Discover the true meaning of Christmas with this beautiful, poignant story about overcoming loss, the strength of family, and finding love again.
Author: Victoria James
Publisher: Entangled: Bliss
Discover the true meaning of Christmas with this beautiful, poignant story about overcoming loss, the strength of family, and finding love again... It’s been five long years since Julia Bailey lost everything. Returning to Shadow Creek is every bit as hard and painful as she expected, but she’s determined to finally face her fear, which also means spending Christmas with her former in-laws. For the first time in forever, Julia begins to feel the twinges of holiday spirit, especially as she spends more time with an old friend, the irresistible town sheriff, and his adorable daughter. Single dad and county Sheriff Chase Donovan was secretly in love with his best friend's wife for years. But after her traumatic loss, he knew Julia needed to go, even though helping her leave was the last thing he wanted to do. Now she's home and he doesn't intend to lose her a second time. Chase is going to prove to Julia just how good they can be together this Christmas...and forever. Each book in the Shadow Creek, Montana series is STANDALONE: * Christmas with the Sheriff * The Baby Bombshell * The Doctor's Redemption * Baby on the Bad Boy’s Doorstep * The Firefighter's Pretend Fiance * A Christmas Miracle for the Doctor
Angels. Emma Cramer doesn’t consider herself an angel by any stretch of the imagination.
Author: Debra Holt
Publisher: Tule Publishing
Angels. Emma Cramer doesn’t consider herself an angel by any stretch of the imagination. Temporarily stranded, broke and unable to pursue her dreams of working in the big city following her mother’s death, Emma’s life changes when she rescues a small child and a puppy who get trapped in a garage where Emma’s truck has finally breathed its last . The girl’s relieved and grateful grandmother believes Emma has been sent by angels because her family needs temporary help. She offers Emma a job, a good salary and a place to stay until after the holidays. It seems like a Christmas miracle for both of them. Angels often appear when least expected, but when the most needed. Cynical sheriff and rancher Cole Drayton has heard that all his life, but he’s never been in the market for much else. He can take care of his daughter, his ranch and his family on his own without his meddling mother, but his long protected heart and desire for isolation is no match for a beautiful stranded stranger and a misfit puppy who make his daughter laugh and him feel alive again. Can unsuspecting hearts intersect at the moment when love and trust is needed most? Anything is possible with the magic of the Christmas season and faith in the Christmas angels
Holiday Baby Blessings Convinced that Allison Ashworth deserves better, Sheriff Shane Timmons has always tried to remain aloof around his childhood companion.
Author: Karen Kirst
Holiday Baby Blessings Convinced that Allison Ashworth deserves better, Sheriff Shane Timmons has always tried to remain aloof around his childhood companion. But with Allison in Gatlinburg for the holidays, insisting on caring for two motherless babies, Shane feels obliged to help her. How can he keep his distance when she and the children are quickly becoming the family he never dared to wish for? As a girl, Allison was drawn to the wary yet handsome Shane, who never seemed to look her way. But in spending time with him and two sweet babies, she might yet find a chink in the confirmed bachelor's armor. Every shared moment gives Allison hope that this Christmas, her dreams of motherhood—and a life with Shane—may finally be coming true.
The Sheriff Who Found Christmas by Marie Ferrarella Now that Sheriff Garrett Tanner is guardian of his niece, Lani Chisholm is more determined than ever to get the sexy Scrooge into the holiday spirit.
Author: Marie Ferrarella
The Sheriff Who Found Christmas by Marie Ferrarella Now that Sheriff Garrett Tanner is guardian of his niece, Lani Chisholm is more determined than ever to get the sexy Scrooge into the holiday spirit. With a heart the size of Texas, the ex-big-city cop has more than enough love for Garrett and his little girl. And with some unexpected help from a tree hunt and a missing angel, a certain Western lawman just may discover his own Christmas miracle…. A Rancho Diablo Christmas by Tina Leonard Trading kisses under the mistletoe is not what brought Johnny Donovan to Rancho Diablo. After all, he's a diehard bachelor—and Jess St. John's the most undomesticated woman in New Mexico. Then why does the petite horse trainer fill Johnny with such heart-soaring holiday spirit? The plan was to outsmart the Callahan matchmakers. Only, now it's Johnny who's hankering to get Jess to say yes. What's a love-charmed Santa to do?
Fall in love this holiday season with this heartwarming story about finding romance, the magic of Christmas, and the importance of family.
