WOW! WE HAVE MADE IT TO CHRISTMAS EVE, WHICH IS THE DAY THAT MY FAMILY BEGINS THE CELEBRATION. I EVEN ALLOW THEM TO OPEN UP THEIR GIFTS.
IN JUNE OF 2011 I ATTENDED MY FIRST RWA SIGNING IN NYC. IT WAS ONE OF THE CRAZIEST DAYS EVER. THE LINE TO GET INTO THE SIGNING BEGAN IN A BREEZEWAY OF THE HOTEL AND NEEDLESS TO SAY THERE WAS NO BREEZE AND IT WAS UNCOMFORTABLY HOT. HOURS AFTER MY AWESOME BOOK OBSESSED CHICKS LINED UP WE WERE FINALLY BEING ALLOWED IN TO THE HOTEL BALLROOM 50 AT A TIME. THE BALLROOM WAS EVEN HOTTER THAN OUTSIDE AND I DON'T KNOW HOW THE AUTHORS WEREN'T FAINTING. THERE WERE HUNDREDS OF AUTHOR AT THIS SIGNING AND IN THE HEAT OF IT ALL I WANDERED AIMLESSLY AROUND FOR A BIT UNTIL I CAME UP TO BJ DANIELS' TABLE, WHERE SHE LOOKED BEAUTIFUL AND EAGERLY AWAITED READERS. NOW ALL OF MY LADIES KNOW THAT I AM NO SHRINKING VIOLET AND WHEN I SAW BJ I SHOUTED "I LOVE YOU!" I WAS SO HONORED TO MEET HER, AS WELL AS SO MANY OTHER AMAZING AUTHORS THAT PIVOTAL DAY, WHICH INSPIRED ME TO PROMOTE WHAT I LOVE, AUTHORS I ADORE AND THEIR FABULOUS BOOKS.
I ADMIRE BJ DANIELS. WHEN I READ HER STORIES I BECOME IMMERSED IN HER MYSTERY AND ROMANCE. SHE HAS ME SECOND GUESSING MYSELF ALL THE TIME WHEN IT COMES TO SOLVING WHATEVER CRIME THE BOOK CONTAINS. I AM SIMPLY IN AWE OF HER AND I COUNT THE DAYS FOR HER BOOKS TO BE RELEASED.
PLEASE WELCOME BJ DANIELS TO THE BLOG. MERRY CHRISTMAS!!!
CHRISTMAS AT CARDWELL RANCH is the fourth book in the Cardwell Ranch series and it is teeming with action and romance. I recently reviewed it.. Here is my 5 Moon review!
It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas in Big Sky, Montana until murder happens, and not just one but several. When Tag Cardwell returns to Montana after a long sojourn, he finds he isn't exactly welcomed home by his father, but cousin Dana insists that he stay for a Cardwell Christmas. She wants family together. Trying to get things back to normal after an insane woman posing as her cousin wreaked havoc in her home.
Lily McCabe is filling in at her brother Ace McCabe's bar for the holidays. The pretty young math genius enjoys her solitude though, especially after being jilted at the alter six months prior. When one of the waitresses winds up missing a whole lot of trouble starts to happen over a flash drive with gibberish on it that mysteriously winds up in Tag's pocket. Is it gibberish or a mathematical code? When Tag and Lily find they may have to put their heads together to solve the mystery, a lot more may happen than finding answers. Maybe a little kissing under the mistletoe? When Lily's proper ex-fiance appears on her doorstep she suddenly doesn't know what direction to take her life. The safe and quiet one? Or the one that could lead to passion and excitement.
Marshall Hud Savage has been second guessing himself since he allowed imposter Camilla Northland, who posed as Dana's long lost cousin, into his home to terrorize his family. How could he have let someone that unstable near his precious family? How could he have been so blind? These thoughts go through his mind constantly nowadays and he worries that his days as Marshall are numbered. Even though she is apparently tucked away in prison, Camilla Northland plots her revenge on Hud and Dana. Is her arm long enough to reach Cardwell Ranch?
It takes all of these people involved to try to solve the murder mystery plaguing Big Sky and the clock is ticking. The question is, can all be solved before time runs out?
Lord, do I love picking up a B.J. Daniels book. I always know I am in for a good time. B.J. gets the reader's mind a flutter with all the facts and the possible resolutions. She is a master at telling more than one story at a time with incredible ease and sucking in the reader until the very end. It is so nice to be back in Big Sky, Montana and with the Cardwell Clan and its extended family especially at Christmas time. Watching the evolution of these awesome characters is always part of the charm mixed in with all the mystery and suspense. I loved B.J. Daniels' CHRISTMAS AT CARDWELL RANCH and I know you will as well.
|BJ in one of my Book Obsessed Chicks t-shirts!!!|
|We just love FLAT COWBOY TAG!!!|
I'd just like to wish everyone a Merry Christmas and
happiest of new years!!
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