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DECK THE HALLS (DARLING, VT) BY DONNA ALWARD: BOOK REVIEW

Deck The Halls Darling, VT By Donna Alward ISBN:  9781250179333    Author’s Website: www.donnaalward.com   Brought to you by OBS reviewer Andra   Summary With shades of It’s a Wonderful Life, one man must face his past to find his future this Christmas. In the last year, George’s life has … Continue reading

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Author : Caro
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SANTA’S SCROOGE BY CASSANDRA LOGAN: BOOK REVIEW

Santa’s Scrooge By:  Cassandra Logan ASIN: B018BRMYPW Author’s Website: http://cassandralogan.com/ Brought to you by OBS reviewer Andra   Synopsis:   In a world where Santa’s Naughty and Nice list is open to the public, every word and action is carefully calculated. Unwilling to live under such pressure, a group of … Continue reading

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A BOY CALLED CHRISTMAS BY MATT HAIG: BOOK REVIEW

  A Boy Called Christmas Author: Matt Haig ISBN13: 9781782117896 Author website: http://www.matthaig.com Brought to you by OBS reviewer Kayt Synopsis:   You are about to read the true story of Father Christmas. It is a story that proves that nothing is impossible. If you are one of those people … Continue reading

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NAPA CHRISTMAS: A VACATION NOVELLA (A MACALLESTER FAMILY ADVENTURE #1.1) BY DAWN DESOUSA: BOOK REVIEW

  Title:  Napa Christmas Series:  A Travel Novella #2 (The MacAllesters (William and JJ)) By:  Dawn DeSousa ASIN:  B015F1XVUE Author’s Website: http://www.destinationlovestories.com Brought to you by OBS reviewer Andra   Synopsis:   The best Christmas gifts are homemade… Jennifer “JJ” Jones has the life she has always wanted, dream job … Continue reading

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A HIGHLANDER’S CHRISTMAS KISS (THE MACGREGORS: HIGHLAND HEIRS, BOOK #5) BY PAULA QUINN: BOOK REVIEW

A Highlander’s Christmas Kiss The MacGregors: Highland Heirs, Book #5 By Paula Quinn ISBN: 9781455535309   Brought to you by OBS reviewer Una Synopsis: A STRANGER’S SMILE Christmas may be coming to Linavar, but Temperance Menzie is far from joyful. Grief-stricken over the death of her father at the hands … Continue reading

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CHRISTMAS COMES TO MAIN STREET (BRIAR CREEK #5) BY OLIVIA MILES: BOOK REVIEW

Christmas Comes to Main Street Series:  Briar Creek #5 By:  Olivia Miles ISBN: 1455567183 (ISBN13: 9781455567188) Author’s Website: http://www.oliviamilesbooks.com Review brought to you by OBS reviewer Andra Synopsis:   The mistletoe is out, and the gloves are off . . .  ‘Tis the worst season to be single, but Kara Hastings won’t … Continue reading

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KISS ME IN CHRISTMAS (CHRISTMAS, COLORADO #6) BY DEBBIE MASON

  Kiss Me In Christmas By Debbie Mason IBSN: 978145588060 4/5 stars Brought to you by OBS reviewer Una Description: Actress Chloe O’Connor has become America’s sweetheart, but back in little Christmas, Colorado, she’s still remembered as a shy, awkward schoolgirl. And there’s no one she dreads (and secretly wants) … Continue reading

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THE SANTA CLAUS MAN: THE RISE AND FALL OF A JAZZ AGE CON MAN AND THE INVENTION OF CHRISTMAS IN NEW YORK BY ALEX PALMER: BOOK REVIEW

The Santa Claus Man: The Rise and Fall of a Jazz Age Con Man and the Invention of Christmas in New York By Alex Palmer IBSN: 9781493008445 Author’s website: http://alexpalmerwrites.com/ Brought to you by OBS reviewer Una Description The true story of John Duval Gluck, Jr., who in 1913 founded … Continue reading

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MAYBE THIS CHRISTMAS (O’NEIL BROTHERS, BOOK #3) BY SARAH MORGAN: BOOK REVIEW

  Maybe This Christmas O’Neil Brothers, #3  By  Sarah Morgan  ISBN# 9780373778980 Author’s Website: http://www.sarahmorgan.com Brought to you by OBS reviewer Andra Synopsis: This winter ex-skiing champion, reformed heartbreaker and single dad Tyler O’Neil has only one mission—making sure his daughter, Jess, has the best Christmas ever. The fact that his best … Continue reading

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ALL I WANT FOR CHRISTMAS BY NORA ROBERTS: BOOK REVIEW

  All I Want For Christmas By Nora Roberts  ISBN# 9780698196179 Author’s Website: http://www.noraroberts.com/ Brought to you by OBS reviewer Andra Synopsis: Mac Taylor finds out the lengths to which his mischievous twin boys will go to find him the Christmas gift of new love. Review: A lovely novella written by one … Continue reading

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RING IN THE HOLIDAYS (HUNK FOR THE HOLIDAYS, BOOK #2) BY KATIE LANE: BOOK REVIEW

