Review: The Goose, The Gander, And Three French Hens by Robin Kaye

Posted December 19, 2013 by Angela in Reviews / 2 Comments

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Review: The Goose, The Gander, And Three French Hens by Robin Kaye
The Goose, The Gander, And Three French Hens
by Robin Kaye

5 Stars


Released: December 4th 2013
Series: 12 Days of Christmas
Published by Amazon StoryFront
Pages: 63
Format: eBook


“Wouldn’t you know it, every page of this novella melted my heart into mush.” ~ Under the Covers

Robin Kaye has become a favorite Contemporary author of mine after falling in love with her Bad Boy of Red Hook series. I usually don’t like to read books that are out of order, but since this is a holiday novella by Robin Kaye, I just couldn’t pass it up. She wrote a short story about childhood sweethearts who gets a second chance at love. Wouldn’t you know it, every page of this novella melted my heart into mush.

What was the saying? If you love someone, set them free. If they come back to you, it was meant to be. It is very cliché, but that is exactly what happened to Jack and Mary. Things did not work out when they were younger, and Jack left town. Fate brings them back together to give them a chance to work things out.

Though it’s been a while since Mary and Jack broke up, their feelings for each other never changed. I love that they were able to jump right in their relationship without feeling any bit of insta-love between them. Considering this was a very, very short story, I thought the romance was well done. Jack and Mary were sweet, sexy and utterly in love with each other.

The Goose, The Gander, And Three French Hens is part of Ms. Kaye’s Domestic Gods series. There were plenty of characters mentioned in this novella, and I am assuming they are from the past novels. I didn’t have a problem reading this novella as my first of the series. Ms. Kaye did a wonderful job making this a standalone read.  Not once did I feel l ike I was missing something.

If you’re looking for a good and quick holiday read, I recommended giving this novella a chance.

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About Robin Kaye

Robin Kaye was born in Brooklyn, New York and grew up in the shadow of the Brooklyn Bridge next door to her Sicilian grandparents. Living with an extended family that’s a cross between Gilligan’s Island and The Sopranos, minus the desert isle and illegal activities, explains both her comedic timing and the cast of quirky characters in her books.

She’s lived in half a dozen states from Idaho to Florida, but the romance of Brooklyn has never left her heart. She currently resides in Maryland with her husband, three children, two dogs, and a three-legged cat with attitude.

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I am young at heart and a die hard romantic living in California.I am happily married to a man who understands my love for reading, blogging and my book boyfriends. I have two beautiful girls who are also avid readers but forbidden to any of my books.I like running, CrossFit and eat healthy but not necessarily good at it.My motto is “I have the right to choose my calories” and often, my choice of poison is a bag of Flammin’ Hot Cheetos.

I coblog and review here at Under the Covers and occasionally review for Hot Listens.I love to read PNR, UF, Contemporary, New Adult, and Romantic Suspense. Occasionally, I will venture to Erotica, BDSM reads and rarely Historical Romance. There are some sub-genres that I don’t always enjoy, but I’m open to stepping out of my comfort zone.For the most part, as long as there’s a hint of romance, I’m pretty much in.
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Thanks Angela…this book sounds good.

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I am going to have add this to my wishlist I love her domestic gods series!