Friday, November 30, 2018

Spotlight + Tour GIVEAWAY: Yes, Carol... It's Christmas by Cindy Vincent

NOTE: I am a huge fan of Cindy’s Buckley and Bogey Cat Detective series and look forward to reading this Christmas story that’s sure to be filled with humor and inspiration. Click on the title to see my review of The Case of the Jewel Covered Cat Statues from the mystery series.

Yes, Carol… It’s Christmas!
By Cindy Vincent
Whodunit Press, 2017


As the top salesperson for Pfunn Party Supplies, Carol Frost doesn’t exactly know how to have fun herself these days. Though she wasn’t always such a humbug. Once upon a time, she was famous for hosting Christmas parties that were filled with everything from laughing guests and luscious hors d’oeuvres, to artfully iced sugar cookies and creatively decorated Christmas trees. To top it off, she even wrote a bestselling book that became the authoritative tome on Christmas party entertaining at the time—The Complete, Total, Ultimate, Everything-You-Might-Possibly-Want-to-Know Guide to Hosting the Best Christmas Parties Ever.

Yet that was long ago, before her life changed and she stashed her tinsel and twinkle lights away once and for all. And while Carol soon learned to settle for her boring but comfortable existence, an old friend knows that Carol isn’t really living up to her potential. An old friend who . . . well . . . now enjoys her eggnog in the afterlife, you might say. To goad Carol into going back to her former party-hosting ways, said friend sends three of her specter pals to pester Carol. Then, much to Carol’s annoyance, she is visited by the Ghost Hosts of Christmas Past, Present, and Future on a plane filled with plenty of holiday revelers. And though Carol only wants to be left alone, the Ghost Hosts have other plans. Instead, they take her on an adventure that wasn’t exactly on her itinerary . . . or printed on her ticket stub. From that moment on, Carol’s life will never be the same. Provided, of course, she survives the jingle-bell rollercoaster of a ride and makes it home in time for Christmas . . .


CINDY VINCENT, M.A. Ed., was born in Calgary, Alberta, and has lived all around the US and Canada. She is the creator of the Mysteries by Vincent murder mystery party games and the Daisy Diamond Detective Series games for girls. She is also the award-winning author of the Buckley and Bogey Cat Detective Caper novels and the Daisy Diamond Detective series.

Cindy lives in Houston, Texas with her husband and an assortment of fantastic felines.

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Put together your own best-ever Christmas party with this fun “party in a box” giveaway! Enter for a chance to win a package with the following prizes: a signed copy of Yes, Carol…It’s Christmas! by Cindy Vincent, two Betty Crocker sugar cookie mixes, two cookie cutters, a four-pack of sprinkles, a strand of Christmas lights, and two glass ornaments.

Due to shipping costs and varying international laws, this giveaway is open to US residents (age 18 or older) only. Void where prohibited. Good luck!


  1. Thank you so much, Carole, for hosting my book here today. And just so you know, I am a huge fan of you and your wonderful work, too! Since I've written this book, I've met women named "Carol" and "Carole" from all across the country, and they've all been very lovely people. So you're in good company when it comes to being a member of the "Carol(e)s Club." :)

    It's wonderful to touch base with you again at Christmastime. I hope you and your family and kitties have an absolutely blessed season! Hugs from Buckley and Bogey, and a kiss on the nose from Amelia. Merry Christmas and God Bless!

  2. I remember my Christmas when I was 6 and I got my first bike. I was very excited and was convinced that Santa had brought it.

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