Book Feature: UPSTAIRS, DOWNSTAIRS…and the LIFT in BETWEEN

Jena C. Henry is a writer, blogger, book reviewer, and bon vivant. Her goal is to make friends with everyone in the world. Jena enjoys reading new books and encouraging writers to be their best. Jena C. Henry holds a juris doctor degree from the University of Akron and practiced law and raised her family in tropical Ohio. Now retired, she writes novels, conducts writing workshops and enjoys good times with friends and family. Her fiction series, The Golden Age of Charli, spotlights the love and laughter of family life and retirement.

 

One of my favorite writers is bestselling author Geralyn Corcillo and one of my favorite books by her is 

A Drakenfall Christmas.

I was thrilled when I learned that there is a PREQUEL! 

More Mark and Maisy! I can’t wait to tell you about this darling new book,

UPSTAIRS, DOWNSTAIRS..and the LIFT in BETWEEN 

BOOK BLURB

In this novella, computer genius Maisy Potter crosses an ocean to take her dream holiday at an English country estate … where the winsome Mark Prebys works below stairs. With him, Maisy discovers a carefree happiness she’s never known. But will the troubles dogging her from back home, a secret or two whispered behind the parlour curtains, and misunderstandings to beat the band extinguish the magic they think they’ve found in each other? And if not, what happens when Maisy’s enchanting holiday ends?

MY REVIEW

5 STARS

Before I start my review, here’s what I had to say about A Drakenfall Christmas

“Drakenfall is a happy home to so many, a wonderful resort, a prosperous boon to the community.” And this book will be a happy read for you. There is so much to enjoy- the colorful and well-drawn characters, the story arcs of love and romance, and the hopeful message of kindness and goodwill.

Now on to my review…

If A Drakenfall Christmas is a festive holiday cake, then the prequel, Upstairs, Downstairs is a luscious buttercreme cherry-on-top cupcake created especially for you. Each bite of this story is a sugary fantasy with a dollop of whimsy.

 

Once upon a time…Maisy Potter came to Drakenfall, a restored English manor house that existed to make people happy as a wonderful vacation getaway. Maisy has been saving for her dream trip for five years. In her first days at Drakenfall, she is enchanted by the