“Christmas at the Castle” by Melissa McClone is book number three in the “Ever After” series. This is veterinarian Katrina “Kat” Parsons and Crown Prince “Gill” Guillaume’s story.
Kat has been friends with Princess Sophie since they were little girls at summer camp. Sophie has been to visit Kat throughout the years but Kat has not been able to go visit Sophie due to money and school. Princess Sophie is getting married and Kat has saved up so that she can go to her best friend’s wedding. Kat has known that Sophia is a princess but didn’t really get it until she arrives at Sophie’s home (castle). It was wonderful watching Kat take everything in when she arrives at the castle.
Prince Gill is Sophie’s brother. Kat and Prince Gill have never hit it off. He feels that Kat is a bad influence on Sophie. Prince Gill and Kat haven’t seen each other since they were teenagers. There is still hostility between them but they will try hard not to do anything to upset Sophie. As they all get things ready for Sophie’s wedding Prince Gill gets to see and know the real Kat. They have their first kiss and then their relationship starts to change. They have one major problem Prince Gill’s mother does not approve of Kat. So, will they get their happily ever after?
I loved this Christmas romance. The author had me engaged from the beginning to end. It was a beautifully written love story.
I voluntarily reviewed an Advance Reader Copy of this book.