Blog Tour Review – Christmas Ever After by Karen Schaler


Hello Lovelies and Happy Wednesday! Welcome to my Blog Tour Stop for Christmas Ever After by Karen Schaler hosted by TLC Book Tours.

This book was such a joy to read and absolutely warmed my heart. I love Christmas movies, but haven’t read too many Christmas themed books. After reading this delightful gem, well, I’m definitely going to add more on my TBR during the holiday season.


From Karen Schaler, the writer of the Netflix phenomenon A Christmas Prince and Hallmark’s Christmas Camp comes this new heartwarming holiday romance. Mamma Mia meets The Bachelorette in Christmas Ever After…




Publication: September 29, 2020

Publisher: Hawktale Publishing

Genre(s): Contemporary, Women’s Fiction, Holiday, Romance

Format: Paperback, 396 Pages



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While promoting her next novel, a Christmas love story, author Riley Reynolds is caught off guard when she’s asked during a live national television interview how she can write about romance when she still hasn’t found “the one” herself. Scrambling for an answer, she quickly answers that she has had great love in her past and that love inspired her novels. Little does she know that this one offhanded remark will turn her world upside down. Three of her ex-boyfriends see the interview, and each, believing she’s talking about him, shows up for her Christmas Camp book event at the Christmas Lake Lodge, determined to rewrite his happily-ever-after with her! Over the festive weekend, Riley’s old boyfriends compete to win her heart, pulling out all the stops while planning the most romantic Christmas dates on the planet. Despite herself, Riley starts falling for each guy- again-but for different reasons. As Riley revisits each relationship and discovers more about herself, she embraces the magic of Christmas and finally finds true love and her own Christmas ever after…

Bonus Content: Christmas Ever After includes delicious original Christmas recipes and fun holiday crafts and activities.




A delightfully romantic, funny, and heartwarming story! 


A delightful, fun, sweet, and utterly enthralling read that had me hooked from the start! This book made me smile and oh the feels… Really enjoyed this Christmas gem.

I love discovering new authors and falling in love with their writing and that’s exactly what happened here. Schaler’s storytelling is engaging and mesmeric. Christmas Ever After is such a wonderful story and I seriously cannot stop gushing about it. I love the premise of the story and the plot has everything that made me smile, laugh, swoon, and feel all the feels that I just wanted to cuddle someone forever! The characters are definitely intriguing and fun. Riley Reynolds is pretty much a grinch when it comes to Christmas so watching how she reacts and changed throughout the story was really interesting and enjoyable. Luke is totally swoonworthy in my opinion and I loved that he was really funny too. I also really enjoyed all the Christmassy parts from the decorations to the food and songs. This book is just a bundle of joy and laughter with the right dose of drama and romance that will have you turning the pages.

I absolutely loved reading Christmas Ever After and just can’t recommend it enough! It’s lighthearted, entertaining, romantic, funny, sweet, and such a wonderfully heartwarming book. Karen Schaler is an amazing storyteller and writer and I’m excited to read more from her.

I received a free copy of this book from the author and publisher for participating in a blog tour hosted by TLC Book Tours in exchange for an honest review. All thoughts and opinions are my own.




Instagram Features

Tuesday, September 29th: Instagram: @beritaudiokilledthebookmark

Wednesday, September 30th: Instagram: @theocbookgirl

Thursday, October 1st: Instagram: @my_book_journey_

Friday, October 2nd: Instagram: @falling4romance

Saturday, October 3rd: Instagram: @babygotbooks13

Sunday, October 4th: Instagram: @intentionallybookish

Monday, October 5th: Instagram: @readitandquip

Tuesday, October 6th: Instagram: @baytownbookie

December Instagram Features

Sunday, December 6th: Instagram: @melanatedreader

Monday, December 7th: Instagram: @thereadingchemist

Tuesday, December 8th: Instagram: @thebooksinmylapp

Wednesday, December 9th: Instagram: @nurse_bookie

Thursday, December 10th: Instagram: @inquisitivebookworm

Friday, December 11th: Instagram: @thephdivabooks

Saturday, December 12th: Instagram: @barkingaboutbooks

Sunday, December 13th: Instagram: @trissinalovesbooks

Monday, December 14th: Instagram: @reallyintothis

Tuesday, December 15th: Instagram: @createexploreread

Review Stops

Tuesday, September 29th: A Bookish Way of Life

Wednesday, September 30th: Into the Hall of Books

Thursday, October 1st: A Chick Who Reads

Friday, October 2nd: Kahakai Kitchen

Monday, October 5th: Instagram: @readinggirlreviews

Tuesday, October 6th: Instagram: @readwithmason

Wednesday, October 7th: Stranded in Chaos

Thursday, October 8th: Books, Cooks, and Looks

Friday, October 9th: View from the Birdhouse

Monday, October 12th: Tabi Thoughts

Tuesday, October 13th: Instagram: @shejustlovesbooks

Wednesday, October 14th: Sincerely Karen Jo

Thursday, October 15th: The Sketchy Reader

Friday, October 16th: What Is That Book About

Monday, October 19th: Literary Quicksand




Karen Schaler APKaren Schaler is a three-time Emmy Award–winning storyteller, screenwriter, author, journalist, and national TV host. Karen has written original Christmas movies for Netflix, Hallmark, and Lifetime, including the Netflix sensation A Christmas Prince, Hallmark’s Christmas Camp, and four books, Christmas Ever After, Finding Christmas, Christmas Camp, and Christmas Camp Wedding, earning her the nickname “Christmas Karen” in the press. Karen has also created a real-life Christmas Camp experience for grown-ups, held around the world, where she carefully curates and hosts magical holiday activities from her movies and books and the show Christmas Karen: Behind the Story. For Karen’s novel Finding Christmas she also wrote the movie. Traveling to more than sixty-five countries, Karen is the creator and host of Travel Therapy TV. All of Karen’s stories are uplifting and filled with heart and hope.

Find out more about Karen at her website, and connect with her on FacebookTwitterInstagram, and YouTube.


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Thank you for stopping by sweeties. I hope you have an amazing day and I hope you’re doing something fun! Have a wonderful week lovelies! Don’t forget to follow the rest of the tour.

Stay safe, wear a mask, and happy reading!!!

Until next time! Take Care fellow swoonies!!


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