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Happy Endings Giveaway Hop


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The Happy Endings Giveaway Hop was organized by Reading Romances!
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And here I am again with another giveaway hop! A big thank you to everyone who signed up this time, I believe it’s a record! A great way to start the new year, right? And look how many cool prizes I have for you, my dear followers! To all the authors involved, thanks for sponsoring this event!


Tell your happy ending story!

For this giveaway hop, I asked all the participants to share a happy ending story. I bet some of them will touch your heart <3

My happy ending story is how successful I’ve been with this blog. Seriously, I never thought it would make it this far! It is not the end YET, but I’m very happy to develop this project on my own. I couldn’t have done all of this without all the constant support from this amazing community! I’m so very grateful! Thanks for providing me with this happy story to tell my kids =)


Bellow you can read about my lovely prizes!


Sugar and Spice: A Karma Cafe Novella by Tawny Weber

Prize 1

6 Smashwords coupons – INT

The Thief (RC Investigations) by V.R. Marks

Prize 2

2 ebooks (via kindle or nook gift or smashwords coupon) – INT

Prize 3

1 ebook (via kindle or nook gift or smashwords coupon) +  a signed can cooler (featuring The Thief cover art) – US/CAN


Shadow of Time by Jen Minkman

Prize 4

2 ebooks (Kindle) – INT



A Baron in her Bed (The Spies of Mayfair Series) by Maggi Andersen

Prize 5

1 ecopy (PDF) – INT


The Reluctant Marquess by Maggi Andersen

Prize 6

1 ecopy (Kindle) – INT


How to Tame a Rake by Maggi Andersen

Prize 7

1 ecopy (Kindle) – INT


Hostage to Fortune by Maggi Andersen

Prize 8

1 ecopy (Kindle) – INT


Murder in Devon by Maggi Andersen

Prize 9A

1 ecopy (Kindle) – INT

Prize 9B

(Numbered autographed paperback if the winner lives in an Australia)


Convince Me: A Regency Novella by Bess Gilmartin

Prize 10

3 ecopies (Kindle or Nook) – INT


Bess Gilmartin is also giving away a $10 Amazon gift card!

Prize 11

1 winner – INT

10 amazon gift card

What you can win here: 11 prizes (above)

Number of winners: 6 winners (2 prizes each) + 1st winner will receive their top 5 books!

Open to (INT, US or US/CAN): Check each prize!

How to enter: Use the rafflecopter bellow:

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Discussion (131 Comments)

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  5. by NURMA

    my fave holliday read is YA novels….

  6. by Sandy

    My favorite holiday reads are the same all year round ROMANCE HOT SMEXY ROMANCE.

  7. by Sami

    The ones that get me ready for the Christmas Season, I work retail the Christmas Season leaves me in need of something loving and friendly
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  12. by Ada H

    My favorite holiday read are Christmas romances.

  13. by Evie

    Thanks for the giveaway!

  14. Over the New Year, I had the pleasure of reading Courtney Milan’s The Duchess War — an excellent way to start the year. ^_^
    Tin @ Love Saves the World recently posted..Review: A Dangerous Liaison with Detective Lewis by Jillian StoneMy Profile

  15. by miki

    thank you a lot for the giveaway my favorite holiday reads is home in time for christmas by heather graham

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  17. Thank you so much for the giveaway, I am looking forward to following along on the hop.

  18. by Karen H in NC

    I don’t really have a favorite holiday read. Thanks for the giveaway

  19. by Karina V

    I don’t have a favorite Holiday read but I try to read as many books as I can, because of some spare time that I usually don’t have! :)

  20. by Nicole Laverdure

    My happy ending story was “Twas the Night After Christmas” by Sabrina Jeffries. It is a holiday warmer with characters having high emotions during the time of the holidays.
    Thanks for your nice giveaway! I love your blog. Nice Work! Always, beaufiful books to suggest.

  21. by Maureen

    Mrs. Drew Plays Her Hand is my favorite.

  22. by Tina M

    I love Christmas reads than all kinds..Thanks for a Great Giveaway!!

  23. by Dee

    My holiday read this year by author ,Kallypso Masters , her Rescue Me series; which is an intense, excellent series!
    I shared on the above links that I could could connect to! I am following you everywhere! LOL!
    deethomas 291 at gmail dot com

  24. by susan platt

    I don’t have any particular favorite read but I love to reread some favorites, Laurann Dohner, Maya Banks, Nalini Singh.

    susanmplatt AT hotmail DOT com

  25. by Ileana A.

