The One I Want For Christmas by Fiona Davenport
Published by Self-published on December 5, 2016
Genres: Contemporary Romance
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Holly Lane hadn’t planned to take a trip on Santa’s lap this year, but her best friend talks her into it anyway. Only it isn’t a what that she’s wishing for this year… it’s a who. But what are the odds that Santa can fit Jacob Marley in her stocking?
Warning: Some of the best gifts come in small packages. Which is a good thing since this sweet & sexy novella is short… but not as short as the blurb!
I voluntarily reviewed a complimentary copy of this book.
The One I Want for Christmas was the perfect Holiday romance. Short, sweet and sexy, this second chance love story was as good as it was short. Yes, I would have loved it for it to be longer, but I was totally satisfied with it as it is.
Holly is spending her first Christmas by herself now that her mom has remarried and moved with her new husband. At the time she just couldn’t see herself leaving her childhood home, but now that weather has prevented her mom and stepfather from coming to spend the holidays with her things are starting to look a little gloomy.
Lately, she’s found herself thinking more and more about her high school sweetheart, Jacob. He was the one for her, but when he had to move after only having been together for a couple of months and his starting college they had to break things off… though for her there never was anyone else.
That’s how she finds herself wishing for Jacob on Santa’s lap, knowing that that’s never going to happen. Or is it? When Jacob comes knocking on her door on Christmas morning, life as she knows it might very well change forever.
Holly and Jacob made for one totally cute couple. Their devotion to each other was super sweet with Jacob bordering in OTT obsessive, just how I like it. With some steamy dreams and sexy scenes, enchanting MCs and the bestest epilogue I’ve read this year, The One I Want for Christmas is my favorite holiday romance of the year, shortness and all.
Rating: 4 “Best Christmas Presents Ever” Stars
about a million times?” she asked, jumping up and dragging me to my feet. “Ho—”
off for her as we neared the North Pole display in the middle of the mall.
trying to back away from her.
insisted, refusing to let me go.
lap,” I protested. “Even if I wanted to, which I don’t, they’re not going to
let us do it.”
towards the female elf managing the line. “Kayla will make sure we get in.”
of Harley’s friends from high school. They’d been on the cheerleading squad
together for years, which meant Harley was right—it didn’t matter that we were a good ten years older than the biggest
kid in line, they weren’t going to turn us away.
to me, there would be no way for me to get out of this gracefully. Forcing a
smile onto my face, I made small talk until it was our turn. Harley went first,
eliciting a giggle from me when she started to sing “Santa Baby” as she settled
herself on Santa’s lap. By the time she hopped off, there was a blush staining
his cheeks and I was giggling so hard I almost couldn’t make my way up to where
he was sitting.
visitor I’ve had all season.”
agreed, his eyes darting over to where she stood for a moment.
and realized the mall Santa wasn’t quite as old as I’d originally thought. And
he definitely wasn’t as soft and round as the padding made him seem, if the
bunched muscles of his thigh were any indication. I had a feeling there was a
hot guy under that suit, one who was interested in my best friend.
Maybe our little visit to Santa was more about her than me.
thoughts about him and Harley. My mind blanked for a moment. I couldn’t think
of a single thing I wanted this year. Well, except for one thing…
It’s a who,” I whispered.
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