- So when her prayer comes to pass hilarity and heartbreak in equal measure ensues.
- On paper, this book should have been perfect for me.
- Books by Alisa Valdes-Rodriguez.
- Just like the wise men in the nativity story, Melchior, Caspar, and Balthazar arrive bearing gifts and displaying their best stuff.
However, I thought the heroine's epiphany pun intended occurred way too quickly and unrealistically at the end. And, let's face it, this was really a romance novel, so I wanted assurance as the reader that Christy and Balthazar did live happily ever after. Either way, I'm glad I read this novel. This was a cute story loved it perfect for the single gals holiday! Do you have any advice for our readers who are recently divorced, plus and dating again for the first time?
It was a light hearted funny story. Do you still have plans to start your own publishing company? Thank you for your interest in volunteering!
Maybe if the story was better or at least less predictable. Of course the one I liked ended up being a real tool which goes to show how I always pick the wrong guys, haha. How has this new genre developed since then? How did you end up becoming a writer? How many of us dismiss everything about our parents as a process of separating psychologically only to realize we become, at a certain age, very much like them, and we start to respect them?
This one wasn't as strong I didn't think, but it was a different novel than her Dirty Girls books. Yeah, she qualified it, yeah the more educated charactars constantly admonished the others about it, but I thought it was lazy onher part. But some of the opinions being shoved down my throat made me grit my teeth. Christy was all mortified at the prospect of dating these three guys. It's too good not to share!
Maggie, her cousin, st I liked this book overall, but not as much as the other books this author has put out. But I also felt she should have stood up for herself. Christy on the other hand, not so much.
It's a dating book set during Christmas time. The story is funny, but in a sarcastic way, where Christy says aloud what most of us would be thinking. At any rate, positive dating in south africa the story was very funny and easy to read.
From Dirty Girls to Enlightened Ladies
Alisa is very good at writing about flawed characters who have much to learn about themselves and others. About Alisa Valdes-Rodriguez. Also published as Alisa Valdes. Valdes-Rodriguez is basically saying- The ways of the Brown are good, And the ways of the White are bad and doesn't have to be that way. It has some twists and turns so even though you think it is predictable, love lane marriage not dating it isn't quite.
What are you currently working on? If you've read her earlier books I'd definitely recommend this. Christy is so Who's bearing gifts this Christmas? It wasn't written for everybody, it was written for me and thousands of women like me.
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Which one will win Christy's heart? Otherwise an enjoyable read! Want to Read Currently Reading Read. It would have gotten four stars but I found the ending too predictable and a bit rushed. This sense of speaking out often runs through your work.
The Three Kings A Christmas Dating Story
The competition between the three men whi The Three Kings is a cute, romantic Christmas story with a chick lit feel. The competition between the three men while wooing Christy is predictable more often than not, but there are a few surprising twists along the way. The three guys appear at a cousin's party. The Three Kings is a cute, romantic Christmas story with a chick lit feel. In a way, many of us, not all of us, grew up with the Three Kings.
- Light Christmas story, with a romantic bent.
- If you're looking for a funny, romantic Christmas story, you should definitely check out The Three Kings.
- What, two generations of single teenaged mothers not enough for this family, we have to keep the cycle going?
- So the set-up was weak and phony.
- Why would you do that to yourself?
But no, I kept reading, because I kept hoping that there would be something redeemable. Book Club chose it for December because of the Three Kings theme. The whole book generated a sense of negativity and bitterness. The whole book generated a sense o I was very excited about having the opportunity to read this book, mainly for the anticipated humor and the holiday setting, but my expectations fell flat.
But she is at a point in her life now of becoming an adult. But I didn't see it while reading the story until I finished it. The old adage is every good story has about ten possible themes. So it's kind of disturbing.
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Also, who edited this book? This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Presumedly to rescue her from her loneliness.
In fact, I found it to be superficial. You want to help, fix the house, don't give them money you know they'll be hitting the casino with. It's not like I've never heard the word, but it is not ok to keep using them even though the main character keeps saying they are offensive. This contest not only becomes a race to the finish, but it also turns into a wager for the rest of the family. So if you are a minority, your race or ethnicity becomes your genre.
Who's bearing gifts this Christmas? After her marriage ends, she finds herself turning to the internet and dating books like The Rules to piece her love life back together. She was a sarcastic, cynical woman boasting with money-making confidence, except when it came to men and relationships, which she was totally clueless on that's why she got the book on dating rules.
She is wise enough to realize she needs something when her husband is so desperate to leave her he feigns, shall we say, a change of heart, to escape her. Open Preview See a Problem? Despite that, this was a great back to work after the holidays book.
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Filled with hilarious quips and laugh-out-loud dialogue. Social media is terrifying to corporate media because you can make or break a movie with one tweet. But I'm sure glad I started off with this one. And then it was funny- everyone castigated her for being too white, which led to her losing herself and her love for her peeps. Christy grew up in a humble house in a lower-middle-class neighborhood, queen's university belfast and her mother was very thrifty and always taking Christy to swap meets and thrift stores.
At the end of her romantic rope, she prays to the Virgin Mary to send her some single, eligible men to date because The Rules suggest you date more than one guy at a time. Okay, I read this in one afternoon. This was way too chick lit for me. Your email address is now confirmed.
Why couldn't she wish that to Santa Claus? So, I wanted to pay homage, but I also wanted to make the novel a contemporary chica lit book that modern women of all backgrounds could relate to. Zach could have been a bit more rounded out.