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310 thoughts on “Desperate Debutantes Giveaway

  1. I’m looking forward to cuddling up on a couch with a blanket and reading this new book.

  2. I am looking forward to renewing relationships and traveling up to Alaska. Happy Solstice, Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to all!

  3. I’m actually looking forward to colder weather and snow. We tend to get snow here around the end of January beginning of February, and I love going outside and playing in the snow (I’m originally from Florida) and having fun throwing snowballs and making snowmen with my kids.

    • Congratulations, Tatnay!
      You’re one of the winners of this giveaway!
      My assistant will be reaching out to you soon with all the details.
      Happy New Year!

  4. I am looking forward to warmer weather in the New Year – because of the high cost of heating fuel!

    Wishing everyone a Happy and Healthy Holiday Season!

  5. I’m looking forward to reading some excellent books and planning great trips for next year 🙂

  6. I am looking forwatd for any of your new books- I am disabled and your books always brighten my day so any new books that come out always give me a time of peace and an escape from pain. They are the greatest blessings I have and I do cherish them.

  7. I would love any of them but I don’t think I’ve read the desperate debutantes. Definitely would love those

  8. I’m looking forward to seeing more family & friends now that things are getting back to semi normal.

  9. I hope that the war in the Ukraine will be over and the Ukrainians can rebuild their lives and country in peace.

  10. What an awesome giveaway! Thanks for the chance and Happy Holidays! I am looking forward to spending time with my 1 year old grandson!~

  11. In the new year, I am looking for peace, health and happiness. I think a lot of people are too. Always more reading

  12. I’m looking forward to another year with my husband, children, grandchildren and friends.

  13. I’m looking forward to more Julia London romances! These books are my much needed escape from the dreary, frigid days of winter in northern Missouri.

  14. Hopefully a new career — I’ve been unemployed for a couple of months now, and my current line of work isn’t sustainable any longer.

  15. I’m looking forward to living in our new house, and finally adopting two kittens to join our family! It’s been a while since I heard the pitter patter (or gallop, lol!) of tiny paws, and I can’t wait! 🙂

  16. hi- what am i looking forward to in the next year? new opportunities with the company i just started to work for in january. what am i not looking forward to – moving . we are being forced to move and rent is a lot higher than when we moved last time. I am afraid we will have to move further and further out and further away from our jobs. not looking forward to that.

  17. I am looking forward to a better year for our country. I hope we can find common ground and give and receive kindness.

  18. I’m looking forward to getting healthier. My health/weight has been on a downward spiral since Covid, and I want to see 2023 as a year of improvements.

  19. I love your books. I enjoy reading paperback books b/c it doesn’t strain my eyes like an e-reader does. Happy Holidays!!

  20. Looking forward to spending more time with my great granddaughter and reading to her so she will love books too

  21. There’s so much to look forward to in the 2023 New Year: travel to visit relatives and friends, new embroidery projects, more to learn, and more opportunities to serve. Can’t think of anything better!

  22. I would love to read these books!
    I am looking forward to reading, sewing, and walking, the three things I love to do.

  23. I’m hopeful the pandemic will finally go away. I mean eventually, the Spanish Flu, the Sweating Sickness, and the Black Plague all died out on their own; they didn’t even have vaccines then, although at least with the Plague, we know some people had masks. Anyway, I sure would like to get back to meeting with friends and going to the theatre. Maybe, maybe an end will be in sight soon.

  24. I am looking forward to selling my house to downsize and move closer to my only grandchild.

  25. I am looking forward to my social security raise so I can buy more books, and maybe some more groceries!

    I also hope we have some rain this winter in So. Cal. I am tired of the drought.

  26. I’m looking forward to meeting my newest nephew (he’s due in January) and spending time with the rest of my family.

  27. I’m looking forward to seeing some historical romance taking place in a medical field…

  28. I’d love to say more ME time, but I’m pretty sure that’ll still be hard to come by. I am definitely looking forward to all the fantastic books!

  29. In 2023, I’m looking forward to reading as many wonderful, thrilling, funny & crazy books as possible. I’ve read 52 so far in 2022 & want to keep up with all the ‘booktubers’ next year. I also need to work in a bookstore cuz, books!!

  30. My best hope for 2023 would be Peace on Earth, Goodwill towards Man. Stop weapons from being too easy to purchase!!

  31. Love your books! This year I’m looking forward to Christmas with family I haven’t seen in 3 years because of government insanity, and because I nearly died and spent the entire summer in hospital, all i want is to be with the people who mean the most to me. Nothing else is important.

