Author: Christa Maurice, Nancy Stopper, Natalia Banks, Reese Patton, Maria Luis, Kimberly Readnour, July Dawson, Susan Saxx, Ev Bishop
9 brand new reads to get you in the holiday spirit! Nancy Stopper — One Last Gift — They can’t forget their shared history, but when they see each other again after ten years, can they put the past behind them? Will the Christmas spirit help Jack and Casey find their way back to each other? Christa Maurice – Celebrating Flora – Wally Kohler’s job is cleaning up after his superstar employers so babysitting Flora Mason after a PR disaster isn’t new, but what he wants for Christmas is a nice girl. Maria Luis — Hat Trick — Marshall Hunt may be the NHL’s hottest new forward, but this charming playboy wants only one thing for the holidays - a date with the woman who’s had his emotions all tangled up for years. Reese Patton — The One with the Christmas Trees — When attorney Brandt Hayward is set up with Mallory Davies, on Christmas Eve of all nights, neither has time to date, much less start a relationship. Can Brandt and Mallory find their Christmas miracle under the mistletoe? Susan Saxx — Real Miracle — Christmas Eve. One night, one last memory to revisit, before he’s off the grid. It won’t take long. And it won’t hurt. Much. Then SHE opens the door… July Dawson — The Fourteen Days of Christmas — When high school sweethearts are reunited for this Marine’s fourteen days of holiday leave, will she be able to convince him to believe again in love and Christmas magic? Kimberly Readnour — Bottom of the Ninth, the Novella — When stranded with the girl he stood-up in college, this professional baseball player must redeem his past actions or else lose the one shot at true happiness. Natalia Banks — No Reservations — Gavin Rossi is an arrogant, conceited restaurateur. No one would ever dream of putting him in his place, until Cindy walks in. Will love break down Gavin’s walls? One thing is for sure, it’ll take a Christmas miracle! Ev Bishop — Silver Bells — One lonely highway and a brutal snowstorm. Two broken hearts and an accident. Can Bryn and Sean find lasting love in such random, fleeting circumstances?
Author: Suzie O'Connell
Publisher: Suzanne O'Connell
Two years ago, Ty Evans stole a kiss under the mistletoe from Shannon O'Neil. Now she's back in the valley, and he aims to show her there's a lot more between them. With Shannon’s acting and singing career set to rocket into the stratosphere and Ty’s horse training business gaining acclaim, it’s looking more and more like that reckless kiss will be the only one Ty ever gets. Or maybe it isn’t. A brush with the darker side of fame forces Shannon to question if she can handle the spotlight. With her longtime boyfriend now her ex, she heads to Northstar to visit her brother and clear her head. This might be the chance Ty’s been waiting for—an opportunity to convince Shannon that their kiss under the mistletoe was just the beginning of something even more wonderful. Just one problem. He can’t let her give up on her dreams, but if she pursues them, he’ll be faced with the choice of losing her again or abandoning his own dreams to follow her across the world. Find out why readers are saying that picking up a new book in this series “is like coming home”… don’t miss the rest of the books in the Northstar series: First Instinct Mountain Angel Summer Angel Twice Shy Once Burned Mistletoe Kisses Starlight Magic Wild Angel Forgotten Angel Last Surrender A NOTE ON THE CONTENT: The Northstar books are contemporary romances and contain some profanity and sensual scenes that may not be suitable for sensitive readers.
Author: Katie Flynn
Publisher: Random House
It was only a mistletoe kiss, Miss Preece told herself, stepping out into the icy December evening and locking the library doors behind her. A mistletoe kiss means nothing, everyone knows that; but this did not quench the warm glow inside her. Hetty Gilbert is a canal child with no permanent address, so when she needs to join the library, she cannot do so. Miss Preece dislikes children, but Hetty's longing for books touches a chord and she stretches the rules to allow the girl to read on the premises. Soon, Hetty's chief desire is to become a librarian like her friend. But with war on the horizon, their lives will never be the same. In 1939 Hetty joins in the war effort, for her knowledge of canal boats is desperately needed, whilst Miss Preece can only sit and listen to the dangers her young friend faces, knowing she herself can do nothing to help. But her chance will come, and with it the meaning behind that fragile mistletoe kiss ...
Author: Shirley Jump
Free-spirited journalist Grace McKinnon is happy jet-setting from one adventure to the next. That is, until work beckons her back home for Christmas, to Beckett's Run—the cozy winter wonderland that contains everything she ran away from years ago, including childhood sweetheart J. C. Carson…. Blazing into town in her red convertible, Grace nearly runs J.C. off the road! And working together to organize the Christmas festival, sparks fly even as their past looms between them. But with the first snowflakes falling, will Grace be able to resist J.C. under the mistletoe…despite all their differences?
Author: Fiona Harper
Three wishes this Christmas… 1. A new life in the country: It has taken all of Louise Thornton's courage to start again. This will be a different life, one away from the paparazzi—and her cheating celebrity husband! 2. Someone to help decorate the Christmas tree: Louise is determined to make this Christmas perfect for her son. But it's not until she meets meltingly attractive Ben Oliver that she starts to sparkle again. 3. A proposal under the mistletoe? Single dad Ben puts his daughter first. But when he catches Louise under the mistletoe, Ben realizes only he can make Louise's wishes come true….
