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In a Holidaze

By Christina Lauren
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Publisher Description


One Christmas wish, two brothers, and a lifetime of hope are on the line for hapless Maelyn Jones in In a Holidaze, the quintessential holiday romantic novel by Christina Lauren, the New York Times bestselling author of The Unhoneymooners.

It’s the most wonderful time of the year…but not for Maelyn Jones. She’s living with her parents, hates her going-nowhere job, and has just made a romantic error of epic proportions.

But perhaps worst of all, this is the last Christmas Mae will be at her favorite place in the world—the snowy Utah cabin where she and her family have spent every holiday since she was born, along with two other beloved families. Mentally melting down as she drives away from the cabin for the final time, Mae throws out what she thinks is a simple plea to the universe: Please. Show me what will make me happy.

The next thing she knows, tires screech and metal collides, everything goes black. But when Mae gasps awake…she’s on an airplane bound for Utah, where she begins the same holiday all over again. With one hilarious disaster after another sending her back to the plane, Mae must figure out how to break free of the strange time loop—and finally get her true love under the mistletoe.

Jam-packed with yuletide cheer, an unforgettable cast of characters, and Christina Lauren’s trademark “downright hilarious” (Helen Hoang, author of The Bride Test) hijinks, this swoon-worthy romantic read will make you believe in the power of wishes and the magic of the holidays.

965 Reviews

Slightly Smiling Face“Mid 😂 idk how I feel about time loops. I don’t like them very much. This gave me midnight library mixed with the summer I turned pretty, Christmas edition.”
Likable charactersEasy to readFast-pacedMind-bendingRomantic
Thinking Face“Love the Christmas feel and light read, but really didn’t really enjoy andrew and mae relationship ( that’s was so fast didn’t really feel their love ) and kinda started to become boring. But the Christmas vibe and heartwarming family/friends situation was really sweet. I would love to have some explanation about the time loop thing.”
CuteDiverse charactersFunny writingBeautiful settingImmersive settingFeel good
Expressionless Face“it’s a good book but i didn’t like the time loop it just got me bored and it felt slow once it kept repeating. i also didn’t ship the two characters but the whole vibes of the book were amazing. it’s the perfect cozy winter/christmas read.”
Witty banterMind-bendingRomanticVividSlow plotUnengaging characters
Smiling Face with Heart-Eyes“I loved how unique the plot was!! I’ve never read a time loop book before and I was surprised how much I enjoyed it. Plus I lovedddd the characters and cozy setting”
Likable charactersEasy to readOriginal writingRomanticUnpredictableFeel good
Slightly Smiling Face“Such a cute and fun read!! Loved this one from Christina Lauren!!”
CuteLikable charactersEasy to read

About Christina Lauren

Christina Lauren is the combined pen name of longtime writing partners and best friends Christina Hobbs and Lauren Billings, the New York TimesUSA TODAY, and #1 internationally bestselling authors of the Beautiful and Wild Seasons series, Dating You / Hating You, Autoboyography, Love and Other Words, Roomies, Josh and Hazel’s Guide to Not Dating, My Favorite Half-Night StandThe UnhoneymoonersTwice in a Blue Moon, The Soulmate Equation, Something Wilder, and The True Love Experiment. You can find them online at ChristinaLaurenBooks.com and @ChristinaLauren on Instagram or Twitter.

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