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Summary

Can a Christmas romance mend a life that's broken to pieces?

Eileen Makenna is a Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer who has traveled the world for more than two decades, chasing the next big story. She returns home for the holidays shattered by a life-altering event and facing the terrifying prospect she'll never be able to work again.

When Eileen meets Naomi Weaver, a small-town girl who dedicates her free time to helping those in need, Eileen is entranced by Naomi's zest for life. Can Eileen overcome her inner demons and troubled family relationships to let Naomi in?

Best-selling lesbian romance authors Harper Bliss and T.B. Markinson have teamed up to bring this touching age-gap love story to life. Grab your copy of the holiday romance that's the talk of the season. 

©2018 Harper Bliss and T.B. Markinson (P)2020 Harper Bliss and T.B. Markinson

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A great collaboration and a romance with good characters and back stories that is set against physical and emotional trauma, age difference and " If it's not one thing it's your mother!"

Read the kindle edition before listening to Stephanie Murphy's excellent performance.

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When youth resparks the joy of life - christmas edition

Always fun to have two favorite authors join together for a festive tale.
And narator Stephanie Murphy hit all the right caroling notes so to speak, even the naughty ones.
The story has all the makings for a hallmark movie, family trouble, estranged daughter returns, mistaken identity, the brightest soul to light a path to love. And a cute kid.
So there is enough drama to tickle your ears and some spice to colour your cheeks.

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  • Julie Porter
  • 29-12-20

Cute Christmas story

This is a fun and cute story of age difference, disability and Christmas. Overall I enjoyed it. I was lucky to win this free audio book. Thank you T.B. Markinson. I enjoy both these authors. Please buy their books and maintain lesbian books on audible.

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  • Sab
  • 12-12-20

A great Xmas story and age gap story

Loved this story, the combination of two wonderful talented writers brought a sensitive capturing book. Naomi is my favorite. narration was as always great.

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  • AJ Holmes
  • 30-01-21

A sweet holiday romance.

This was a really cute holiday book and refreshing seeing as how I'm reading it after the holiday season. Naomi was the breath of fresh air Eileen needed after her breath as that went her back home to recuperate. Nothing warms one's heart more than the holidays and love.

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  • Lorraine Rusnack
  • 24-01-21

Never too old to find love

You would think at 49 Yrs old and 30 yrs abroad Eileen would be able to stand up to her mother. Naomi is full of life and good deeds. She is interested in cracking Eileen’s Christmas grumpy mood. This story is full of family drama and romance. These two authors make a great combination and Stephanie is a wonderful narrator. I found it made me laugh and what to smack some sense in the characters. I loved it.

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  • Hayde
  • 19-12-20

What a wonderful story!

I found the Audible experience here superb. Stephanie Murphy as the Narrator does her magic with this book and I couldn’t bring myself to pause the play button. The characters were refreshing and sassy, with some tension filled crazy family drama added in. It’s a wonderfully written aged gap romance that our two Authors “Harper Bliss & T.B Markinson” have nailed. If you enjoy this type of book and or love these authors like I have...Go ahead and give this one a listen 🎧 📖 you won’t be disappointed 5⭐️

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  • Kathleen Andrea
  • 08-01-22

not great

As much as I love both these authors, this book didn't work for me. truthfully, it may have been the narrator, but none of ot came together.

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  • Kate C
  • 20-12-21

Short chapters

I only just started and I am enjoying this book, but these are some really short chapters. I wish I had looked at the runtime of this audiobook before I got it because it's pretty short and that's kind of disappointing. It's cute and I like the characters and it's well narrated, but it just feels disappointing. I guess if you're looking for a short book or short chapters than this is the one for you. However, if you're looking for something a little better developed then you might not wanna do this one.

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  • Doublemoon
  • 03-07-21

Chip and Acceptance

Story was ok. Narrator was awful. Hopefully not a series unless mother is dealt with.

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  • Carolyn G. Manuel
  • 18-12-20

A Winning Combo.

Two of my favorite authors join in writing a holiday age-gap romance. Eileen is a Pulitzer Prize winning photographer who travels to all the hot spots. After suffering a stroke she returns home for the holidays. Naomi is a young social worker who with a zest for life. Will Eileen overcome her inner demons and family dynamics to find healing and love? Great performance. Recommend.