An O'brien Family Christmas (A Chesapeake Shores Novel, Book 8)

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HarperCollins Publishers, Nov 1, 2011 - Fiction - 250 pages
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New York Times and USA TODAY bestselling author SHERRYL WOODS takes the O’Briens to Ireland for a family Christmas they’ll never forget!

Dating Matthew O’Brien—a playboy and a younger man—cost Laila Riley her career and her parents’ respect. A high price, even for love—and when Laila decides it was just a fl ing, she breaks it off , despite Matthew’s objections. But the O’Brien family has other ideas, and they conspire to get Laila to join them on a Dublin holiday.

It’s a great time to get away from it all, but Laila has reservations about the trip. Matthew’s bound to be there, and she’s far from immune. What if she can’t resist temptation? Meanwhile, the O’Briens are in an uproar over matriarch Nell’s unexpected romance with an old flame.

Will she follow her heart despite the risks? And will Laila discover that some risks are actually once-in-a-lifetime opportunities?

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An O'Brien Family Christmas

User Review  - Kristin Ramsdell - Book Verdict

When a relationship with noted ladies' man Matthew O'Brien ruins her career, Laila Riley impulsively breaks things off, but neither expects to end up going to Ireland for Christmas with the entire O ... Read full review

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User Review  - Nancy Carty - Goodreads

Unless you've read other editions in the Chesapeake Series, this novel could be confusing with all the different family members highlighted within. Read full review

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About the author (2011)

With her roots firmly planted in the South, Sherryl Woods has written many of her more than 100 books in that distinctive setting, whether in her home state of Virginia, her adopted state, Florida, or her much-adored South Carolina. Sherryl is best known for her ability to creating endearing small town communities and families. She is the New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of over 75 romances for Silhouette Desire and Special Edition.

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