Author: Victoria James
Publisher: Entangled: Bliss
Fall in love this holiday season with this heartwarming story about finding romance, the magic of Christmas, and the importance of family... Children's bookstore owner Addie Mayberry believes in the magic of Christmas. Or at least, she used to. So when a young customer needs some seasonal optimism, Addie sets out to give the vulnerable, heartbroken little girl the best Christmas ever. Which means helping the hottest man in Shadow Creek, Bella's surgeon father, find his holiday spirit. Addie's up to the challenge, but between tree decorating and late night talks, she realizes she's starting to fall hard for the one man she definitely shouldn't. Drew Barrett drastically changed his fast-paced life when he moved back to Shadow Creek, but it was all worth it to give his daughter a better life. He wasn't exactly winning dad-of-the-year awards before, so he's determined to make it up to Bella. And with Addie's help, he's slowly repairing his relationship with his daughter. The last thing he wants is to fall in love, since that road only leads to pain, but he can't stop thinking about Addie. Not only is she gorgeous, sweet, and great with Bella, she fills something in him he never knew was missing. But Addie wants forever, which is more than Drew can offer... Each book in the Shadow Creek, Montana series is STANDALONE: * Christmas with the Sheriff * The Baby Bombshell * The Doctor's Redemption * Baby on the Bad Boy’s Doorstep * The Firefighter's Pretend Fiance * A Christmas Miracle for the Doctor
Feeling as if she was getting up on borrowed legs, Olivia rose to her feet and
followed the sheriff into the main room, every step she took resounding in her
head and body. “That was fast,” Rick commented to Alma. He glanced at the
Author: Marie Ferrarella
The morning after Thanksgiving, Enrique "Rick" Santiago, the sheriff of Forever, Texas, opens his front door and discovers…a baby! Before he has a chance to say "who's the mommy" big-city lawyer Olivia Blayne arrives to claim the adorable infant. She's relieved to find her nephew safe, but is on a desperate search for her missing sister. Rick's only too happy to help, even if he and Olivia instantly clash. Olivia's high-powered life is about responsibility—not laughter, love and holiday joy. But something about joining forces with Rick leads her to realize that there are more things missing from her life than her sister. And passion has its place—even if it is only temporary. After all, her time away from her job in Dallas can't last forever. Or can it? After all, Christmas is a wonderful time for surprises!
Karen Rose Smith. THE SHERIFF'S PROPOSAL The Sheriff's Proposal Karen
Rose Smith. Front Cover.
Author: Karen Rose Smith
Publisher: HarperCollins UK
THE SHERIFF TAKES A WIFE? Never had Meg Dawson dreamed her trip home would lead to a whirlwind romance with the town's charismatic sheriff. But Logan MacDonald's past was still on his mind, and Meg knew their relationship couldn't lead to anything permanent....
His Christmas Cinderella - Christy Jeffries An enchanted evening with a stranger leaves him wanting more, a gift money can't buy.
Author: Christy Jeffries
Publisher: Mills & Boon
His Christmas Cinderella - Christy Jeffries An enchanted evening with a stranger leaves him wanting more, a gift money can't buy... Super-rich rancher Jordan Taylor has it all - except someone to share his life with. What he really wants for Christmas is to win the heart of Camilla Sanchez, the hardworking waitress he met at a charity ball. Camilla thinks they are too different to make it work, but Jordan is determined to prove her wrong. She grants him his wish: three weeks to convince her he is worthy of her love. Perhaps this will be the holiday that changes everything... A Sheriff's Star - Makenna Lee It was only supposed to be a temporary home... When police chief Anson Curry returns a lost little girl to her frantic mother, his only goal is to ease the single mum's anxiety. But it doesn't take long for Tess Harper's amazing child to have Anson wrapped around her little finger - and for Tess to have him thinking about a possible relationship. As for Tess, she's tempted - even though she had planned to be in Oak Hollow, Texas, only temporarily. But after losing her father and brother in the line of duty, Tess thinks Anson's job poses too much of a risk to her heart. And Anson has no plans to get involved with someone who's planning on leaving.
But in the middle of the afternoon came a new interruption . Two men came into
the shop and gave an order or two to the cobbler , who served them with unusual
gravity . “ When is court day , Sheriff ? ” he asked in the course , of business .
The testimony of the " detective was about being taken , when Lita , seeing who it
was , gave a shriek and fell into a swoon . taken away , and Mr. Armstead entered
, saying to a sheriff “ Arrest your man . ” The sheriff took the detective by the ...
Praise for Janet Dailey and her novels “Dailey confirms her place as a top mega-seller.” —Kirkus Reviews “Readers will be glad they’ve gone along for the ride.” —Chicago Sun-Times on Heiress “The spirit of Christmas ...