    Historical romance!

  26. holiday reads, no matter the holiday are usually a happily ever after story, never tire of readign them. hard a hard time getting back her to leave a post from the form-on another page.
    thanks for your giveaway,

  27. by laurie g

    my fave holliday read is YA novels….

  28. by kim lemear

    I met my husband on yahoo personals. I had recently moved from Maine to New Hampshire to be closer to my family. I was to the point in my life where i did not think i would get married and have children. I was happy with my life but looking to meet new people. Our first meeting i went to his house and we took his dog for a walk. He never kissed me til our 7th or 8th date, definitely not what i was used to. Anyway we have been married 8 1/2 years and we have two sweet little girls 5 and 8. My husband is a stay at home Dad, he takes awesome care of all of us. kim

  29. by Eva

    Rescuing my puppy who just turned 1 and is thriving

    My email is booksconsidered[at]gmail[dot]com
    Eva recently posted..Stacking the Shelves #6My Profile

  30. by Crystal Young

    MyHappy ending story is the fact that two years ago in December My Dad had a heartattack and my now 17 year old nephew had to have a pacemaker put in and has major heart issues are still here with us and both are ding great.

    crystaley73 at yahoo dot com

  31. by Mel Bourn

    I met my happy ending 15 years ago. What an amazing marriage we have had…5 boys, 1 goddaughter, and the most amazing doggy!
    bournmelissa at hotmail dot com

  32. by Mimi Smith

    Not sure what the question refers to… While I’m happy I haven’t yet had a grand story with The Happy Ending. *shrug*

  33. by Brynna

    My happy ending was working hard throughout high school and getting into the college of my dreams.

  34. by BookAttict

    I love anything by Eloisa James or Alexandra Hawkins!

    Thanks for the amazing giveaway!
    elizabeth @ bookattict . com

  35. I read anything & everything

    Heather ~ Books Books and More Books
    Heather Coulter recently posted..Review: Wynter’s Captive by Milly TaidenMy Profile

  36. by erinf1

    thanks for the fun giveaway! I love HEAs of any genre and variety :)

  37. by Emily

    I love happy ending in books. I have been enjoying historical romances for the last month. Thanks for the hop. I have already found new authors to read.

  38. by Sharlene Wegner

    I think we are talking about personal happy endings? Mine would be finally having my 2nd child at 42 after 7 years of trying & 2 miscarriages. She is my miracle child, (now 13!) By the way, love your blog! Thanks!

  39. by Holly Underhill

    I read everything, but I do love Nora Roberts’ romances. :)

  40. by Betty Hamilton

    My favorite holiday reads are historical holiday stories!!

  41. by Trix

    Tara Lain’s HEAs are always fun, because her characters are so sympathetic! And I was knocked out by Damon Suede’s HOT HEAD the other day…

  42. by Cathy P

    My favorite happy ending was when I married my wonderful husband 39 years ago and the great life and love we have shared with each other.

  43. by Miranda

    I’m not sure I have a favorite happy ending just as long as there is a happy ending I’m usually good.

  44. by anna

    Hmm. I don’t think I really have a “favorite” HEA. I’ve loved so many and really enjoy seeing how they come together in the end.


  45. by kimmyl

    Going Too Far & Forget You by Jennifer Echols and the Leaving Paradise series by Simone Elkeles are good ones.

  46. by Shelly Hammond

    I don’t really have a favorite HEA but I’m reading the posts here and writing down some of the books others are mentioning so that I can look them up! Thanks for the chance to enter the giveaway.

  47. by Ellen Thompson

    Two of my favorite HEA stories are A Kingdom of Dreams by Judith McNaught and Sweet Lullaby by Lorraine Heath. Both of them are older books but I still love them.

    Thanks for the great giveaways!

    thompsonem3 at aol dot com

  48. by Melissa C

    My HEA isn’t a romance. My happily ever after is having a son. I was told when I was 16 that I wouldn’t be able to have children without help. Then, when I was 20 I got pregnant without help but I had severe pre-eclampsia and my daughter was born early and she didn’t survive the trauma of simply living. Then, I tried for 8 years with my first husband trying to have another child but nothing worked. Then, after telling my now wonderful husband that we wouldn’t be able to have children I got pregnant. I had a miscarriage with that pregnancy and I didn’t want to try again. All the angst of trying to have a child was just too nerve wracking. I talked to my OB and because of clotting issues I am not able to take any kind of birth control and he wasn’t willing to tie my tubes because I was distraught at the time. Well 2 months later I was pregnant again and with the help of blood thinners I was able to carry my son for 8 out of 9 months and he was born strong and healthy. He is the only child I will be able to have because I had to have a hysterectomy because of health issues but he is my little miracle. They were amazed I could even carry him. Sorry, this was so long but I wanted to share my HEA and that is it. He makes me smile every day.

