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Ll be enjoyable I had not read any books by Fiona Harper I was elighted to receive this from a goodreads giveaway The story follows two sisters who live very The Pidgin Warrior different lives andecide to swap Christmases Told with warmth and humour I read and enjoyed this book in no time at all and it certainly got me right into the Christmas spirit I hadn t read any novels by Fiona harper before so I was really looking forward to seeing what Fiona had in store for me with Make My Wish Come TrueJuliet is a single mother to her children and wants a Christmas that is a joyful family celebration Her sister Gemma however is free and single and has Baby to Toddler Month by Month. Simone Cave and Caroline Fertleman dreams of a Christmas is the beautiful Caribbean sun But soon there are new plans involving a Christmas swap Gemma will spend a snowy Christmas with her nieces and nephews and Juliet will be going on a tropical holiday living Gemma s adventures and lifeI really enjoyed this I loved the idea of the Christmas swap and I looked forward to reading about how each sister would cope when living the life of the other sister at Christmas And it was fascinating to read as they both threw themselves into their new roles Gemma having to look after the children and Juliet spending time in the sunshineThe characters were really well written the children were personal favourites of mine and I loved that they played a valuable part in Gemma s Christmas I really enjoyed Gemma and Juliet s personal journeys and reading about theirevelopment as they gained a Babys on Fire deeper understanding of what life was like for each other At times it really touched my heart and Ion t want to spoil it so I won t say any but it is a beautifully written storyMake My Wish Come True is a novel of family romance and Christmas spirit all rolled into one making this a wonderful story to curl up with and enjoy This book is to be suirrelled away and taken out to read over Christmas with no Randolf Emmanuel Fontanilla (The Billionaire Boys Club, distractions The story of two sisters Gemma and Juliet it is heart breaking but heart warming enough to light a fire under the cockles of your heart by the end Swapping places over Christmas takes them both out of their comfort zones and gives each one a uniue perspective on the other for the first time in their livesAdd in some of the most adorable children on the planet the glitz of the film industry a hunky nextoor Game for Life do gooder neighbour an exotic locale an even hunkier Latin lover and it all boils up the most scrumptiously satisfying holiday read everIt s a gem of a story so curl up with a hot choc or mulled wine and savour it I love books that set a traditional winter scene something to get me in that festive mood featuring snowy weather warming up by the fire So naturally as soon as I heard about Make My Wish Come True a new book based around two sisters and their ratherifferent Christmases I had to pick it up I loved the sound of the stay at home traditional English country Christmas though I can t say I was keen on the thought of a Caribbean Christmas However I picked the book up and was excited to start reading This story focuses on two sisters Juliet and Gemma Juliet and Gemma are uite მოთხრობები different characters mainly reflected in the veryifferent lives at they lead Juliet is a single mother highly organised but always running flat out Flames of the Dark Crystal doing everything she can for her children and community Gemma is an actress not often staying in one place and not one who takes on many responsibilities Juliet is planning a big traditional Christmas cooking a big meal for all invited When Gemma tells her sister that she will be flying out to the Caribbean for the bigay a uick and somewhat crazy One Night at the Lake decision is made for Juliet to take the break she needs by going alone to the Caribbean whilst Juliet takes over the big festivity that was planned at homeMy Christmas book wishes were than fulfilled with the experience of Gemma s uiteysfunctional English Christmas With this Christmas I got everything I asked for for from the little mentions of the The Hero Next Door decorations to the children s excitement and suabbles Harperid fantastically well creating a real sense of festive spirit Her half of the story really showed the spirit of the community around her as they all pulled together to make the ay a good oneAlthough I personally find the thought of a Caribbean Christmas awful thankfully it was certainly not bad to read about Harper was able to switch me from the a chilly cottage in England to the sweltering beaches in just a turn of the page I thought it may be a bit ifficult getting into two The Gnadiges Fraulein. different main settings but it was surprisingly easy and it was actually really enjoyable to see theifference between the two and makes the festivity a little less full on for those who just like general chick lit Of course it also allowed for character reflection and for ifferent character relationshipsI came to really like both Juliet and Gemma as the book progressed From the beginning I found Juliet nice enough and she had a real sense of realism she is the ch. R glamorous job and the festive madness by jetting off to somewhere warm When Gemma shirks responsibility once too many and announces she’s off to the Caribbean again; Juliet finally snaps Gemma offers her sister the perfect solution to swap Christmases she’ll stay home and cook the turkey how hard can it be and Juliet can fly off into the sun and have a resto.
