Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “The Sweetest Hours” as Want to Read:
The Sweetest Hours
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

The Sweetest Hours

by
3.75 of 5 stars 3.75  ·  rating details  ·  12 ratings  ·  9 reviews
Real life is no place for fairy tales…

Kristin Hart has romantic notions of Scotland. Yet she never expects to find a real-life Scotsman in her Vermont hometown! Despite her instant connection with him, Malcolm MacDowell isn't the Prince Charming she thought. Because no prince would shut down her factory—the one that means everything to her town.

Really, she has no choice.
...more
Paperback, 304 pages
Published December 3rd 2013 by Harlequin (first published January 1st 2013)
more details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about The Sweetest Hours, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about The Sweetest Hours

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30 of 213)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  rating details
Susan
Good book. Malcolm has come to Vermont under an assumed name to work out the details for the purchase of the factory where Kristin works. He isn't able to tell her why he is there but spends time with her as she shows him the factory. He also meets her family when he is stranded while waiting for his driver. There is something about Kristin that draws him, but he feels very guilty about what is going to happen to her factory.

I really liked both Kristin and Malcolm though each certainly had issu
...more
Michele
I won this book in a GoodReads giveaway and I am so glad I did. What is not to like -- Scottish castles, a pretty & spunky woman, a handsome and rich Sottish man and a romantic love story. Actually, there was one thing I didn't like and that was the sex scenes. They were not nearly as graphic as other writers make them but still too much for me and not necessary to the story and the enjoyment of it.

Other than that, the reader is treated to fun characters, great descriptions of Scotland and a
...more
Gail
Nice story. Part travelog of Scotland, part "Save the 'ranch'" story (with a factory playing the part of the ranch). The hero & heroine both had some past angst but it didn't overwhelm the plot. Just a Good Read.
Elisabeth
Good Romance with men with accents and far away travels! Liked it quite a bit!
Jennifer
I received this book as a free giveaway. It came with a personalized note and autographed copy from the author. The characters, Kristin and Malcolm ("Geroge"). Kristin will travel great lengths, across country, to save her town and company. Malcolm helps her realize her great potential and romance blossoms. Great read till the very end.
Harlequin Books
"Malcolm shows real emotional depth in caring for both Kristin's and his family's feelings, as does Kristin in her determination to save her friends' jobs. Charming, yet flawed characters make this book a keeper". (RT Book Reviews, rated 4 stars)
Barbara
Sigh.... Everyone woman should have a Malcom dropped on her doorstep. A wonderfully romantic hero and a fun read. Loved it.
Harlequin Books
Received 4 stars at RT Book Reviews
Sophia
Sophia added it
Jan 05, 2015
Rita
Rita marked it as to-read
Jan 01, 2015
Za
Za marked it as to-read
Dec 19, 2014
Lily
Lily marked it as to-read
Dec 06, 2014
Asteropê
Asteropê marked it as to-read
Dec 05, 2014
Mindin
Mindin added it
Nov 28, 2014
Susana Alabastro
Susana Alabastro marked it as to-read
Nov 22, 2014
Lisa
Lisa marked it as to-read
Nov 10, 2014
Joel_ake
Joel_ake marked it as to-read
Nov 10, 2014
Rebecca
Rebecca marked it as to-read
Oct 01, 2014
Marie Andersson
Marie Andersson marked it as to-read
Sep 27, 2014
Kimberly
Kimberly marked it as to-read
Sep 13, 2014
Catherine
Catherine marked it as to-read
Sep 13, 2014
Jia Ying
Jia Ying marked it as to-read
Aug 18, 2014
Agustina Garate
Agustina Garate marked it as to-read
Aug 13, 2014
Gail Orders
Gail Orders marked it as to-read
Jun 03, 2014
Paige
Paige marked it as to-read
Mar 05, 2014
« previous 1 3 4 5 6 7 8 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
  • A Man Like Him
  • No Ordinary Home
  • Dear Maggie
  • Staying at Joe's (Castle Creek, #2)
  • A Prior Engagement
  • Craving Her Rough Diamond Doc
  • Remembering That Night
  • His First Noelle (Men Out of Uniform #13)
  • The Long Shot (The Fallon Brothers, #1)
  • The Most Expensive Night of Her Life
  • Miss Liz's Passion: Miss Liz's Passion\Home on the Ranch
  • A Marine for Christmas (Harlequin Super Romance (Larger Print))
  • Fallen (Beartooth, Montana, #0.5)
  • Her Favorite Rival (Mathews Sisters, #2)
  • His Brown-Eyed Girl
  • His Wife for One Night
  • The Right Mr. Wrong (Modern Tempted)
  • Just for Today...
5365792
Cathryn Parry’s first piece of romantic writing was a love letter she wrote to the boy who sat next to her in first grade. By the next Christmas, she was asking for a typewriter to organize her growing collection of adventure stories inspired by Nancy Drew.

But it wasn’t until Cathryn was an engineer working a less-than-inspiring job in a ball bearings factory that she dared to write her first nove
...more
More about Cathryn Parry...
Out of His League The Long Way Home Something to Prove Scotland for Christmas Retour à Wallis Point

Share This Book