Book: The Christmas Contest (Duncan Dewar Mysteries Book 5) by Victoria Benchleycategories: Book, Romantic Comedy, Christmas, Holiday, Holiday Mystery, Scottish Mystery, Cozy Culinary Mystery, Scottish Detective, Humor, Satire, Heist, British Detective, Mystery
Victoria Benchleyabout this book: Recovering from his injuries and hoping to nurture his fragile relationship with Angela, Duncan and his family decamp for a relaxing Christmas holiday in the village of Taye, Scotland. Joined by Chef Mondo, their stay ends up being a whirl of festivities, food, misunderstandings, and a jewel heist. But it's not just about Christmas in Taye. The village council is out to make a name for the town by hosting an elaborate Hogmanay celebration, complete with ancient traditions. Is Duncan up to the ultimate contest for Angela's heart? Two parts romantic comedy and one part mystery, this good natured romp through the holidays will warm your heart as you join the Dewar family and their friends for an experience not to be forgotten.
• "I really enjoyed this fast-paced romantic comedy/mystery. I felt like I was in Scotland with the characters, enjoying Christmas & Hogmanay. Duncan is determined to enjoy the holidays and make headway with his love interest. When his ex girlfriend and Wally Wallace enter the picture, things get complicated. There's plenty of humor, romance and Christmas spirit to go around in this enchanting novel!" — Amazon Reviewer
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