Looking for something for the romance readers on your Christmas list? Want to stuff your own stocking a bit? Here are a few Christmas stories from me and some of my writing friends for you to try. There’s nothing like a holiday Happily Ever After!
Not any dashing English lord’s idea of a good time. But now that Lord Alexander Mallory has won a Scottish estate in a hand of cards, he is the unlikely laird of the wild, snowy Bonniebroch. Worse yet, the ancient pile of stones comes with a betrothal. To a fiery red-headed virgin. And a curse.
Alex will have his hands full honoring the first, seducing the second and breaking the third … all by Twelfth Night.
Plaid Tidings has been nominated for RT Reviewers’ Choice Best Scottish Romance 2013!
Down through the years, enchantment touches a tall gray house in Grosvenor Square. The legend of Lady Winterson’s Christmas ball promises true love and happiness to one lucky couple. Who will feel the magic this winter?
You’re invited to join the whirling dance at Lady Winterson’s sparkling Christmas ball, where miracles happen and true love shines forever. How can you resist?
BLAME IT ON THE MISTLETOE…
When Major Lucas Stanton inherited his earldom, he never dreamed his property would include the previous earl’s granddaughter.Phoebe Linville is a sparkling American beauty, yes, but with a talent for getting into trouble. Witness the compromising position that forced them into wedlock. Whisked away to Mistletoe Manor, his country estate, it isn’t long before she is challenging his rules—and surprising him in and out of bed…
Phoebe has no intention of bowing to Lucas’s stubbornness even though he offers all that she wants. His kisses and unexpected warmth are enticing, but Phoebe is determined to show the Earl of Merritt what real love is all about. And if that takes twelve nights of delicious seduction by a roaring fire, she’s more than willing to reveal her gifts very slowly…
After a year in Kuwait, Lucas Allen can’t wait to get back to his ranch for Christmas and meet his gorgeous Internet pal in person. When he pulls in, there’s Natalie Clark right in his front yard with a pink pistol in her hand and a dead coyote at her feet.
Lucas is unfazed. But wait…is that a BABY in her arms?
Home For Christmas by Melissa McClone
Rachel Murphy loves the scent of gingerbread baking almost as much as she enjoys creating custom edible houses at Christmastime. But she needs a bigger kitchen to make the most of her impromptu holiday business.
Enter Nate Vaughn, venture capitalist turned Montana dude ranch owner. Nate’s commercial kitchen is perfect for the baker. He thinks she might be perfect for him…as a business partner.
After being burned by a celebrity baker, Rachel’s wary of Nate’s interest in her gingerbread houses and his mistletoe kisses. She should leave the Bar V5 ranch. Or can Nate convince her she’s already home?
Buy Link: Amazon
A Cowboy For Christmas by Katherine Garbera
Annie Prudhomme never expected to be back in Marietta, MT and her family is fond of reminding her that she left them and the town behind in search of better things. A humiliating divorce that cost her everything she’d gained has driven her back home and her family isn’t about to welcome her back into the fold. She’s in town to rebuild the old home that she inherited and to move on once again.
Carson Scott never forgot Annie or the way she left. Now that she’s back in town he’s realizing that the old flame still burns hot but he can’t risk his heart the way he did last time now that he has his son to think about it. Being trapped together during a December snowstorm gives them a chance to rekindle their romance but is Annie back for good or is she just looking for a cowboy for Christmas?
Buy link: Amazon
Christmas At Copper Mountain by Jane Porter
Since the loss of her family, Harley Diekerhoff has led a quiet life, and the temp job at Copper Mt Ranch as widower Brock Sheenan’s housekeeper seems perfect for her. But the Montana calm is invaded with the arrival of Brock’s pre-teen twins who’ve never experienced a proper Christmas and Harley’s roped into helping make their holiday perfect.
Brock is secretly pleased Harley’s changed their world. It doesn’t hurt that he finds Harley attractive, fierce, smart and passionate. But when sparks fly and chemistry sizzles, Harley’s not sure she can handle this dark, taciturn cowboy who doesn’t know how to let her in, except in bed. But Brock’s praying for a Christmas miracle…
Buy link: Amazon
I haven’t read all these titles, but they’re from authors who’s work I enjoy. Hope you will too!
Now it’ s YOUR turn to share. What’s your favorite Christmas novel?