    Thanks for the hop and the giveaway.


  49. by Cassandra Hicks

    I would have to say anything by Lori Foster :)
    Thanks for the awesome giveaway!

  50. by Jenny

    I’m not sure I could pick just one. Most books I read have a HEA because that’s what I prefer, so it’s too tough to narrow it down to just one.

  51. by Theresa Esterline

    My happy ending started 15 years ago. It was my first Christmas Eve with my boyfriend and we were on our way to my parents house after spending the day at his parents house.

    He stopped at a gas station just off the freeway and went inside (which was odd – since we almost always pay at the pump). He came back with a red rose from the gas station and got down on one knee in his truck (since we live in Michigan and it is freezing cold outside at Christmas) and proposed to me.

    It was the best day of the year for me! The day before my offer on my first house was accepted and I didn’t think things could get better – but they did. 15 years later he is still the love of my life – we are in our third house now (though I hate moving) and have a beautiful 6 year old daughter!

  52. by Maria D

    A happy ending series I love reading is the Fool’s Gold series by Susan Mallery. Thanks for the great giveaway

  53. Many years ago I used to pick my best friend up from work everyday. She didn’t drive & I worked just down the street from her work. I would sit in my truck and wait in the parking lot for her to get out. As I sat there everyday I would watch this really cute guy walk out of her office and go across the street to the mailbox. Everyday I made sure I was there early enough to watch him. After a few months of watching this guy, my friend & I were bored and decided to call people to get together. She was talking to this guy on the phone & I grabbed the phone from her & flirted with the guy. Everyone was busy. A few weeks later I decided to make my big move on the mailbox guy. I whistled at him as he walked across the parking lot. He asked my friend for my number, turns out he was the guy on the phone I flirted with. 23 years, 4 kids, & a big house later we are still together!
    Kerry P recently posted..Wanna Get Wrecked???My Profile

  54. by Elizabeth D

    i love smooth talking stranger by lisa kleypas… cute story with a HEA (:

  55. by Jeannie Platt

    I live my Happy Ever After… Married to my bestfriend and high school sweetheart for going on 10 years and together for going on 14…
    However Hubby and I only had one child for a number of years and lost 4… We were told my many doctors I didn’t carry well and we should stop trying and be happy with our one child… Needless to say Easter 2009 I found out I was expecting… I had a rough time and ended up on bed rest on and off I having my labor stopped 4 times starting at 24 weeks and bleeding off and of thoughout… So I am fully blessed to have my two boys Davey 9 and Jonathan 3 both my angel babies as much as I would love another child i am not pushing my luck and just being happy with the two beautiful boys I have and the best hubby in the world.

  56. My book: To Love An Irishman is a great HEA story! :) Thank you for the giveaway!

    -Diva J.

  57. by bn100

    pride and prejudice

  58. by CassandraG

    Rose Gordon’s (Groom Series1-4). They all have HEA endings.
    Also liked Typewriter Girl by J.L.Jarvis

  59. by Josie Hink

    My happy ending is being with my high school sweetie for 23 years and having 3 amazing kids!!!!


  60. by Sue

    The best HEA books are anything written by Kristen Ashley!
    Thanks for the blog hop.

  61. by Dawna Newman

    My favorite HEA books are anything by Sherrilyn Kenyon ,

  62. by Cerian Halford

    I haven’t had a Happy Ending of my own yet, but I’m getting there! For now, I’m happy to read them in romances :)

  63. by Renee B

    I am a sucker for the Happily Ever After. Romance books almost always have the HEA and I love them because of it. I especially like the PNR books with hot sexy alpha heroes and kick-ass heroines. My favorite paranormal author is hands down… Shelly Laurenston/G. A. Aiken. All her books have humor, characters you can really like, HOT sex and a HEA.
    Thanks for the chance to win. reneebennett35 (at) yahoo (dot) com

  64. by Jeanne Miro

    My happy ending happened in 1969 when my boyfriend who was in the Navy during Vietnam found out he was finally going to be off sea duty and asked me to marry him! 4 months later we were married and this year on February 4th we celebrated our 42nd anniversary!