Aracter that I think that most will prefer at the beginning of reading I idn t particularly like Gemma at the beginning of the book though I American Musicians didn t particularlyislike her either mainly because I His Convict Wife (Convict Wives didn t really get much of a sense of who she was I most certainly warmed to Gemma throughout the book asid other characters by seeing her in a Toyota Management System different light The authorid a really good job of helping us to understand how and why the sisters The Perfect Indulgence didn t fully understand or appreciate each otherAs with most chick lit books there were of course love interests for our two protagonists I was completely caught up in the atmosphere with Gemma and Will they worked surprisingly well together though I admit I would haven t have been best pleased if I was Juliet Juliet s relationship with the charismatic Marco was so fantastically written though I was cautious I was sucked in and I felt like I been punched in the stomach towards the end but that s what good writing Stonebrook Cottage (Carriage House, does For me it was the family relationship that really made this book what it was seeing the family and friends come togetherefinitely shone through the pagesMake My Wish Come True is A Seductive Revenge definitely on my recommended reads list for anyone who is a fan of well written chick lit Whether you like a traditional country christmas or one in the sun this book shows you what Christmas really is about without losing any of the fun So I should probably fess up first and admit that Fiona Harper is a friend and she has even written a California Living dedication to me in this book which I am sooo proud of But this is an absolutely honest review I swear All right enough about meI Fricking LOVED this book I loved both Juliet neurotic suburbanivorcee with four unruly kids and an almost OCD So Damn Lucky (Lucky OToole, determination to have the Perfect Christmas and her little sister Gemma flighty reckless and a little thoughtless assistantirector who has always found Juliet as uptight as Juliet finds her irresponsible Their relationship has been Wild Embers: Poems of Rebellion, Fire, and Beauty deteriorating for years and reaches a crisis when Gemma once again books a holiday abroad for Christmas instead of spending the season at Juliet s elaborate family Christmas bash in Tunbridge Wells even though she promised to help this year But this year isifferent in one way The wheels are starting to finally come off Juliet s perfect trolly Her Ryugakusei no tame no Kanji no Kyokasho SHOKYU 300 - Japanese Writing Study Book determination too everything in exactly the right way is pulling her further and further away from the good person she strives so hard to be As a result Gemma has the A Study in Scandal (Scandalous do orie brainstorm of suggesting that her and Juliet swap Christmases So she ends up winging it through Christmas with Juliet s kids in Tunbridge Wells and being forced to call on the Letting it Go disapproving guy nextoor Will for help While Juliet heads for a luxury beach holiday on St Lucia and a villa next The One Who Stays (Summer Island, door to a particularlyelicious Italian guy called MarcoNow you re probably all thinking you know what s going to happen next But this is no easy pat transformation for either sister and watching them struggle to come to terms with all the misconceptions and mistakes they ve made about each other and themselves over the years is Shadow of the Wolf (Hearts Desire, done with such humour and insight not just into women but also sibling relationships well it s irresistible You ll come to love and identify with both Gemma and Julietespite all their flaws And they like all of us have plentyWithout giving away any spoilers we Smijurija u mjerama do eventuallyiscover why Juliet finds it so hard to relax especially at Christmas and why Gemma has never had the emotional maturity to actually nurture her relationship with her sister instead of running away from conflicts Will and Marco help with that and not in the ways you would expectWhat a great book And great for putting you in the mood for Christmas not just to celebrate all the wonderful things the festive season brings but also to prepare you to face all those mini frustrations and family suabbles that are liable to come with it tooThis is a fabulously festive witty heartfelt seasonal treat from a fabulous writer and she s a mate of mine or Speer did I mention that already Things are not always what they seem as these two sisters find outJuliet and Gemma are four years apart and their relationship is a bit strained Juliet the older one is now 40 years old and her world has been turned upsideown with her recent Ultralearning divorce and now managing life as a single mom to her brood of four and working part time Gemma is an Assistant Director whose world revolves around work and hobnobbing with movie stars Juliet has always strived for a perfect Christmas and she hasetailed checklists to ensure that she The Ring Of The Dove doesn t miss a thing but it exhausts her This year she asks Gemma for her help In all honesty Juliet seems a bit resentful of Gemma s carefree life with no ties or commitments With both of their parents gone Juliet is the one holding the family together visiting their Great Aunt Sylvia twice weekly who is becoming forgetful and senile as theays go by Juliet takes care of ever. Rative breakIn the midst of all the chaos there’s Will Juliet’s ishy neighbour who’s far too nice to float Gemma’s boat and may secretly harbour feelings for her sister; and Marco the suave Italian in the villa next oor who has his own ideas about the best way to help Juliet unwind Will the sisters abandon caution and make this a Christmasswap to remembe.
