Christmas in Bayberry: A Small-Town Christmas Romance from Hallmark Publishing
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Kate Taylor knows what she wants in life: to one day run her family’s candle business, which is at the heart of the close-knit community of Bayberry, Vermont. But the company isn’t doing well.
Wesley Adams is on the fast track to be an assistant vice president at his financial firm in Manhattan. Before the promotion
Christmas in Bayberry by Jennifer Faye is a wonderful, festive read that will warm your heart and get you in the mood for the holiday season. I loved the cozy small-town feeling and thought the author did a great job of making the reader feel like they're right there in Bayberry, enjoying the snowy weather and the town's Christmas traditions. Wes and Kate are both likable and relatable characters. Kate is a strong, kind-hearted, and optimistic woman. She loves everything about her town ...more
Author Jennifer Faye has managed this by raising the stakes while letting up on the tension. Yes, the candle company is in a mess. Yes, Kate is so wrapped up in financial worry and selfless devotion to her town that she has zero tim ...more
Wes has one goal in mind- ...more
Jennifer Faye is a new author to me and Christmas in Bayberry was a festive read. I liked Ms.Faye’s style of writing and felt as though I was a part of the magic of Bayberry. This book was full of quirky characters that were entertaining to read about. It was a heart warming and enjoyable read.
I really liked Kate Taylor and Wes Adams, they were easy to relate to and Kat’s friends and their families were great secondary characters. Will the ...more
What a wonderful heartwarming story.
I thoroughly enjoyed this story, setting and the characters.
It had a few surprises along the way.
I really hope Hallmark turns this one into a movie as there is nothing better that a Hallmark Christmas movie!
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This is my favorite book that I have read by Jennifer Faye. It is a Hallmark Christmas Story, so if you are a fan of Hallmark movies, you will love this one!
Raised my her aunt, Kate Taylor wants nothing more than to take over the candle business that has been in her family for decades. But her aunt is not ready to hand over the reins, and besides, Bayberry Candles is in trouble. And business consultant Wesley Adams is sent to the candle company to help, hoping this assig ...more
Kate Taylor and Wesley Adams have something n common neither realized. It all began in their early teens in Bayberry. Now they are adults. Kate wants one thing more than anything else. Is she in danger of losing her dreams.
It has been a decade since Wesley briefly lived in the small town of Bayberry. He completed his degree with honors, was immediately hired by a prestigious company. He is on the brink of that promotion he has worked diligently for. So, ...more
Christmas is always a magical time of year with lots of surprises and this book is the start of one very special Christmas.
Wesley Adams is wondering if he will be picked for the assistant vice president of the firm he has been working at. He has sacrificed most his life to make this dream come true as he wants to put down roots not like his dad did to him and his mother when he was growing up. He is told he has to go to Bayberry, Vermont to see if the Bayberry Candle factory can stay in the busi ...more
Kate Taylor and Wesley Adams are really living a Hallmark movie. Kate is in small town Bayberry, VT. She’s lived here most of her life and now works in her aunt’s candle factory – the main business/industry in town. And it is in trouble… Wes is a business consultant and call ...more
When Wes comes to Bayberry, Vermont to analyze the Bayberry Candle Company's financials and issue a recommendation on its future, he's flooded with memories of the year his family lived there when he was ...more
Kate Taylor is hoping to one day own the candle company her family has owned for many years. But trouble comes knocking when Wesley Adams shows up to analyze the company. He does this, he gets a promotion at his firm...but is it really what he wants?
As I said earlier, this book is great. I love the town of Bayberry, the people, the diner sounds like a go-to spot for food...and the main characters are ones you want to root ...more
As for the actual book, it was only okay. The story itself was pretty standard Hallmark fare. I had never read a Hallmark book and if thi ...more
Not a flat storyline at all. There were ups and downs for everyone, emotionally, but they reacted in normal ways - not overly exaggerated ones. It was sweet, but not sickly so. There were sad moments, but nothing too rough. Everything felt like the perfect balance.
It's an average sized book for a con ...more
I really loved this Christmas book. The story had depth and there were enough problems and tensions in the story that it wasn't all fluff. Not that I complain when a Christmas book is all fluff (snow and marshmallows and Santa's beard are all grand).
My favorite character was probably Wes because he went through the greatest transformation during the book. He learned what he had been missing by wor ...more
I enjoyed this book so much. I can definitely see it as a Hallmark Christmas Movie. I felt like I was watching a movie as I was reading the book.
In Christmas in Bayberry Wes gets there to consult and evaluate the Bayberry Candle shop at Christmas time. Their is memories from that place. He was young when he visited there. Will he remember his time there?
Kate’s aunt owns the Candle shop and Kate does a lot of work there. I loved how Wes and Kate became friends while he was ...more
Kate Taylor and Wesley Adams are both likeable characters, they are sweet, kind and honorable. There are several secondary characters rounding out this charming and delightful novel. They were all likeable and added so much to the overall storyline. Speaking of the storyline ...more
Kate and Wes were perfect for one another. Their fun banter, rekindling friendship, and Christmas joy, was a cooling refreshment in July.
Jennifer Faye is an amazing romantic, she has such a phenomenal writing voice, character development, and charm.
As I read, I truly felt I was watching one of my favorite Hallmark Christmas movies.
With Kate and Wes, she had me at the first page. I just love the unrequited love trope. And she flipped it with the hero in love with heroine long be ...more
I enjoyed the main characters: Kate Taylor and Wesley Adams ...more
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