Flick Review: The Knight Before Christmas

Movie Title: The Knight Before Christmas
Genre: Romantic Comedy, Modern Day/Contemporary Romance, Christmas Comedy
Age Restriction: None. It’s safe to say anyone can enjoy this movie, even as a family
My Rating: 9/10 (a 4.5 out of 5-star equivalent)

 
Brief Summary:
The Knight Before Christmas follows the developing love story of a medieval Knight Cole who is transported in the future to complete his quest. He crosses paths with a skeptical teacher Brooke who provides him shelter and helps him adjust to the current time (believing he’s hit his head hard to have amnesia and be acting he’s from the 14th century), all the while falling in love with one another.

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Book Review: Once Upon A Romance

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Book title: Once upon a Romance
Author: Alex Bailey
Genre: Contemporary Romance, Christmas Romance
Age restrictions: None
Total time read: 4 days

My recommendation: Will Recommend
My Rating: 5/5

 

 

Summary:

The story follows Sophie and her niece Ariel on their Christmas trip and tribute to her sister (Ariel’s mom). Ariel is excited but Sophie isn’t looking forward to the trip, she just wants to get it over with for the sake of her niece’s Christmas wish. Will a little time and romance in the most happiest place on earth be enough to change her mind?

 

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Book Review: The Player

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Book Title: The Player
Author: Denise Grover Swank
Genre: Romance, Romantic Comedy, Contemporary Fiction
Pages: 356 pages
Total Read Time: Roughly a month (due to time constraints)
My Recommendation: Would recommend
My rating: 8/10 (a 4 out of 5-star equivalent)

 

SUMMARY
Blair and Garrett are both divorce attorney’s and exes reunited after five years. It must be fate. Blair is still angry but Garrett’s convinced that the heaven’s giving him a sign to shoot for a second chance. But here’s the problem: Blair is getting married in a few days. Here’s another problem: she’s getting married to his cousin and worst enemy. Blair isn’t a believer in curses or fate like her friend Libby who is convinced that the curse cast on to them is real. How does it end? You have to read to find out, for me, it’s surely a wedding you won’t forget.

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Book Review: Remember Me

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Book title: Remember Me?
Author: Sophie Kinsella
Genre: Chicklit, RomCom
Total read time: approximately 4 hours
My Recommendation: Will recommend
My Rating: 8/10 (a 4 out of 5-star rating equivalent)

 

SPOILER ALERT. THIS REVIEW CONTAINS SPOILERS, IF YOU ARE OKAY WITH THAT, READ ON.

 

Remember Me? By Sophie Kinsella follows the story of Lexi Smart, Flooring member turned Marketing Department’s boss overnight. Lexi wakes up not remembering three years of her life, and not only that, she forgot the fact that she is married to a perfect man, living the dream, and a has a secret lover named Jon, who by the way is her husband’s (Eric), close business partner and architect. Lexi tries her best to regain what seems to be her life as the present knows it only to be shell shocked by the unfathomable turn of events: her best friends hate her, SHE HAD A SECRET LOVER, and as much as she tries to make her marriage work, her world is crumbling before her. What’s worst is that everyone seems to take advantage of her amnesia and she isn’t sure who to trust, or who she is anymore. In the end, she has her own happy ending, by paving her own path without her former memories.

 

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Book Review: Can You Keep A Secret

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Book title: Can you keep a secret?
Author: Sophie Kinsella
Genre: Chicklit, RomCom
Total read time: approximately 2hrs
My Recommendation: Highly
My Rating: 10/10 (a 5 out of 5-star equivalent)

 

 

I read this book before “Remember Me?” (will post that up soon) by Sophie Kinsella. Honestly, she is a GENIUS.

Before you read any further I would like to warn you that there will be spoilers in this review along with a long summary, should you chose to read further, you’ve been warned!
Are you ready? Okay.

 

SUMMARY

 

Emma is a driven office girl (I’m starting to think all of her characters are corporate women lol) who dreams to be promoted and prove to her family that she is not a disappointment. After a tragic meeting, she finds herself in a plane having a panic attack and believing she’s going to die, spill all of her secrets to a random stranger who turns out to be her sexy secretive boss Jack. She has a boyfriend who is perfect, however, there is no denying that she is attracted to Jack. One thing leads to another and she finds herself smitten by the man who holds the key to all her secrets.

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