  32. I would love to see my first grandson a lot more and be able to finally hold him without him crying.

  33. I’m looking forward to a fresh new year which means a fresh start! I’m looking forward to the renovations being done at my work so we’ll be a whole new looking business!

  34. I am looking forward to being able to visit my one and only grandson more as I hope to be retiring

  35. As my company just closed looking forward to see what the New Year has to offer. More time to read sure is nice.

  36. I am very much looking forward to getting all of the needed work on the house done. (Not looking forward to the rest of the actual work we’re doing and having other people do – like the septic tank.)

  37. I want to organize my closets and room . Paint the rooms. Continue with my family history.

  38. To make more time to do the things i want to do. Back to knitting and more time off the computer.

  39. I’m looking forward to going out and trying out all the new restaurants that have opened in my state.

  40. The New Year will bring new books and great stories. Can’t wait to see what you write this coming year.

  41. I’m looking forward to my daughter’s last semester of high school! It makes me sad but also excited for her. 🙂 Thanks for the chance to win!

  42. What a lovely present for three lucky readers! I read The Desperate Debutantes a few years ago and loved it.

    • Congratulations, Susan!
      You’re one of the winners of this giveaway!
      My assistant will be reaching out shortly with all the details.
      Happy New Year!

  43. being confined to the home, reading is my passion. i can soar with the cloud, fly with the birds and cozy up with the next dream.

  44. This is a prize to sate a historical romance reader’s dreamiest fancy!
    I’m looking forward to all-chores-done, cell phone off, reclining by the fire with a mug of tea and book while a bone-chilling nor’easter blows outside respite, me cocooned in a well-earned flight from reality.

  45. I’m looking forward to spending more time with my family and reading more books than I did this year.

  46. I will read them all from the library, but I’d like to win the Desperate Debutantes.

  47. I have read the Royal Wedding series, and re-read it as I have it on my keeper shelf!

  48. I am looking forward to a family trip we decided on doing in January instead of buying a bunch of Christmas presents!

  49. I always look forward to a fresh start in the new year. I’m excited for changes that are happening at my work – they finally are getting someone to be my back up so that means I will be able to take a “real” vacation that is longer than a few days!

  50. Hopefully better health for me, and happiness all around (for family, friends, and everyone). We all need a dose of good will towards men. 🙂


  52. I’m looking to traveling to Japan to visit my son and daughter i n law who are stationed in Okinawa.

  53. I am always on the lookout for new books to read, so the coming year is not exception. I am also hoping for good health for my husband as I almost lost him last Christmas.

  54. This may seem weird but I’m Lookng forward to getting my deck rebuilt and my kitchen remodeled. These have been put on hold since Covid began. They are looooong over due.

  55. I’m looking forward to a more peaceful year since I lost two siblings this year and it was very rough on my family.

  56. I’m looking to spend more quality time with my family and more reading time (I have a lot of books to read).😅

  57. Thanks for the opportunity to win. I’m looking forward to a healthy year for family and friends.

  58. I am looking forward to my son’s wedding, a family vacation to Puerto Rico, and our family reunion!

  59. I’m looking forward to author new releases and continuing to share my book reviews on Facebook and Instagram, and interacting with authors and reader/bookstagram friends that share excellent book recommendations and add authors new to me to my reading experiences.

  60. My mom and I have another mother-daughter hiking trip planned which I’m quite excited for!

  61. I am looking forward to seeing my family more often. I am also looking forward to having my left shoulder not hurting any more as it hurts a lot right now but my appointment with the orthopedic surgeon isn’t until January. I am also looking forward to better health and more books to read.

  62. My husband passed away unexpectedly in February and I have been trying to put my life back together. Some days are good and some are not. In the new year, I am going to try and set a goal for each month to do something I have enjoyed before my “Handsome Man” passed. (I am his “Flannel Goddess”.)

    Wish me luck and blessings.

  63. I am looking forward to continuing to spend time watching my toddler granddaughter grow and develop.

  64. I am looking forward this New Year-to a healthy year has i am getting older the strength to be strong mentally and physicially

  65. Wishing for a little more peace, little more happiness, more healthy people …and more reading ❤️❤️❤️

  66. I look forward to any new books you publish – I’m especially looking forward to the conclusion of the Royal Match series!

  67. My daughter has been working 1000 miles away and will be moving back home January 15th. I can’t wait to see her more often!

