12 Days of Christmas – Day 8 Cover

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In case you hadn’t noticed, Annie Acorn Publishing, LLC, is celebrating Christmas in July.  As if our Christmasy banner wasn’t enough, we’ve decided to feature a different one of Angel Nichols’ fabulous Christmas covers as a nod to the Twelve Days of Christmas.

Angel is an accomplished illustrator, author and graphic artist who juggles a busy working schedule with family, friends and her passion for the arts. She has been a hobbyist writer for much of her life, before being asked to author for Annie Acorn’s 2012 Christmas Anthology.  She is a member of From Women’s Pens.

Ms. Nichols is the exclusive cover artist for Annie Acorn Publishing, LLC. Her award-winning covers have been seen on the Barnes and Noble’s bestseller list as well as in Amazon top categories. She has a Bachelor of Arts in Visual Communication and Digital Design from AIU.

All of us at AAPub breath a sigh of relief each time we sign on a new work, knowing as we do that Angel will be there to produce the cover.

Today, we are featuring Angel’s cover for Snowbound for Christmas and Other Stories by Annie Acorn herself, so Merry Christmas in July to Angel and all of YOU!

Snowbound for Christmas and Other Stories (Annie Acorn’s Christmas Book 1) – A Collection of Christmas novellas, novelettes, and short stories from beloved, Women’s Pens author Annie Acorn.

Also available in Print and Large Print, on AmazonUK and iTunes, and for Nook and Koboereaders.

Hopeful that the back left tire on his truck will hold, Jack Branson begins the last leg of his long journey, desperate to reach his family’s farm and surprise them on Christmas Eve. Nature, though, has other plans for the returning serviceman this snow-filled Christmas. Needing to find shelter, he spots the glow of lights from a small farmhouse and seeks sanctuary there. But then, the worn door opens, and he’s welcomed in…

So begins the latest offering from internationally beloved, From Women’s Pens author Annie Acorn who, for the first time, provides readers with a complete collection of her famed Christmas stories, novelettes and novellas, including her newest novella Snowbound for Christmas that’s set in rural, post-World War II Indiana.

Settle yourself into a comfortable chair by the fireplace, sip on a cup of spiced tea, and nibble a gingerbread cookie as you wrap yourself in the love, laughter, family warmth, romance and second chances of an Annie Acorn Christmas. This is one book you will reread every holiday season!

Contains:

A Christmas Rescue
A Haunting Christmas
One More Christmas Past
One Last Gift to Go
An Afghan of Many Colors
Christmas by Design
Too Busy for Christmas
One Sweet Christmas
Snowbound for Christmas

- The Editors

 

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12 Days of Christmas – Day 7 Cover

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In case you hadn’t noticed, Annie Acorn Publishing, LLC, is celebrating Christmas in July.  As if our Christmasy banner wasn’t enough, we’ve decided to feature a different one of Angel Nichols’ fabulous Christmas covers as a nod to the Twelve Days of Christmas.

Angel is an accomplished illustrator, author and graphic artist who juggles a busy working schedule with family, friends and her passion for the arts. She has been a hobbyist writer for much of her life, before being asked to author for Annie Acorn’s 2012 Christmas Anthology.  She is a member of From Women’s Pens.

Ms. Nichols is the exclusive cover artist for Annie Acorn Publishing, LLC. Her award-winning covers have been seen on the Barnes and Noble’s bestseller list as well as in Amazon top categories. She has a Bachelor of Arts in Visual Communication and Digital Design from AIU.

All of us at AAPub breath a sigh of relief each time we sign on a new work, knowing as we do that Angel will be there to produce the cover.

Today, we are featuring Angel’s cover for her own Christmas Love Exchange, so Merry Christmas in July to Angel and all of YOU!

Christmas Love Exchange (Angel Nichols’ Christmas Shorts) – A Christmas story that explores the value of relationships and new beginnings by the talented graphic designer and author Angel Nichols.

Also available on Amazon UK and iTunes and for Nook and Kobo.

