Buy Now! The Certainty Of Chance!

THE CERTAINTY OF CHANCE is a sweet and emotional Christmas romance set in London, and Madeleine and Julian are winning over authors and industry reviewers!

Here’s a sampling:

Entertainment Weekly named The Certainty of Chance to its list of the “best holiday romances of 2021.”

“Is there anything better than London at Christmas time? Glittering, hopeful, and touching, this is the perfect holiday read, especially for those who dream of a Christmas with tea and scones.” — Teri Wilson, USA Today bestselling author of Once Upon a Royal Summer

“Packed with charming details, The Certainty of Chance brings the gift of London at Christmas to readers. An absolute delight.” — Melonie Johnson, USA Today bestselling author of Too Good To Be Real

“The perfect heartfelt holiday romance!” — Kelly Siskind, author of New Orleans Rush

“Heartrending and heartwarming, [The Certainty of Chance] is an undeniably endearing romance, perfect to read over the holidays.” — BlueInk Review, a partner of the American Library Association’s Booklist (STARRED REVIEW)

“In this sweet modern romance, Canadian author Middleton ably portrays the beauty of festive London, but she also depicts the heartbreaking pain of the grieving process…A charming story for music lovers and Anglophiles.” — Kirkus Reviews (STARRED REVIEW)

“Destiny intervenes to stir up romance in this appealing and sensitive holiday affair…Middleton crafts [Madeleine and Julian’s] relationship into a mutually supportive, sweet connection. Great for fans of Helen Hoang’s The Heart Principle.” — Publishers Weekly’s Booklife

#1 Amazon Bestseller – British Contemporary Literature

Winner for OUTSTANDING HOLIDAY FICTION at the 2022 Book of the Year Awards held by the Independent Authors Network (IAN)

Winner for BEST ROMANCE at the 2022 Discovery Awards

Recipient of an Indie Brag Medallion

And here’s what readers are saying…

“There’s two main aspects to this story: the romance and the grief. And they were interwoven so well! The romance between Madeleine and Julian was adorable.” — Kat, Goodreads

“This book is a TREAT…Maddie and Julian’s story is such a beautiful one…If you want the perfect book for Christmas time, make sure you add this to your list. You’re going to love it!” — Ioana, NetGalley

“Lovely and full of warmth…this one feels extra special.” — Mariana, Goodreads

“This was a wonderful, charming, and thoughtful read…definitely one of my favourite books of 2021!” — Melena, Goodreads

“I loved it. It was cute, festive when it needed to be, sweet as candy and absolutely beautiful. I adored every page.” — Blanche, NetGalley

“If there was a physical definition of the perfect Christmas romance, this book is it…I have found not only my top Christmas/holiday romance, but [also] another one of my top reads of 2021.” — Philippa, Goodreads

And now you can visit London with Madeleine and Julian, too! The Certainty of Chance is available in ebook and paperback. To purchase the gorgeous paperback, visit these online retailers:

Book Depository (free shipping worldwide) (each purchase supports an indie bookseller near you)

Walmart (US)

Barnes and Noble (US)

The Ripped Bodice (US)

Love’s Sweet Arrow (US)

Indigo (Canada)

Waterstones (UK)

WH Smith (UK)

Amazon (worldwide)

To purchase the ebook, visit:



Apple Books

Amazon US

Amazon Canada

Amazon UK

Content warnings (may contain spoilers): coarse language, closed-door sex scenes, disenfranchised grief, unexpected death of a loved one (backstory), cheating partner (backstory), therapy, loved up mentions of Love Actually and The Holiday, zero mentions of any pandemics, and lots and lots of sparkly London at Christmas.

Thank you for visiting and happy reading! x