Bygone Christmas Brides

Author: Ginny Aiken
Publisher: Barbour Publishing
ISBN: 1683222911
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Light a candle in the window and sit down to a slice of fruitcake as you delight in six 19th Century romances that welcome love at Christmastide. Many traditions held dear today have their roots in the British Isles and have been practiced for over a hundred years. In these six delightful historical stories, romance is nurtured amidst baking Scottish shortbread and English mince pies, burning the yule log, and hanging kissing boughs. But each couple is also plagued by worries of the day. As Christmastide draws to a close, will faith and love endure for future celebrations?

The Christmas Wedding

Author: James Patterson
Publisher: Little, Brown
ISBN: 0316097381
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The tree is decorated, the cookies are baked, and the packages are wrapped, but the biggest celebration this Christmas is Gaby Summerhill's wedding. Since her husband died three years ago, Gaby's four children have drifted apart, each consumed by the turbulence of their own lives. They haven't celebrated Christmas together since their father's death, but when Gaby announces that she's getting married--and that the groom will remain a secret until the wedding day--she may finally be able to bring them home for the holidays. But the wedding isn't Gaby's only surprise--she has one more gift for her children, and it could change all their lives forever. With deeply affecting characters and the emotional twists of a James Patterson thriller, The Christmas Wedding is a fresh look at family and the magic of the season.

The Cavalier S Christmas Bride

Author: Lauren Royal
Publisher: Novelty Publishing
ISBN: 1634690869
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PLEASE NOTE: This is the Sweet & Clean (kisses only) version of Chrystabel & Joseph’s romance. If you enjoy steamy love scenes, you might prefer the alternate version, titled “A Secret Christmas” by Lauren Royal. From a New York Times bestselling author and her daughter! England, 1651: Christmas has been outlawed by the new Commonwealth government—but that won’t stop Lady Chrystabel Trevor from embracing the holiday spirit. When she finds herself snowed in with handsome and intriguing Joseph Ashcroft, the Viscount Tremayne, merrymaking leads to mayhem. In a time of fear and oppression, can the magic of Christmas bring two hearts together? BOOK DETAILS A complete, standalone story—no cliffhangers! Series: The Chase Brides, Book 8 Style: Sweet historical romance Length: 50,000 words (about 200 standard pages) Bonus Material: Author’s Note, preview of next book, link to giveaway Clean Read: No offensive language or explicit content* * If you’d prefer to read a steamy version of this series, look for “A Secret Christmas” by Lauren Royal. REVIEWS "Captivating historical romance. Romance readers of all ages will love Lauren Royal & Devon Royal’s books!” —Glynnis Campbell, USA Today Bestselling Author CONNECTING BOOKS While THE CAVALIER’S CHRISTMAS BRIDE can be read as a stand-alone novel, many readers enjoy reading it as part of a series. All of Lauren & Devon’s books feature Chase family members. Should you wish to read them in chronological order, this is the sequence: The Chase Brides 1666 - THE EARL’S UNSUITABLE BRIDE (Colin & Amy) 1667 - THE MARQUESS’S SCOTTISH BRIDE (Jason & Caithren) 1667 - THE LAIRD’S FAIRYTALE BRIDE (Cameron & Clarice) 1668 - THE DUKE’S RELUCTANT BRIDE (Trick & Kendra) 1673 - THE VISCOUNT’S WALLFLOWER BRIDE (Ford & Violet) 1677 - THE BARON’S INCONVENIENT BRIDE (Rand & Lily) 1677 - THE GENTLEMAN’S SCANDALOUS BRIDE (Kit & Rose) 1651 - THE CAVALIER’S CHRISTMAS BRIDE (Joseph & Chrystabel) Regency Chase Brides 1815 - ALEXANDRA (Tristan & Alexandra) 1816 - JULIANA (James & Juliana) 1817 - CORINNA (Sean & Corinna + Griffin & Rachael) Renaissance Chase Family Series 1549 - ALICE BETROTHED (Adam & Alice) Specially Priced Boxed Sets THE CHASE BRIDES BOXED SET ONE: THE CHASES THE CHASE BRIDES BOXED SET TWO: THE ASHCROFTS REGENCY CHASE BRIDES BOXED SET _______ Themes: sweet and clean & wholesome love stories, teen and young adult coming of age novels, lords and ladies, wealthy and rich nobility, castles, England and English history, 17th century and 1600s, English Civil War, Puritans and the Roundheads, Oliver Cromwell, the Protectorate, the Commonwealth Period, war on Christmas, sisters and brothers, family life, friendship, weddings and matchmaking, romantic comedy

A Prairie Christmas Collection

Author: Tracey V. Bateman
Publisher: Barbour Publishing
ISBN: 1607428849
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Experience Christmas on the historical American Great Plains as retold by nine different multi-published authors, including Tracie Peterson and Deborah Raney. Follow pioneers, immigrants, and orphans through their adventures, heartaches, challenges, victories, and romances. You are sure to find more than one favorite among the nine holiday romances in this unique collection to warm your heart and inspire your faith.