Hungry for a change, New York native Dean Anderson accepts an offer of an exchange semester at a college in Drusselheim, Germany. Arriving in the midst of a snow storm, he makes his way to his new home, only to receive a shock. An angry dog, a starving kitten and a beautiful blonde, reinforce his belief that this may be his worst Christmas ever, but then, his one lifeline is almost jerked from his hands.

You won’t want to miss this suspense-filled Christmas story from internationally known author Angel Nichols!

- The Editors

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12 Days of Christmas – Day 6 Cover

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In case you hadn’t noticed, Annie Acorn Publishing, LLC, is celebrating Christmas in July.  As if our Christmasy banner wasn’t enough, we’ve decided to feature a different one of Angel Nichols’ fabulous Christmas covers as a nod to the Twelve Days of Christmas.

Angel is an accomplished illustrator, author and graphic artist who juggles a busy working schedule with family, friends and her passion for the arts. She has been a hobbyist writer for much of her life, before being asked to author for Annie Acorn’s 2012 Christmas Anthology.  She is a member of From Women’s Pens.

Ms. Nichols is the exclusive cover artist for Annie Acorn Publishing, LLC. Her award-winning covers have been seen on the Barnes and Noble’s bestseller list as well as in Amazon top categories. She has a Bachelor of Arts in Visual Communication and Digital Design from AIU.

All of us at AAPub breath a sigh of relief each time we sign on a new work, knowing as we do that Angel will be there to produce the cover.

Today, we are featuring Angel’s cover for  Finding Christmas Love and Other Stories by Juliette Hill, so Merry Christmas in July to Angel and all of YOU!

Finding Christmas Love and Other Stories (Juliette Hill’s Christmas Romances Book 1) – a heart-warming collection of stories by Juliette Hill.

Also available in Print on Amazon UK and iTunes and for Nook and Kobo.

Contains:

Finding Christmas Love – A Novella

Holly Carlyle returns to her family’s Vermont Christmas tree farm after a fourteen year absence. Moved away to Boston by her father following her mother’s death, she must now decide the fate of the business. Filled with mixed emotions, she is welcomed home by the Prices – Ann, Ed and their son, Nick, the farm’s caretakers. As a flood of happy childhood memories tug at Holly’s heartstrings, she is drawn back to the possibility of a simpler life of purpose and love. Will Holly abandon her new found role at the farm and sell, or will her growing attraction to Nick be the catalyst that changes her mind? You won’t want to miss Juliette Hill’s latest novella – a classic Christmas romance!

A Christmas Quilt – A Novelette

Tennessee widow, Ella Brown, has been matriarch of her church’s women’s guild for the past ten years. As director of their annual Christmas quilt project, she must guide four members and countless volunteers through the quilt production process from March to the raffle and presentation in late December. This year, Ella has more on her mind than usual, though, as she deals with her husband’s death the previous Christmas, his long-kept secret and dying wish. Follow Ella and the other women on a life-changing journey touched by the magic of the Christmas quilt. Filled as it is with the true meaning of Christmas, you won’t want Juliette Hill’s new novelette to end!

Country Cabin Christmas – A Christmas Short

Rival rising music stars, Skylar and Tony know that the path to stardom never runs smoothly. They both need a seasonal hit to shoot to the top the charts. Nashville record producer, Jack P. Dylan has an idea, but will it be enough? Will they be able to work together to create a winning combination, or will their differences block their way to success and true love? You won’t want to miss this latest Juliette Hill Christmas short!

A Christmas Kiss – A Christmas Short

Becca Tate and Jeff Stuart have lived in Captain’s Point all their lives. She’s an aspiring historian. He’s an aspiring journalist, who is tied by circumstances to his father’s landscape firm. Now Becca must leave their small town if she is to follow her dreams. Will the magic of Christmas be enough to hold their budding relationship together? You won’t want to miss this Captain’s Point Stories stand alone story by internationally known authors Annie Acorn and Juliette Hill writing as Charlotte Kent!

- The Editors

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12 Days of Christmas – Day 5 Cover

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In case you hadn’t noticed, Annie Acorn Publishing, LLC, is celebrating Christmas in July.  As if our Christmasy banner wasn’t enough, we’ve decided to feature a different one of Angel Nichols’ fabulous Christmas covers as a nod to the Twelve Days of Christmas.