  68. It’s been a few years since I last read one of your novels. Probably time to get back to your Regency time!

  69. I’m looking forward to happy and healthy New Year for my family and myself. Also spending more time with family

  70. I absolutely loved the Desperate Debutantes series – just took it out of the library again so would love to own the books!
    Thanks for the chance to win!

  71. I am so excited for my first grandbaby to be born in 2023. It’s such a blessing for our family. I can imagine rocking baby and reading one of your books. I am a huge fan.

  72. It’s my youngest daughter’s senior year. I’m looking forward to celebrating her and seeing what’s next for her!

  73. Challenging this year with AFib and ablation but hope and pray the returned palpitations do not escalate to AFib. The coming year I hope to lose much needed weight. I know what to do, it’s the doing that’s my current struggle. I need strength and perseverance.
    My help?
    I escape in good reads and enjoy the places and people I meet. Thank you, Julia for taking me into your world. It has seen me through.

  74. Wishing you a wonderful holiday season. Looking forward to reading The Desperate Debutantes series.

  75. I am looking forward to traveling next year – have a lifetime National Parks pass and will hit the road!

  76. Good health and well being to all and most of all Be Happy and Love that special person !
    If I were to win I would be happy with any, but my one favorites was from the Desperate Debutantes series

  77. I’m hoping to do a little travel with the hubby and with my girlfriends. I’m going to make it happen in 2023.

  78. A little history, romance and entertainment … love enjoying reading on the beach and at home for a melt down.

  79. I’m looking forward to better news about my health next year and hopefully a peaceful and kinder world.
    Thank you for the chance.

  80. In the coming year, I’m looking forward to my daughter receiving the medical care she needs, so that she can begin to feel better.

  81. Getting together with my friends for our long-postponed and repeatedly cancelled girls’ weekend!

  82. I am so excited about my daughter’s wedding in August! She is getting married on a beautiful beach in New Jersey. This is going to be the wedding of her dreams! So happy for her and love her very much!!

  83. I’m looking forward to good health for friends and family and spending more time with my new grandson.

  84. I’m looking forward to good health for my family and myself and maybe a beach vacation

  85. I would be thrilled to read any of these but if I had to make a selection I would probably pick The Cabot Susters.

  86. I would love to read The Desperate Duchess series!
    I am by looking forward to a family get- together in July, at our home in Wisconsin, with all 4 of my children and their families .
    My children live in 4 states. We were last all together in October 2018, at my middle son’s wedding.

  87. Love, love, love Julia London’s historical romance books. I have never been disappointed !’

  88. What a fabulous giveaway! I love so many of your books that I’ve read! I think I’ve made it through most of your book list 😁

  89. I am looking forward to spending as much time as possible with my family. We have lost several family members this year so time is precious with each of us. Here’s to everyone having a fantastic holiday season.
    Thanks for holding this contest.

  90. I am looking forward to watching my First Granddaughter Everly Grow and learn. She is 9 months now. Happy Holidays!

    • Congratulations!
      You’re one of the winners of this giveaway!
      My assistant will be reaching out shortly with all the details.
      Happy New Year!

  91. I am looking forward to getting my shoulder fixed, so I can use it again. Right now it is bone on bone and I am having a lot of pain from it.

  92. A kinder nicer world for everyone! I plan to make sure I am a kinder nicer person to help with this wish.All the best.

  93. Hoping to see my grandson. It’s been 3 yrs since I held him in my arms. He is 8 now. All boy; maybe he will let me smooch him on the cheek.

  94. I am looking forward to hiring help at work and then not having to work so much and then getting to spend more time with my family including my first grandson that was born in September!!!

  95. I’m looking forward to make the most of the New Year. I’m not sure what that entails yet, but I’ll figure it out!

  96. I’m looking forward to being able to spend more time with my husband and grandchildren.

  97. So excited to be reading your books. They always keep me interested and can’t wait to turn the page to see what’s going to happen next.

  98. For the New Year I’m looking forward to having my daughter and her family visit me from Albuquerque, NM.

  99. I am looking forward to spending time with family and friends in the coming year.
    Thank you for the great giveaway.

  100. I’m looking forward to our upcoming summer move. So I get to spend the early part of winter and spring decluttering in preparation!

  101. I am looking forward to saving a little more money and possibly buying a house. We are currently living in an RV after my husband took a new job. So, I guess what I’m really looking forward to is having a real stove and fridge again!!! 🙂