Ring in the Holidays Hunk for the Holidays #2 By Katie Lane ISBN# 9781455551859 Author’s Website: http://www.katielanebooks.com/ Brought to you by OBS reviewer Andra Synopsis: THE BEST NEW YEAR’S EVE . . . EVER Psychologist Ellie Simpson is about to get a healthy dose of sex therapy. Leaving her cheating boyfriend behind, … Continue reading

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IT HAPPENED AT CHRISTMAS (CHRISTMAS, COLORADO, BOOK #3) BY DEBBIE MASON: BOOK REVIEW

    It Happened at Christmas Christmas, Colorado, Book #3 By Debbie Mason ISBN# 9781455527717 Author’s Website:  http://authordebbiemason.com/index.html Brought to you by OBS reviewer Una Description: Love is the best Christmas gift of all. Free-spirited activist Skylar Davis is out of money and out of options. After using up her … Continue reading

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TWELVE DATES OF CHRISTMAS: THE BALLAD OF LULA JO (LONESOME POINT, TEXAS, BOOK #2.5) BY JESSIE EVANS: BOOK REVIEW

  Twelve Dates of Christmas: The Ballad of Lula Jo Lonesome Point, Texas #2.5   By  Jessie Evans ISBN# 9781940848 Author’s Website: http://www.jessieevansauthor.com/ Brought to you by OBS reviewer Andra Synopsis: It’s the time of year for miracles… Once upon a time, Lula and Carter were inseparable and Christmas was Lula’s favorite … Continue reading

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A CHRISTMAS TO REMEMBER (INCLUDES LUCKY HARBOR #8.5) BY JILL SHALVIS, KRISTEN ASHLEY, HOPE RAMSAY, MOLLY CANNON, MARILYN PAPPANO: BOOK REVIEW

  A Christmas to Remember Includes  Lucky Harbor #8.5 By Hope Ramsay, Molly Cannon, Marilyn Pappano, Kristen Ashley, and Jill Shalvis ISBN# 9781455547760 Author’s Website: http://jillshalvis.com ; http://www.kristenashley.net ; http://www.hoperamsay.com ; http://www.mollycannon.com ; http://www.marilyn-pappano.com/index.html Brought to you by OBS reviewer Andra Synopsis: Jill Shalvis, Dream a Little Dream: Melissa has kept every … Continue reading

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THE NIGHTINGALE BEFORE CHRISTMAS (MEG LANGSLOW. BOOK #18) BY DONNA ANDREWS: BOOK REVIEW

  The Nightingale Before Christmas  Meg Lanslow #18 By Donna Andrews  ISBN# 9781250049575 Author’s Website: http://donnaandrews.com/ Brought to you by OBS reviewer Kayt Synopsis: As the holidays draw near in Caerphilly  , Mother volunteers to take part in a big Christmas-themed decorator show house—each room of a temporarily untenanted house is decorated … Continue reading

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A CHRISTMAS HOPE (OF LOVE AND WAR, BOOK #1.5) BY STACY HENRIE: BOOK REVIEW

  A Christmas Hope Love and War #1.5 By Stacy Henrie ISBN#9781455532506 Author’s Website:  http://www.stacyhenrie.com Brought to you by OBS reviewer Daniele Synopsis: In this special holiday novella, Stacy Henrie returns to the World War I setting of her Of Love and War series for a heartwarming read that’s perfect … Continue reading

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ANTIQUES SLAY RIDE (TRASH ‘N’ TREASURES MYSTERY, BOOK #7.5) BY BARBARA ALLAN: BOOK REVIEW

  Antiques Slay Ride A Trash ‘n’ Treasures Mystery series #7.5 By Barbara Allen ISBN# 9780758293169 Author’s Website: http://www.maxallancollins.com Brought to you by OBS reviewer Andra Synopsis: Ho Ho Homicide. The Christmas rush is on as Brandy Borne and her quaintly quirky mother, Vivian, sniff out plum collectibles for resale, only to find … Continue reading

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MERRY CHRISTMAS, BABY (LUCKY HARBOR, BOOK #12.5) BY JILL SHALVIS: BOOK REVIEW

        Merry Christmas, Baby Lucky Harbor 12.5 By  Jill Shalvis ISBN# 9781478956204 Author’s Website: http://jillshalvis.com  Brought to you by OBS reviewer Andra Synopsis:  SEASON’S KISSES Wild child Chloe Thompson can’t believe how much things have changed. She still can’t get enough of her sexy husband Sawyer, but he seems … Continue reading

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MISTLETOE ON MAIN STREET (BRIAR CREEK, BOOK #1) BY OLIVIA MILES: BOOK REVIEW

    Mistletoe on Main Street Briar Creek, Book #1 By:  Olivia Miles ISBN# 9781455557165 Author’s Website: http://www.oliviamilesbooks.com Brought to you by OBS reviewer Andra Synopsis: Briar Creek’s quaint shop windows, cozy homes nestled in snow and neighborly residents are what Christmas dreams are made of–for everyone except Grace Madison. She left … Continue reading