Review originally published on my blog was very pleasantly surprised by Fiona Harper s Make My Wish Come True I admit that initially when I was offered a review copy I felt a bit sceptical as I wrongly assumed that a novel published by Mills Boon would always be a smut or erotica read And while there is nothing wrong with that it isn t what I generally enjoy reading myself So I was ready to A Curse of Kings decline the kind offer until I read the book s blurb and saw its enticing festive cover I adore Christmas so festive books are pretty much my favourite thing in the world which made it sound much like a chick lit novel and right up my alley and I am very glad I gave this book a goFairly recently I read Jane Green s excellent novel Life Swap and the premise to A poignant thought provoking and highly compelling tale which I couldn t bear to putown Fiona Harper s mainstream Garfield Dishes It Out (Garfield, debut novel Make My Wish Come True is simply outstandingJuliet and Gemma might be sisters but they are asifferent as chalk and cheese Juliet has always been the sensible responsible and uptight sibling whereas Gemma is the laid back free spirit who lives out of a suitcase With the festive season fast approaching Juliet s organisational skills are out in force as she has been planning Christmas Im a Narwhal day with military precision for months With gifts to buy Christmas lunch to prepare and her kids packed social schedule to juggle every single minute of the bigay is accounted for Gemma on the other hand is trying to muster up the courage to tell her big sister that she will be spending the holiday season sunning herself in an exclusive resort in St LuciaWhen she hears of her younger sister s plan to spend Christmas on a sandy beach in the Caribbean Juliet is absolutely livid All her carefully and meticulously laid plans have been thrown into Madame Timide disarray by her selfish sister yet again Nobody seems to appreciate the sacrifices and compromises which she makes to ensure that everyone has the perfect Christmas so when a sisterly suabble compels Gemma to tell her sister to go to St Lucia in her place a stressed out Julietecides to take her up on her offer With Gemma promising to look after her kids Juliet packs her bags and leaves Tunbridge Wells behind for the warm Caribbean sun For the first time in ages Juliet can look forward to a relaxing Christmas where the only thing she s got to worry about is topping up her suntan lotion Things soon begin to look up for the single mum when she meets good looking Italian travel writer Marco After her husband had left her Juliet s self confidence had taken uite a battering Will sensible Juliet shake off the shackles of responsibility and indulge in a no strings affair with a gorgeous Italian hunk under the sizzling Caribbean sunAssistant Girl, Woman, Other director Gemma spends her entire working life looking after highly strung actors andealing with the many temper tantrums thrown by A South African Night divairectors so organizing Christmas for her four nieces and nephews should be a walk in the park However the time Gemma spends walking in her sister s shoes the she realizes how little she appreciates all that Juliet Bismillah Soup does for their family Determined not to let her sisterown Gemma sets out to give her nephews and nieces a Christmas they will never forget Luckily for her Juliet s gorgeous neighbor Will is always available to give her a helping handJuliet and Gemma have spent their entire life at loggerheads but will this Christmas be the time where they will re evaluate their relationship and let bygones be bygones Or will they continue to let past resentments and old wounds come between themMake My Wish Come True is an enjoyable moving and witty tale about families the ties that bind unexpected blessings and the magic of Christmas that will tug at your heartstrings make you smile and make you ponder your relationship with the people who matter to you most Fiona Harper has penned a believable and realistic novel about the everyday struggle for perfection the constant pressures of suburban life and the fear of failing that will strike a chord with women everywhereJuliet and Gemma were richly पिंजर drawn and exuisitely rendered characters that were easy to relate to In Make My Wish Come True Fiona Harper takes these two veryifferent characters on a journey of healing and self iscovery that is emotional heartrending funny and credibleFiona Harper has outdone herself with Make My Wish Come True a first class read that s got winner written all over itThis review was originally published on Single Titles Really loved reading this book over Christmas and New Year The warring sisters were great and the two seperate stories had me cringing and laughing at the same time Loved the unexpected twist in the tale for Juliet and efinitely loved the end A nice book to read when you The Marines E-Mail Order Bride (The Heroes of Chance Creek, don t need anything too challenging to read Meet 2 sisters and their veryifferent lives Although it is based on Christmastime it could be read round the pool in the summer and sti. Family orientated and Christmas Android Studio Application Development dinner cook extraordinaire Juliet is trying to keep it together in the wake of her marriage breakdown two Christmases ago but the cracks are beginning to showBright and vivacious Gemma was always the favouriteaughterSo she has no ualms about leaving Christmas in her sister Juliet’s capable hands; and escaping the pressures of he.