"New York Times"-bestselling author Fern Michaels headlines this quartet of seasonal tales. Includes Silver Bells by Michaels, Dear Santa by JoAnn Ross, Christmas Past by Mary Burton, and A Mulberry Park Christmas by Judy Duarte. Original.
Silver Bells" by Fern MichaelsFor years, movie star Amy Lee wondered what it would be like to leave her shallow Hollywood life and go back home to Apple Valley, Pennsylvania. This Christmas, she plans to find out. And Hank Anders, her high-school boyfriend, is now ready to give her a welcome she?ll never forget..."Dear Santa..." by JoAnn RossMystery author Holly Berry?s SUV has broken down in the little hamlet of Santa?s Village, Washington. Holly hates the holidays-that is until lodge owner Gabriel O?Halloran and his five-year-old daughter rekindle her belief in passion, magic, and Christmas wishes..."Christmas Past" by Mary BurtonPhotographer Nicole Piper just received a very unwelcome Christmas gift-a letter that holds clues to an elusive killer?s identity. Uncovering the truth means enlisting homicide detective David Ayden?s help, and embarking on a road trip that will take them both into the heart of danger and desire..."A Mulberry Park Christmas" by Judy DuarteEvery Christmas, the folks living on Sugar Plum Lane pull out all the stops when decorating. After a bitter breakup, Alyssa Ridgeway?s heart just isn?t in it this year. But running into her first love, James "Mac" MacGregor, fills her with memories of the tender Christmas kiss they once shared...Story Locale- PA, WA, VA, fictional Fairbrook
Fern Michaels is the USA Today and New York Times bestselling author of the Sisterhood, Men of the Sisterhood, and Godmothers series, as well as dozens of other novels and novellas. There are over seventy-five million copies of her books in print. Fern Michaels has built and funded several large day-care centers in her hometown, and is a passionate animal lover who has outfitted police dogs across the country with special bulletproof vests. She shares her home in South Carolina with her four dogs and a resident ghost named Mary Margaret. Visit her website at York Times bestselling author Joann Ross has written ninety novels and has been published in twenty-six countries. A member of RWA?s Honor Roll of best-selling authors, she lives in Tennessee. Visit JoAnn at Burton lives with her family in Central Virginia. She is an avid hiker and enjoys the occasional triathlon. She can be reached by e-mail at Duarte lives with her family in Oceanside, California. Readers can visit her website at r Residence- Summerville, SC (Michaels); Lacey, WA (Ross); Central VA (Burton); Oceanside, CA (Duarte)