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HOLIDAY ON ICE (PLAY BY PLAY, BOOK #8.5) BY JACI BURTON: BOOK REVIEW

  Holiday on Ice Play by Play, Book #8.5 By Jaci Burton Author’s Website:  http://www.jaciburton.com/ Brought to you by OBS reviewer Heidi Hockey player, Trick, and dancer, Stella, were pretty hot between the sheets last year, but their schedules got in the way and they drifted apart as people often … Continue reading

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SHIMMER (CHARLEY DAVIDSON, BOOK #5.5) & GLOW (CHARLEY DAVIDSON, BOOK #5.6) BY DARYNDA JONES: BOOK REVIEW

Shimmer Charley Davidson, Book #5.5 Glow Charley Davidson, Book #5.6 By Darynda Jones Author’s Website:  http://www.daryndajones.com/ Brought to you by OBS reviewer Heidi Shimmer and Glow are short stories that Darynda Jones released on her facebook page  for all of her fans!  I love when authors give us little tastes … Continue reading

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AN ENCHANTED SEASON BY MAGGIE SHAYNE, ERIN MCCARTHY, NALINI SINGH, & JEAN JOHNSON: BOOK REVIEW

An Enchanted Season By multiple authors (see individual story breakdown ) ISBN# 9780425217856 Brought to you by OBS reviewer Heidi An Enchanted Season is an anthology of Christmas stories with a paranormal twist.  And, yes I’m well aware that it’s May, but is there anything that says Christmas books can only … Continue reading

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THE FIVE SANTAS (THE ONCOMING STORM, BOOK #1) BY JAY MIMS: BOOK REVIEW

The Five Santas The Oncoming Storm, Book #1 By Jay Mims Author’s Website:  http://themimsey.blogspot.com/ Brought to you by OBS reviewer Marie-Reine *Beware of possible Spoilers* Though usually busy checking up on philandering husbands, Christmas is a slow season for private investigator Dan Landis and he has re-purposed his skills to work in … Continue reading

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HOLIDAY BUZZ (COFFEEHOUSE MYSTERY, BOOK #12) BY CLEO COYLE: BOOK REVIEW

Holiday Buzz Coffeehouse Mystery, Book #12 By Cleo Coyle ISBN #: 9780425255353 Author’s Website: http://www.coffeehousemystery.com/ Brought to you by OBS reviewer Valerie Synopsis: Holiday time is party time in New York City, but after a sparkling winter bash ends with a murder, Village Blend coffeehouse manager Clare Cosi vows to put … Continue reading

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SILENT NIGHT BY J.D. ROBB, SUSAN PLUNKETT, DEE HOLMES, & CLAIRE CROSS: BOOK REVIEW

    Silent Night J.D. Robb Susan Plunkett Dee Holmes Claire Cross ISBN#9780515123852 Brought to you by OBS reviewer Heidi Silent Night is marketed as a Christmas anthology, boasting the highlight as J.D. Robb’s In Death novella, Midnight in Death.  I’m not a big fan of short stories, but decided … Continue reading

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HOLIDAY IN DEATH (IN DEATH, BOOK #7) BY J.D. ROBB: BOOK REVIEW

     Holiday in Death In Death, Book #7 By J.D. Robb ISBN# 9780425163719 Author’s Website:  http://www.jdrobb.com/ Brought to you by OBS reviewer Heidi It’s 2058 in New York and it’s the Christmas season.  But there’s no time for Lieutenant Eve Dallas to take a break.  There is a new killer on the … Continue reading

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OBS PRESENTS: SHORT STORY HIGHLIGHTS

Normally here at OBS we do fan fiction highlights and mature books. But we where given the opportunity to read over some very talented college students short stories. These aren’t just any short stories though, what would happen if Santa met a vampire? Yes I know Christmas is over, but … Continue reading

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TV NEWS FOR NOVEMBER 30TH: GAME OF THRONES TRAILER, DOCTOR WHO, VAMPIRE DIARIES, AND V

HBO Releases New ‘Game of Thrones’ Trailer via Screen Rant HBO released the latest teaser trailer for the highly-anticipated Game of Thrones miniseries last night. The show won’t premier until 2011, but you can now see sixty seconds of sword-swinging, head-chopping, medieval action. It’s clear from the trailer that producers … Continue reading

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MOVIE REVIEW: A NIGHTMARE BEFORE CHRISTMAS

While 3D and digital effects are becoming more and more popular I figured we should look back at amazing stop-motion work in Nightmare. This movie proves that even though things can be done quickly through other medium’s, sometimes the tedious and time consuming work animators do by hand can produce … Continue reading

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MOVIE REVIEWS: A CHRISTMAS CAROL (2009)

OBS loves everything supernatural and that includes all forms of media for it. Today I bring you another news blog review, this time, in honor of Christmas day fast approaching, I bring you our review for 2009’s A Christmas Carol. Name: A Christmas Carol (2009) Rated: PG Running time: 96 … Continue reading

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