As single father Logan O'Donnell prepares to give his son, Charlie, the best Christmas ever on the shores of Willow Lake, he may be in for a Christmas surprise himself, in the form of sharp-witted and independent Darcy Fitzgerald.
Starry Night: a Christmas novel
Carrie Slayton, a big-city society-page columnist, longs to write more serious news stories. So her editor hands her a challenge: She can cover any topic she wants, but only if she first scores an interview with Finn Dalton, the notoriously reclusive author. It is the holidays, but her career is at stake, so she forsakes her family celebrations and flies out to snowy Alaska.
Christmas on Fourth Street
After Noelle Perkins opens her store, The Christmas Attic, in Fool's Gold, California, business is booming, and, as a bonus, gorgeous army doctor Gabriel Boylan has offered to help out during the holiday rush.
A Catered Christmas Cookie Exchange
When Bernie and Libby are tasked with judging a highly competitive Christmas-cookie-baking contest, things get too hot in the kitchen when one of the contestants ends up dead.
A Nantucket Christmas
From the lighthouse sporting a huge wreath to the Christmas Stroll along its quaint streets, holidays on Nantucket are always magical. However, while the town might be aglow like a scene from a Dickens tale, unfortunately for newly married island newcomer Nicole Somerset, Christmas means a dreaded visit from her step-daughter.
Andrews, Mary Kay
Christmas is coming, but Savannah antique dealer Weezie Foley is doubly distracted--both by her upcoming wedding to her longtime love, chef Daniel Stipanek and also by the fact that her best friend and maid-of-honor BeBe Loudermilk is due to give birth any day--and is still adamantly refusing to marry her live-in-love Harry.
A Seaside Christmas: a Chesapeake Shores novel
A successful Nashville songwriter returns home to Chesapeake Shores to collaborate on a Christmas production while her ex-boyfriend tries to win her back.
Duck the Halls: a Meg Langslow mystery
When someone rigs a cage full of skunks in the choir loft of the New Life Baptist Church, Meg Langslow must stop holiday pranksters from destroying the annual pre-Christmas concert, but when murder enters the picture, Meg must save Christmas from a vengeful killer.
The Christmas Angel
This captivating holiday story follows a beautiful hand-carved angel ornament through five generations as she bears witness to peacetime and wars and joy and sorrow and reminds all who see her that Christmas is a time of magic.
Reporter Dallas Dubois is charged with taking over when the director of the children's Christmas play falls ill, but she finds it difficult to relate to the kids and to maintain her focus when her former high school crush reappears. Sassy Belles #3
The Big Book of Christmas Mysteries
Penzler, Otto (ed.)
An Edgar Award-winning editor collects 60 of his all-time favorite holiday crime stories, including tales by O. Henry, G.K. Chesterton, Thomas Hardy, Ed McBain, Mary Higgins Clark, Isaac Asimov, Ngaio Marsh, Peter Lovesey, and Max Allan Collins.
A Christmas Hope
Claudine expects an unbearably boring several hours from a Christmas party she attends with her husband. However, when an endearingly romantic poet has his prostitute companion crash the glittering event--and the woman winds up dead--Claudine has more on her hands than she bargained for. Feeling sorry for the poet, she sets out to uncover the truth about what happened. Christmas mysteries #11
A Proposal for Christmas
Miller, Linda Lael
A Secret Service agent is captivated by the president's enigmatic cousin, and a tough mercenary is set up by his boss to fall in love with a beautiful Montana widow.
Christmas Carol Murder: a Lucy Stone mystery
When Jake Marlowe, a co-owner of Downeast Mortgage in Tinker's Cove, Maine, is murdered, and his partner, Ben Scribner, begins receiving death threats after claiming to be visited by Marlowe's ghost, Ludy Stone is on the case.
The Dogs of Christmas
Cameron, W. Bruce
While nursing a broken heart, Josh Michaels is outraged when a neighbor abandons his very pregnant dog, Lucy. Though he's never had a dog before, he's determined to do the best he can for Lucy and her soon-to-arrive puppies. Soon in over his head, Josh calls the local animal shelter for help, and meets Kerri, a beautiful woman with a quick wit and a fierce love for animals.