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Keep Yourself Warm with a Winter Romance
Twin Threat Christmas by Rachelle McCalla
Separated twin sisters are reunited at Christmas in these two connected novellas that have them both running for their lives. Framed for murder and on the run from kidnappers, Vanessa Jackson secretly hides her infant son while twin Allyssa Jackson is shocked to find a baby among her Christmas gifts. Will the arrival of two handsome men be just what this hopeless holiday needs? Request this book.
A Christmas Promise by Mary Balogh
A love that cannot be bought or sold proves to be the greatest gift of all in this heartwarming romance. Ellie brings a vast dowry to her arranged marriage to the devastatingly handsome Earl of Falloden, but she dreads the thought of a loveless marriage. As Christmas descends, the warmth of the season is melting hearts and sparking fires in more places than just the hearth. Access with Libby or OverDrive!
Let is Snow by Nancy Thayer
Christina Antonioni is preparing for the holidays at her Nantucket toy shop, unpacking last-minute shipments for her loyal customers. But when her Scrooge of a landlord raises her rent, it seems nearly impossible for her to stay in business. With the help of her landlord’s granddaughter and the granddaughter’s very handsome uncle, Christina may have her best Christmas ever. Request this title!
Heartwarming Holiday Reads
The Noel Letters by Richard Paul Evans
After nearly two decades, a woman returns to her childhood home to see her estranged, dying father. What she believed would be a brief visit turns into something more as she inherits the bookstore her father fought to keep alive. Shortly after taking over the bookstore she starts receiving anonymous letters that change how she sees the past and the future. Request this book!
The Immortal Nicholas by Glenn Beck
Glenn Beck realized that somewhere along the way his four children had become more focused on Santa than on the meaning of Christmas. So he decided the best place to start was by turning Santa back to the true meaning. This book is the incredible story he went on to tell them that Christmas Eve. Request this book!
The 13th Gift by Joanne Huist Smith
This is a true story of a Christmas Miracle. After the unexpected death of her husband Smith had no idea how she and her three children would keep it together. But 12 days before Christmas, daily gifts began showing up on their doorstep with a note signed from their “True Friends”. As the Smiths tried to solve the mystery of who the gifts were from they were able to overcome their grief. Request this book!
Celebrate the Season with a Merry Mystery
Deadly Christmas Secrets by Shirlee McCoy
When new evidence surfaces that Harper Shelby’s niece is possibly alive, Harper doesn’t expect it to endanger her life. For her protection she must put her life into the hands of Logan Fitzgerald, the man who unknowingly led a killer to her doorstep. Will they find the niece and have a happy reunion or will this be a Merry Christmas for the bad guys. Request this book!
Silent Nights by Martin Edwards
Like an assortment of presents underneath the Christmas tree there is something for everyone in this Yule-themed collection of British Library Crime Classics. So when the television becomes tiresome and party games pall, gather round a read these Christmas tales of crime and detection. Access with Libby or OverDrive!
The Darling Dahlias and the Poinsettia Puzzle by Susan Wittig Albert
It is Christmas 1934, and the Darling Alabama Garden Club are facing a couple of tough Christmas puzzles. Their story reminds us that friends offer the best of themselves to each other, that community is what holds us together and that puzzles are sometime…well puzzling. Request this book!
Booklist written by Colfax Librarian, Rachelle Marshall