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Christmas at Carnton

Christmas at Carnton

By Tamera Alexander
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 4.52 Stars

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On 12/29 SweetPea_3 wrote: I enjoyed this novella more than I usually do because it feels like a complete story and seems a little longer and fuller than the usual novella. This is the beginning to a new series which, judging by the taste we got with this excellent novella, is going to be one not to miss. Aletta Prescott is ... Christmas At Carnton by Tamera Alexander

SweetPea_3's Rating:

4 Stars

On 11/21 Prairie Sky Book Reviews wrote: To be honest, I didn’t feel like starting a Christmas book quite yet - it seemed too early. But after reading only the first few chapters of a story that will definitely become an annual tradition, I was enchanted. Tamera Alexander’s newest release from Thomas Nelson, “Christmas at Carnton”, ... A Sweet and Memorable Christmas Novella

Prairie Sky Book Reviews' Rating:

4 Stars

On 11/9 Melissa Finnegan wrote: What a heart wrenching story. From the beginning we are thrown into the heartache of Aletta and her young son. Where is the hope for her? We catch glimpses of it throughout. Jake has a story of his own that will grab your heart and when these two come together hope blossoms. I don’t know why I don’t ... Christmas at Carnton

Melissa's Rating:

4 Stars

On 11/7 Southern And Style wrote: his is one of the best books that I've read in a long time! I visited the actual Carnton Plantation earlier this year & have enjoyed historical fiction for as long as I can remember, specifically Civil War historical fiction. This book is the perfect marriage of fiction and fact and having visited the ... The Perfect Marriage of Historical Fact or Fiction

Southern And Style's Rating:

5 Stars

On 11/2 Tima Murrell wrote: Christmas at CarntonCarnton #.5 Tamera AlexanderAletta is war widow. She's trying to hold onto her home and raise her six-year old son. So when life forces her to take another job, she jumps at the chance to make some extra money. But she'll need the help of an injured Captain. He's staying at the Carnton ... Christmas at Carnton

Tima's Rating:

4 Stars

On 10/30 Pamelamo wrote: “Christmas at Carnton” is the perfect Christmas book for history lovers, especially those who find the Civil War of interest. Not only does it contain a heart-warming romance but it includes a detailed look at life in middle Tennessee during that era from the luxuries on the plantation to the deprivations ... Perfect Christmas Book for History Lovers

Pamelamo's Rating:

5 Stars

On 10/28 Flawed But Forgiven wrote: Tamera Alexander does a lot of research and knows her history when she writes her historical novels. I've read several and have never been disappointed. Christmas at Carnton is the latest and it precedes in time to the Belle Meade Plantation series I finished not long ago. After reading her books she ... THE UNSUNG HEROES OF WAR

Flawed But Forgiven's Rating:

5 Stars

On 10/27 A.M. Heath wrote: THIS is a prequel novella done right!! Prequel Novellas have grown out of favor with me because many are beginning to feel like an unnecessary prologue. But with Christmas at Carnton, Alexander has renewed my faith in the trend.From the very beginning, Christmas at Carnton felt like its own story. We ... Book Review: Christmas at Carnton by Tamera Alexander

A.M. Heath's Rating:

5 Stars

On 10/25 J Harder wrote: Set in the heart of Tennessee at the Carnton Plantation during the civil war, "Christmas at Carnton" is just what you've been looking for in the lead up to the Christmas season. Aletta Prescott has recently become a widow, and is struggling to care for her six-year-old son but simply cannot find work. ... WILL PUT YOU IN THE CHRISTMAS SPIRIT: "CHRISTMAS AT CARNTON" BY TAMERA ALEXANDER

J Harder's Rating:

4 Stars

On 10/24 Chat With Vera wrote: As with Tamera Alexander's other works, this novella centered amidst the Civil war and involving elaborate preparations for a Christmas auction and festivities was well written with characters that the reader's heart warmed to immediately and a story line that engaged. Just a bit longer than some novellas, ... Christmas at Carnton By Tamera Alexander (A Novlla Published by Thomas Nelson)

Chat With Vera's Rating:

4 Stars