My annual list of Christmas titles for you. I don’t know if the list is any longer than last year, but there are some good titles on the list to settle down with a cup of warm cocoa.
The Beloved Christmas Quilt – Wanda Brunstetter/Jena Brunstetter/Richele Brunstetter – 3 in one – Three generations of Brunstetter women bring you the story of one beloved quilt that is passed down to three generations of Amish women at Christmastime. Luella prays the wisdom in the scripture on the back of the quilt will lead her to choose the best of two men. Karen and her husband move away from family, and the scripture comforts her through life’s storms. Clinging to the scripture, Roseanna hopes to be united with her true love.
Christmas at Carnton – Tamera Alexander – Amid the shadow of war, the fading dream of the Confederacy, and the faith of a child, a former soldier and a destitute woman discover the true meaning of Christmas and a most unanticipated friendship–and love.
Colors of Christmas – Olivia Newport – Celebrate the joyful hope of the Christmas season as characters find healing in the midst of heartbreak.
Christmas at Grey Sage – Phyllis Clark Nichols – Nestled in the snow-covered Sangre de Cristo Mountains near Santa Fe, the Grey Sage Inn looks like the perfect place for weary travelers to escape the craziness of the Christmas season. There’s plenty to see in historic Santa Fe during the day, and the inn’s owners, Maude and Silas Thornhill, are happy to spend their evenings hosting this year’s guests from across the country.
The Noel Diary – Richard Paul Evans – In this new holiday-themed novel from the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Mistletoe Promise and The Walk, a man receives the best Christmas present he could ask for: the chance to re-write the past.
The Gift – Shelley Shepard Gray – The Schwartz family is happy to be spending Christmas on their new farm in Hart County. But when Susanna Schwartz hears gunshots that causes her buggy to overturn, and then her little sister falls through a wooden bridge into the icy creek, it becomes clear from these dangerous “accidents” that someone wants them gone.
The Gift of Christmas Past – Cindy Woodsmall/Erin Woodsmall – Lies spoken. Promises shattered. She went to juvenile lockup. He returned to the safety of his wealthy parents. Almost ten years later, Hadley and Monroe are both specialist in the field of speech therapy. They meet again . . . thrown together to help a four-year-old-girl rendered mute after a suspected arson. Years of secrets and anger beg to be set free as Hadley and Monroe try to push aside past hurts and find common ground in order to help the traumatized child and her family. Can the love of Christmas past drift into the present, bringing healing and hope for all?
12 Days at Bleakly Manor – Michelle Griep – England, 1851: When Clara Chapman receives an intriguing invitation to spend Christmas at an English manor home, she is hesitant yet compelled to attend for if she remains the duration of the twelve-day celebration, she is promised a sum of one thousand pounds. But is she walking into danger?
The Christmas Blessing – Melody Carlson – Although Amelia would be on the train only until tomorrow morning, she unpacked a few things with the goal of making Jimmy and herself as comfortable as possible. To her delight, this cozy sleeping car felt just right for the two of them. Not only that, but as the train began to move, Jimmy relaxed and settled in. Almost as if he were glad they were finally on their way. Maybe he instinctively knew that life was about to get better for them. Perhaps he would enjoy meeting his paternal grandparents. At the moment the train pulled out of the station, anything seemed possible.
An Amish Christmas Love – Wiseman/Clipston/Reid/Irvin – 4 best selling authors of Amish fiction join together to bring you 4 wonderful Christmas titles full of adventures, family and joy.