. Losing her twice? Unthinkable. And he'll find a way to show her they belong together--for this season, and every Christmas yet to come . . .

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The ending was way too easy, too tidy. - Goodreads
Nikolai is used as a plot device and nothing more. - Goodreads
The plot is amusing. - Goodreads
Then the ending scenes began. - Goodreads

Review: What Happens At Christmas (Millworth Manor #1)

User Review  - Robin - Goodreads

Christmas-themed books make my holidays brighter, so I checked out this historical romance. Although the action takes place in England during the 1880s, the dialog seems more modern and not true to ... Read full review

Review: What Happens At Christmas (Millworth Manor #1)

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About the author (2012)

Victoria Alexander was an award-winning television reporter until she discovered fiction was much more fun than real life. She turned to writing full time and has never looked back. Victoria grew up traveling the country as an Air Force brat and is now settled in Omaha, Nebraska, with her husband, two teenaged children, and a bearded collie named Sam. She firmly believes housework is a four-letter word, there are no calories in anything eaten standing up, procrastination is an art form, and it's never too soon to panic.

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