Author: Janet Dailey
Publisher: Zebra Books
“A delightful annual tradition.” —RT Book Reviews The future looks merry and bright... The little town of Branding Iron, Texas, keeps an annual tradition that makes the holidays especially festive—the Cowboys’ Christmas Ball. But Sheriff Ben Marsden, busy with work, joint custody of his son, and caring for his aging mother, has no plans to attend. Not until a pretty newcomer to his small town gets involved in the planning. Suddenly Ben finds himself wanting to keep a close eye on Jessica Ramsey, and not just because her relatives seem to be in jail more than out. He can tell the mysterious redhead has secrets in her past, but now that she’s bought a little fixer upper with her mom to start a bed and breakfast, the whole family’s turning over a new leaf. With the prospect of dancing and celebrating ahead, surely there’s time for everyone to unwind. Because this year, more than ever, Ben’s got Christmas—and loving—on his mind. Praise for JANET DAILEY and her novels “Dailey confirms her place as a top mega-seller.” —Kirkus Reviews “Readers will be glad they’ve gone along for the ride.” —Chicago Sun-Times on Heiress “The spirit of Christmas permeates this charming holiday romance.” —RT Book Reviews on Merry Christmas, Cowboy
"The Christmas Day Murders is a journalistic account of the actual murder investigation of Stephanie Barron in 1999. The events recounted in this book are true; however, times and some names have been changed.
Author: J. B. Smith
Publisher: Brown Books
Category: True Crime
"The Christmas Day Murders is a journalistic account of the actual murder investigation of Stephanie Barron in 1999. The events recounted in this book are true; however, times and some names have been changed. The personalities, events, actions, and conversations portrayed in this book have been constructed using documents obtained through open records requests, personal interviews, trial transcripts, and press accounts." -from book introduction.
Small town Christmas—Three big proposals! Christmas in Red Willow by Cheryl St. John Chloe Hanley must save the town church.
Author: Cheryl St.John
Small town Christmas—Three big proposals! Christmas in Red Willow by Cheryl St. John Chloe Hanley must save the town church. But only if she can convince reclusive carpenter Owen Reardon to help repair the broken heart of the community and open his own up again— in time for Christmas! The Sheriff's Housekeeper Bride by Jenna Kernan Running from her past and a crime she didn't commit, Eliza Flannery bumps into her future—all rugged six-foot sheriff of him! Single father Trent Foerster mistakes her for his housekeeper, but there's no mistaking his desire for a mistletoe kiss from this mysterious miss…. Wearing the Rancher's Ring by Charlene Sands Cooper Garnett is shot and left for dead near Double J Ranch when widow Rachel Bodine comes to his aid. Could his unexpected arrival be the best Christmas gift ever— a second-chance family for Rachel and her little son?
by Rebecca Winters, Marie Ferrarella & Shirley Jump Includes: The Sheriff's Christmas Surprise City lawyer Olivia's come to claim the sweet baby boy that Sheriff Rick loves as his own.
Author: Rebecca Winters
Publisher: Mills & Boon
Category: Love stories, American
Family is the most magical Christmas gift! A Christmas Angel Rugged rancher Colton's content being a single dad to his twins...until feisty Kathryn finds a way to unlock Colton's guarded heart beneath the mistletoe. A Christmas Chance City lawyer Olivia's come to claim the sweet baby boy that Sheriff Rick loves as his own. Yet could she bring Rick some yuletide comfort and joy too? A Christmas Homecoming Tough tycoon Edward swore he'd never want children. But when he returns home to sparkling, snowy Riverbend, Livia has a precious Christmas surprise for him! Three all-new stories Three Christmas miracles to warm your heart this winter
Heartwarming stories from Janet Tronstad's beloved Dry Creek miniseries A BABY FOR DRY CREEK When Chrissy Hamilton's fianc? breaks her heart, she's determined to forget him--and invent a new daddy for her baby.
Author: Janet Tronstad
Publisher: Steeple Hill
Heartwarming stories from Janet Tronstad's beloved Dry Creek miniseries A BABY FOR DRY CREEK When Chrissy Hamilton's fianc? breaks her heart, she's determined to forget him--and invent a new daddy for her baby. Reno Redfern is shocked when Chrissy names him her child's father. Still, he'll play along for the chance to heal Chrissy's faith...and her heart. A DRY CREEK CHRISTMAS Good Samaritan Millie Corwin breaks into the Dry Creek caf? with the best of intentions. But when Brad Parker catches her, he immediately brands her a criminal. Only faith, hope and Christmas spirit can bring these polar opposites together.
"Because... well, because it's Christmas, that's why." "Yeah, well, no offense,
Rachel, but not everybody celebrates it" "Oh," she said in a small voice. "I'm sorry.
I didn't realize your religious affiliations were — " "It's not a religious thing with me
Author: Elizabeth Bevarly
The Sheriff And The Impostor Bride by Elizabeth Bevarly released on Oct 23, 1998 is available now for purchase.