    After he was released and joined the Navy Reserves and served on helicopters and then P-3′s before retiring after being a “week-end warrior” but being on active duty and participating in both the first first war in Iraq as well as many other missions before finally retiring. Each and every time he came home was another “happily ever after moment” for me and our 2 wonderful sons (and also our grandchildren!).

  65. by Fiery Na

    Devil in Winter is one of my favorite romances.

  66. by Mary Preston


  67. by Vanessa

    I love to read and read at least a book a day so I cannot limit myself to having just one fav HEA book.
    Thanks for the giveaway, I now have a few more happy endings to look forward to!

  68. by Cecilia

    All Harlequin books, Lisa Kleypas Hathaway series. I always Re read it.

  69. by Angela Love

    My HEA has to be Love Unrehearsed by Tina Reber for right now…. so many books I have been reading are series and they leave me wondering if I will get their HEA’s…..

  70. Why are there so many posts here and so few on the other blogs in the hop?

  71. by Cynthia (aka Artemis)

    So many books that I have read that have an ending that I just adore, but I feel mine is the best by far. Hubs and I will be celebrating our 33rd Wedding Anniversary this year. We hail from different parts of the county. I’m a little bit rock n’ roll and he’s country. I’m considered a Yankee and he’s from the land of Dixie. I only knew he three months when I asked him to marry me. We were married after knowing each other only six months. All the years later, we’re still going strong!

  72. by elaine bishop

    My happy ending is now with my current husband. I make a few mistakes when it came to choosing men but when I quit trying I ran into carl we hit it off perfect. we just compliment each other and enjoy life. that is what a happy ending is all about. thanks for the hop and give aways.

  73. by Kaylyn

    Anything written by Lorelei James is one of my favorite HEAs. Thanks for the chance to win!!

  74. by Veronica

    Winning an award at convocation….perfect ending to four years of hard work

  75. by Bonnie

    My favorite happy ending book for the holidays is Christmas Bride / Christmas Beau by Mary Balogh. Thanks for the giveaway!

  76. by z

    That would be my all time favorite comfort read, The Secret by Julie Garwood.
    seawitch reviews at yahoo dot com

  77. by Dione Sage

    I have to say that I read a bunch of different genres but this New Adult genre of books have been a favorite as of late. I adore a happy ending romance but my favorites are the romances that develop between two friends. They are just delightful

  78. by Kelly Powell

    Thank you for the fun giveaway!!!

  79. by Amber

    They’re are soo many good ones.. um.. I always loved the ending of Beauty and the Beast.

  80. by pepper penn

    my most recent happy ending has been getting my dream job in 2012. after 7 years of school and a million interviews, i landed the job. and i work with the best people in the world. thanks for the giveaway. HEA books are my FAV!!

  81. by Katie Amanda

    Hopefully buying a house soon..

  82. by Janie McGaugh

    One of my favorite HEA books is Roberts’ Valley of Silence.

  83. i got free trip to Hong Kong. very exciting

  84. My happy ending was meeting my boyfriend at work…4 years and a baby later, we’re all happy. :)
    Brooke B. recently posted..{Blogger Opp} Toddler Preschool Prize Pack GiveawayMy Profile

  85. by Misha K.

    My favorite HEA is Beauty and the Beast~<3 Thank you for the amazing giveaway!

  86. by Dione Sage

    I met my best friend when I was 24 and then I married him…10 years later and every day is still my happily ever after


  87. by vera mallard

    happy ending was meeting my husband 46 years ago
    vera28546 at yahoo (dot) com

  88. by Sherry Johnson

    I don’t really have a favorite book but I do like paranormal romance.
    Thanks for the chance ti win.


  89. by Meghan Stith

    Well… I moved back home with my parents due to the economy and I decided to go back to college to get a second bachelor’s! I would say that’s a happy ending!

  90. My HEA is life! To live it to the full so that when I get to the end I can truly say I’ve had my HEA.
    Bronwen Evans recently posted..Bronwen Evans Seductive RomanceMy Profile

  91. by Margay

    My favorite happy ending book is Pride and Prejudice

  92. My favourite happily ever after so far was having my daughter :)

  93. by Christiane C.

