25 Days of Christmas 2018 – Day Twenty Four

It’s Day 24 of my MM book giveaway this holiday season and I’m happy to have my former editor turned author Kris Jacen up today. Kris always gives away a book on the 24th because it’s her birthday! Everyone give a big birthday shout out to Kris over on Facebook! https://www.facebook.com/kris.jacen


Tandy has never fit in with the others at the North Pole, whether it’s his size or love for computers. But he wants to contribute to the mission of making the world’s children happy. Every elf does. Taking time away from his baby — a new process for the Nice and Naughty lists — to do the yearly census on the Isle of Misfit Toys just doesn’t fit into his schedule.

It seemed like every time El turned around, there was another elf getting under foot for a census. Did the elves think that toys just disappeared from the Isle? And those that arrived were accounted for before they arrived. All El wanted at this point in his life was to become a baker at the North Pole. He’d had the love of a child already and Jack Frost did it hurt when he was no longer in his heart. Maybe if he avoided the elf this year, they’d just leave him to his cookies.

Can the magic of the holidays bring these two together? El and Tandy both need help healing and isn’t Christmas the season of miracles?

BUY LINK: https://www.amazon.com/Sugar-Cookies-Computer-Code-Jacen-ebook/dp/B07L5H7RCL

Kris Jacen grew up just north of Boston, Massachusetts and met her soldier in high school but didn’t married him until almost ten years later. She moved around with him and their daughters (born in two different states thanks to the Army) for the first 19 years of their marriage (they’ll celebrate their silver anniversary in 2018) before settling in western New York.

She has been the Editor in Chief and Formatting Director for ManLoveRomance Press and its imprints since January of 2008 and has never looked back. Working with the amazing authors at MLR has allowed her to both hone her editorial skills and indulge her inner fangirl. She also acts as editor, mentor and sounding-board for newcomers which lets her “pay-it-forward” and help authors realize their dreams.

You can find out more about Kris on her website:


Doesn’t that sound like a great read? For a chance to win, leave a comment on this post. And don’t forget to give your birthday wishes to Kris! Up tomorrow on Christmas, two of my best friends, Tara Lain and Z.A. Maxfield!

Happy Holidays!

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18 Responses to 25 Days of Christmas 2018 – Day Twenty Four

  1. Lee Todd says:

    Happy Birthday Kris!

  2. JenCW says:

    Happy Birthday Kris!

  3. Jennifer Shannon says:

    I think I identify with the misfit toys too much! Sounds good.

  4. Gabrielle says:

    Sounds like a beautiful read for the holiday.

  5. Elaine G says:

    Happy Birthday Kris.
    Book sounds good.

    Merry Christmas everyone

  6. Lorraine says:

    Happy birthday Kris.

  7. Trix says:

    Happy birthday, Kris!

  8. Dawn Roberto says:

    Thank you. I love her books

  9. Mary Gresham says:

    Kris is an excellent author!

  10. Laurel says:

    Thank you