Author: Elizabeth Rolls, Deborah Hale, Diane Gaston
A Soldier's Tale by Elizabeth Rolls Dominic, Viscount Alderley's family are looking to him to marry an heiress, but only his downtrodden, compassionate cousin Pippa seems able to ignore his scars…. A Winter Night's Tale by Deborah Hale This year's festivities for Christabel and her young son will be sparse and cold—or so she thinks. When the man she'd loved and lost returns, offering her warmth, comfort and a true family Christmas, she can't resist! A Twelfth Night Tale by Diane Gaston One impulsive night of love changed Elizabeth's life forever. Now, ten years later, Elizabeth and Zachary meet again. Will their second Twelfth Night together see their happiness reborn?
Author: Harlequin Books, Andrea Edwards, Rachel Lee, Cait London
A festive collection of stories features three humbug bachelors and the holiday-loving, feisty heroines who show them the true meaning of both Christmas and love itself. Reprint.
Author: Marnie Blue
Publisher: Entangled: Lovestruck
For Officer Justin Weaver, Christmas is the most hideous time of the year. To improve his “holiday cheer,” he’s been put on Officer Kringle duty, collecting toys for the Ho-Ho-Patrol. It’s a week in holiday hell. Worse, it comes with an elf—his little sister’s gorgeous best friend—but Lilly Maddox isn’t so little anymore. And as an annoyingly festive reporter looking to make her mark, she’s there to document his every move. Justin’s always had a thing for Lilly, but he refuses to go there with her. Ever. Not after watching what his mom went through as a cop’s wife. But now that they’re trapped in his squad car, avoiding her just got a lot more complicated...
Author: Elizabeth Rolls, Eri Nakanuki
Publisher: Harlequin / SB Creative
Pippa has been a guest at the Alderly estate for a long while, ever since her father went missing. With few apparent prospects, she does her best not to be a burden on Lady Alderly and those around her. Meanwhile, Hermione, the young lady of the house, waits for Dominic Alderly to return from the war so they can be wed. But when Dominic returns, his war wounds horrify everyone who has been waiting for him. The only one who doesn’t seem to mind them is the compassionate Pippa, whose beauty and kindness quickly capture Dominic’s heart.
Author: Susan Meier, Barbara Wallace, Patricia Thayer, Donna Alward
Publisher: HarperCollins UK
Four lovely, festive, sparkling romances Baby Beneath the Christmas Tree
Author: Gwennan Thomas, Justine Elyot, Elizabeth Coldwell, Sallyanne Rogers
Publisher: Xcite Books
Mistletoe Kisses and other stories– a Secret Library collection Mistletoe Kisses by Justine Elyot It’s not going to be a merry Christmas for Bella Kay. Spending the festivities at a rambling country house owned by Piers, the partner of her overbearing mother, she’s having to pretend her fiancé is in Dubai, rather than ruin the party mood by admitting they’ve split up. Into this complicated atmosphere comes Guy, Piers’ son – a gorgeous police detective with a penchant for absolute honesty and lust-fuelled mistletoe kisses. As the snow falls, things begin to heat up between Bella and Guy. Is this finally her chance to have the Christmas – and the man – she really wants? Christmas Rendezvous by Elizabeth Coldwell When Juliette Milner is invited to spend Christmas in Bruges with her ex-boyfriend, Dale, she thinks an old flame is about to be rekindled. But Dale’s invitation isn’t all it seems, and Juliette finds herself stranded alone in this beautiful city. A chance conversation with a barman leads her to the bed and breakfast run by his brother, Laurens, who has a room to rent thanks to a last-minute cancellation. And as she finds herself growing closer to Laurens on a sightseeing tour of the city, Juliette realises she might have a special Christmas rendezvous after all … Midwinter Heat by Sallyanne Rogers Lucy couldn’t be happier with her Saturday pitch, giving Tarot readings at Waterleigh Bridge market. The stallholders are friendly, market manager Toby is cute and charming, and she has the hots for brooding tattoo artist, Jon. When Toby organises a seasonal Fayre, celebrating an old-fashioned English Christmas experience, it seems like a great way to boost the market’s flagging sales. But Lucy begins to suspect something sinister behind Toby’s drive for traditional values. When her worst fears are confirmed, can Jon help her scupper Toby’s plan, or is she simply placing herself in more danger by confiding in this sexy but troubled bad boy?
Author: Betty Neels
"Plain and mousy"—that was how Emmy Foster saw herself. A receptionist in London's St. Luke's Hospital, Emmy couldn't imagine why the very handsome Professor Ruerd ter Mennolt would take an interest in a girl like her. Ruerd couldn't figure out why, with a beautiful fiancée, he troubled himself with Emmy. Even more puzzling was why he invited her home for Christmas with him in Holland. But after he did, Ruerd couldn't help but wonder—was he engaged to the right girl?
Author: Marina Adair
Regan, skeptical about love after learning that her fiancâe is already married, moves with her daughter to Napa for her dream job, but when the scorned wife's brother tries to drive her from town, sparks begin to fly between the two.
Author: RaeAnne Thayne, Linda Lael Miller, Diana Palmer, Maisey Yates, Sarah Morgan, Sherryl Woods, Sheila Roberts, Brenda Jackson, Shirlee McCoy, Laura Marie Altom
Holiday Wishes and Mistletoe Kisses: A Romance Sampler by RaeAnne Thayne\Linda Lael Miller\Diana Palmer\Maisey Yates\Sarah Morgan\Sherryl Woods\Sheila Roberts\Brenda Jackson\Shirlee McCoy\Laura Marie Altom released on Sep 01, 2017 is available now for purchase.