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Christmas Cookies on a Cruise Ship by Parker Fairchild - Book Blitz + Giveaway

Christmas Cookies on a Cruise Ship

by Parker Fairchild


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GENRE: Romance


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BLURB: On a Caribbean cruise, a platter full of cookies, and a shot of Christmas magic yields a perfect pairing.

Chemist and budding romance writer Olivia Chasen is on a cruise to avoid spending Christmas with her beautiful twin sister and new fiancĂ©—Olivia’s ex. Now, thanks to her lonely, intoxicated ramblings on Santa’s lap, her fellow passengers think she’s in love with a fictional character.

Former Navy SEAL Commander Jace Morse has dealt with plenty of unusual situations in his career, but he’s never had the honor, the pleasure, or the privilege of being a beautiful and intelligent woman’s fantasy hero come to life. While he hasn’t officially met the sexy chemist, he’s sure eager to explore the chemistry that’s sizzling between them.

Bringing the charming SEAL together with the skeptical Olivia is going to take more than just Christmas cookies and a little help from Mrs. Claus; it’s gonna take a heaping dose of Christmas magic.
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EXCERPT

“Dr. Olivia Chasen,” Santa’s jolly baritone popped her mental fuzzy bubble. 

She stopped as she struggled to whirl around. “Me?” She touched her chest with a dramatic flourish she didn’t know she possessed.

A powerful spotlight illuminated her; its heat burned her already flushed face.

She pressed a clammy palm to her chest. “How do you know my name?” The haze in her mind was paralyzing all cognitive function.

“My dear girl,” Santa chuckled, “you should know by now that Santa knows everything and everyone,” he tapped an index finger to his temple.

Santa Claus turned to address the waiting line. “Girls, Boys, Moms, Dads, everyone, if you don't mind waiting for a brief moment, I'd like for Olivia,” he pointed a white gloved finger at her, “to please come up here on stage, and tell me what she wants for Christmas.”

She stood dumbfounded as the audience and the people in line clapped and chanted her name, “Olivia! Olivia! Olivia!”

Oh no! What was she going to do? She couldn’t possibly go up onto that stage. She was far too shy to address a theater full of people.

But if she didn’t go that would be so unexciting and so like the old Olivia.

But she wasn't unexciting! She was the new Olivia, and she was exciting! And she wanted to have fun! Correction: She was determined to have fun. Besides, she’d never see these people—her fellow passengers—ever again.

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AUTHOR Bio and Links:

Parker Fairchild is a social media copywriter, a freelance writer with multiple writing credits, and a model. Recently, she Cnished writing a client's memoirs, which will be published in the next few months. 

A Virginia native, she and her husband have their own shipboard romance as they met on a cruise ship tender in Maui, and as her mom is fond of saying, "they haven't stopped talking since." When she's not busy playing with words, she loves spending time with her husband and family in Arizona where she now resides. 

parker@parkerfairchild.com 


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GIVEAWAY INFORMATION

Parker Fairchild will be awarding a $25 Amazon or B/N GC to a randomly drawn winner

via rafflecopter during the tour.



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14 comments:

  1. I’m here and available to answer any questions about my book, “Christmas Cookies on a Cruise Ship.”

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  2. I enjoyed reading the excerpt and your book sounds like a delicious book that I can just gobble up! Thanks for sharing!

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    1. Thank you for your kind words Stormy Vixen. Christmas Cookies on a Cruise Ship is a fun holiday read!!!

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  3. Cute cover. It sounds like a fun romantic read. Thanks for the chance.

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    1. Thank you for participating Lynn Brown. I loved the cover from the moment I first saw it!!!

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  4. Jasmine, I shared this tour–hosted by you–on my Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, and LinkedIn pages. I hope that “Christmas Cookies on a Cruise Ship” will bring joy and provide a dreamy escape to all those who are unable to cruise this holiday season.

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    1. Thanks so much for sharing this on social media! I wish you all the best with your book! :)

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    2. Thank you, Jasmine, for all your support and promotion of "Christmas Cookies on a Cruise Ship." I wish you and your family a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!!!

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    3. Thank you! I hope you and yours have a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year too.

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