    Pride & Prejudice by Jane Austen is one of my favorite HEA books, but I also enjoyed Beauty & the Beast, Thanks for the chance to win :)

  94. by Rozelle

    My fave HEA book was Let It Snow by John Green, Maureen Johnson, and Lauren Myracle. :) Thank you for the giveaway <3

  95. by Foretta

    Sadly still single so no romantic happy ending but graduating from college was very happy… only one in my family to have gone!!
    Thanks for the contest!!

  96. by Jenny N

    I am still working on my Happy Ending..

  97. by Shannon G.

    I personally don’t have a romantic HEA but certainly love to read about them!

  98. My happy ending story is that I married by childhood sweetheart after reconnecting with him on facebook. :)
    Yvonne recently posted..Waiting on Wednesday (15)My Profile

  99. by Celina K

    My favorite happy ending book has to be Pride & Prejudice :)

    Thanks for the great hop!

    dreammie_angel at yahoo dot com

  100. by Aly P

    I love almost everything with a HEA, be it PNR, contemp or HR :D
    Some of the authors: Eloisa James, Kresley Cole, Lisa Kleypas, Nalini Singh, Sherrilyn Kenyon :)

  101. by Ana Smith

    My favorite HEA couple is Darcy&Elizabeth from Pride and Prejudice.

  102. by Sindy Borg

    Any book in the Bridgerton series by Julia Quinn is a great HEA story

  103. I am still looking for that happyending. I am a little scared becasue what if I find it and it was just a dream. Scary….
    I love to read all types of books can’t just pick one favorite book.

  104. by Marlena Fein

    I have not had my HEA yet but I am with a man I care about and who treats me okay so I don’t feel like I have lost all. I am not even sure HEA’s really exsist outside of books.

    Thanks for the great giveaway,

  105. by Brittany Utley

    Well I don’t know if you could call it a happy ending cause our story isn’t over yet but I have met and married the most wonderful man and my happy ending will be growing old with him. Thanks for the Giveaway!

  106. by krsz

    I don’t realy know. The first story that came in my mind was Cinderella

  107. My favorite HEA is the ending of Pride and Prejudice. Every time I read/watch that ending, I find myself smiling. I just love it!
    Thanks for the giveaway :)

    Farrah recently posted..Kiss of Fire Cover Reveal + Giveaway!My Profile

  108. by Lisa Vazquezanzua

    Mine is the Vampire Academy series. I loved the HEA ending on that series. I want a HEA in my life:)
    Thank you for being a part of this fun and awesome blog hop!!

  109. by Kirsty Lander

    My favourite HAE is from the Fifty Shades series. I thought that was the epitome of HAE :)

  110. by Angie Adair

    Historical or western romances

  111. by JanD

    One of my favorite HEAs is Stephanie Laurens’ The Lady Risks All.

  112. I love Sierra by Taylor Dean–such a sweet romance with loads of emotion.

  113. by Anne C

    Being a mom is my HEA. :)

  114. by ELF

    My own HEA is having a great guy in my life!
    ELF recently posted..Shattered Souls by Delilah DevlinMy Profile

  115. by Mary Roya

    My HEA is my husband. He lets me drag him to all kinds of things. We did hula dancing, crystal mining, ride trip going to Roswell New Mexico. He does the landuary and will cook. Don’t I have a super sweet guy, uh huh, yes I do. And we’ve been married for 22 years. I am really enjoying this Happy Ending Blog.

  116. by kimberly holgate

    a Christmas Carroll love that one

  117. My HEA would be to find someone who could love me just the way I am and wouldn’t care that I’m asexual.
    Emily W. recently posted..Murder By Prophecy TourMy Profile

  118. My favorite book is Pride and Prejudice.

  119. Hard decision. The one book that comes to my mind right now is Sandra Hill’s The Outlaw Viking.

    Thanks for letting foreigners to participate,
    Adila (from Azerbaijan)

  120. My HEA moment is going to be when the hubby and I will have our own home with our children. No worries about landlords! I hate that.
    Becca Wilson recently posted..Easiest tasty chicken you can ever make!My Profile

  121. by TP

    Hazard by Jo Beverly, comes to mind.

  122. by Karen Arrowood

    My happy ending story started when I met my husband. We were both wiating tables, and coming off bad romances. We had our first date on Valentines Day in 1990, just looking for a friend. We are celebrating our 22nd wedding anniversary this year, and have an 11 yo and a 7 yo….

    Thanks for thooportuity to win!

  123. Congratulations winners! The prizes have now been sent! Thanks for putting it on, Nan. Cheers, Maggi

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