The Griffin S Mate

Author: Zoe Chant
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781543215342
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A curvy businesswoman who's new in town + a lonely griffin shifter searching for someone to share his nest + a small town with a big secret = a hot and heartwarming story of love and family. Lainie Eaves never wanted to return to Hideaway Cove, the small town where her own family rejected her years ago. When she inherits the family estate, she decides to sell the crumbling old mansion and leave her painful history where it belongs: in the past. Then she meets Harrison, and her world turns upside down. Lonely griffin shifter Harrison Galway thought he'd found paradise when he moved to Hideaway Cove, where shifters can live without having to hide their true natures. But when his mate Lainie walks into his life, he discovers that paradise comes at a price too high to pay. Fifteen years ago, Lainie's grandparents made a choice that tore her family apart forever, but Lainie never knew the reason: that she wasn't born a shifter. Now she's finally found someone who might fill that hole in her heart-at the cost of everything else he holds dear. Hideaway Cove is a sanctuary for shifters, and that means no humans allowed. Can Lainie let go of her painful memories, and make a fresh start? Or will Harrison be forced to leave the only place where he's ever been welcome to live with the woman he loves? The Griffin's Mate is a sweet, sexy standalone griffin shifter paranormal romance. No cliffhangers!

Christmas On The Prairie

Author: Pamela Griffin
Publisher: Barbour Publishing
ISBN: 9781593105372
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Four stories that will bring back Christmas memories.

The 12 Brides Of Christmas Collection

Author: Mary Connealy
Publisher: Barbour Publishing
ISBN: 1634091949
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Christmas is the time for love—and weddings—and twelve historical women are on their way to the altar, whether they know it or not. In Nineteenth Century settings across the heartland of America, readers will experience heartfelt gifts, old-fashioned Christmas traditions, sweet romance, and inspiring faith from twelve acclaimed Christian authors, including Mary Connealy, Margaret Brownley, Pam Hillman, Maureen Lang, Michele Ule, Amy Lillard, Miralee Ferrell, Susan Page Davis, Diana Lesire Brandmeyer, Amanda Cabot, Davalynn Spencer, and Vickie McDonough.

Brides Of Christmas Volume Four

Author: Desiree Holt
Publisher: The Wild Rose Press Inc
ISBN: 1509205586
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The Tenth Suitor by Laura Strickland Edwina’s father has invited ten titled lords to spend Christmas at his medieval estate so Edwina may choose one for a husband. However, it soon becomes apparent the lords are more interested in gaining her father’s estate than Edwina’s hand. Thorstan’s in attendance, but he hasn’t been invited, and he’s no lord. When Edwina is abducted, only Thorstan—a skilled swordsman—has hope of rescuing her in time for the promised Christmas wedding. Piper's Piping by Dylan Newton Werewolf Aribella Lupari-Gray is on her long-awaited honeymoon. Or at least, that was the plan. When she and Mason land in Ireland just before Christmas, their dream holiday turns into a nightmare: the pack’s werewolf children have all vanished. With Aribella’s life in danger searching the pups, there may not be a marriage to bless. Bang The Drummer by Desiree Holt Jill Kennedy has plans for a Christmas wedding. Now all she needs is a groom. A drummer who'll keep her life as steady as he keeps the beat to his music. But with Christmas approaching and no groom in sight, she's starting to wonder if she'll ever bang the drummer of her dreams.

His Vienna Christmas Bride

Author: Jan Colley
Publisher: Silhouette
ISBN: 1426841027
Size: 45.24 MB
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The engagement was a fake, a desperate plan by Jasmine Cooper to pacify her dying father and prevent family turmoil. Shameless flirt and financial whiz Adam Thorne knew an opportunity when he saw one. The only thing greater than his ambition was his pride, and Jasmine had once wounded his. So he'd accept his onetime lover's impulsive proposal—taking his revenge along with a healthy profit. But would his carefully crafted payback falter in the heat of holiday passion?

The Rancher S Christmas Bride

Author: Brenda Minton
Publisher: Harlequin
ISBN: 1488078920
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A Cowboy for Christmas After being jilted at the altar, all Marissa Walker wants for Christmas is to escape her life. Fleeing to Bluebonnet Springs and the ailing grandfather she’s never known seems like the perfect solution. But when her limo breaks down, neighboring rancher Alex Palermo comes to her rescue. With his ranch in jeopardy, Alex can’t afford any distractions right now—until he sees a bedraggled runaway bride on the side of the road. Alex can’t turn his back on the spunky city girl, and soon his priority becomes convincing her to stay. Because Christmas—and his future—would be much merrier with Marissa as his bride.