Forget Me Not Christmas

Handmade for Christmas, #2

Jorie Beckett is a twenty-something woman who returns to her hometown after an extended period of living in Spain. It’s Christmas time, and Jorie has never celebrated Christmas due to her now deceased mother’s twisted beliefs.

Jorie is in for the shock of her life when she runs into her high school sweetheart, Kyle Koykendall, at a Christmas market where Jorie is selling homemade gourmet marshmallows to make extra cash. Kyle is angry and bitter, and Jorie doesn't understand why. He was the man who always promised to protect her, yet he abandoned her, and allowed her to languish in a convent school.

Soon it becomes apparent that others close to home were responsible for their untimely separation. But has too much damage occurred to start over?

Forget Me Not Christmas is a short (about 15,000 word) New Adult holiday romance from Natalie-Nicole Bates. Although this is her first foray into this genre, you will immediately recognize her unique style and her flair for giving the reader a story they haven’t seen elsewhere. Jorie is a well-crafted character readers will relate to like a best friend who is home from a long vacation with juicy gossip to share.

Enjoy this sexy read over the Christmas holiday. You'll be glad you did.

Book Blurb for Forget Me Not Christmas

Jorie Beckett has never celebrated Christmas. Now after returning home after an extended period abroad, she looks forward to renewing her relationship with family, and start her life anew. Even if that means celebrating the holiday.

She doesn’t expect to run into her high school sweetheart at a Christmas Market.Kyle Koykendall pledged to always love and protect Jorie, but didn’t live up to his promise. He’s now bitter and angry, and Jorie can’t understand why. After all, he failed her, not the other way around.

Can Jorie and Kyle work through the secrets and lies of the past that split them apart, and rediscover their love? Or will Jorie’s first Christmas be a memorable disaster?

Night Owl Reviews Dec, 2014 5.00