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A Royal Christmas Wedding brings the series full circle, as Susanna Truitt (the main character of the first novel, who is now married to King Nathaniel) invites her mother, and sister, Avery, to visit Brighton Kingdom for the holidays. Avery was once in love with Nathaniel's cousin, Prince Colin, but after a whirlwind romance, he abandoned her with no explanation. It's been five years and Avery has moved on. She's graduated college and is looking for a job coaching girls' volleyball. She knows that she will run into Colin if she visits Brighton, but she's willing to go for her mother and sister's sake. Colin regrets that he walked away from Avery to please his father. When Avery shows up at the Harvest Ball, Colin realizes that he still loves her. With the help of two lovable TV show hosts, a long-forgotten tradition and an old rusty bell, Colin will do all that he can to win Avery's heart again. But once lost, trust is a hard thing to regain, especially when Colin's father hasn't given up trying to ruin his relationship with the American girl. Can Colin and Avery find happily every after in spite of it all?
I really, really hate to see this series end, but I guess even fictional Brighton Kingdom can only have so many princes available for marriage. I have loved getting to know all of the characters in this series. Each story is different and unique, the characters are both diverse and authentic. The ending of A Royal Christmas Wedding, is probably my favorite so far! The Christmas morning wedding so beautifully described! Also, the epilogue that told what happened to the couples from all the books was the perfect way to wrap up a great series. If you only read one book this Christmas season, this is the one it should be!
A Royal Christmas Wedding will be available on October 18. If you have read any of the books in this series, I'd love to hear your thoughts! Leave me a comment below!
I received an advance copy of this book from the publisher in exchange for this review. All opinions are my own.