Angel is an accomplished illustrator, author and graphic artist who juggles a busy working schedule with family, friends and her passion for the arts. She has been a hobbyist writer for much of her life, before being asked to author for Annie Acorn’s 2012 Christmas Anthology.  She is a member of From Women’s Pens.

Ms. Nichols is the exclusive cover artist for Annie Acorn Publishing, LLC. Her award-winning covers have been seen on the Barnes and Noble’s bestseller list as well as in Amazon top categories. She has a Bachelor of Arts in Visual Communication and Digital Design from AIU.

All of us at AAPub breath a sigh of relief each time we sign on a new work, knowing as we do that Angel will be there to produce the cover.

Today, we are featuring Angel’s cover for  A Super Sandy Christmas by Susan Jean Ricci, so Merry Christmas in July to Angel and all of YOU!

A Super Sandy Christmas (Susan Jean Ricci’s Christmas Shorts) – A Scootie and Shelly Malloy Christmas short by Susan Jean Ricci.

Also available on Amazon UK and iTunes and for Nook and Kobo.

“The predicted path of Sandy’s landfall will encompass all of Delaware, the Jersey coastline and Long Island, including Staten Island and New York City,” the meteorologist intoned darkly. Hearing this, Scootie Malloy immediately goes into overdrive, attempting to save her twin sister from harm as she prepares to meet what is being billed as the storm of the century.

You won’t want to miss this heartwarming, romantic Christmas short written by award winning, internationally read, From Women’s Pens author Susan Jean Ricci based on her own real-life experiences!

- The Editors

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12 Days of Christmas – Day 4 Cover

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In case you hadn’t noticed, Annie Acorn Publishing, LLC, is celebrating Christmas in July.  As if our Christmasy banner wasn’t enough, we’ve decided to feature a different one of Angel Nichols’ fabulous Christmas covers as a nod to the Twelve Days of Christmas.

Angel is an accomplished illustrator, author and graphic artist who juggles a busy working schedule with family, friends and her passion for the arts. She has been a hobbyist writer for much of her life, before being asked to author for Annie Acorn’s 2012 Christmas Anthology.  She is a member of From Women’s Pens.

Ms. Nichols is the exclusive cover artist for Annie Acorn Publishing, LLC. Her award-winning covers have been seen on the Barnes and Noble’s bestseller list as well as in Amazon top categories. She has a Bachelor of Arts in Visual Communication and Digital Design from AIU.

All of us at AAPub breath a sigh of relief each time we sign on a new work, knowing as we do that Angel will be there to produce the cover.

Today, we are featuring Angel’s cover for her own The Ghost of Christmas Present and Other Stories, so Merry Christmas in July to Angel and all of YOU!

The Ghost of Christmas Present and Other Stories (Angel Nichol’s Christmas Book 1) – a collection of Christmas stories by the multi-talented graphic designer and author Angel Nichols.  Includes the novella from which the book takes its name as well as three other works.

Also available in Print and on Amazon UK and iTunes and for Nook and Kobo.

Only the multi-talented, internationally beloved, From Women’s Pen author and graphic designer Angel Nichols could offer a collected works that will send chills down your spine, develop your survival skills, warm your heart, and lead you to the truth about Santa Claus!

So grab some Christmas cookies, a warm beverage and a chair by the fireplace, relax, and enjoy:

The Ghost of Christmas Present –

A teenage girl, an eccentric millionaire, a former cop, a mysterious drunk, and a murderer all find themselves in the middle of an old English forest a week before Christmas. Things soon go sideways as their own agendas come to light, and only a ghost can help them find what they’re really looking for.

Danger, adventure, betrayal and murder all find themselves at a crossroads when they meet the Ghost of Christmas Present!

Christmas in the Mojave –

It’s Christmas Eve, and nine passengers aboard a small Cessna jet receive the holiday surprise of their lives! When their plane goes down in the Mojave, these strangers from all walks of life must work together to survive. Twists and terror come together, create unlikely friendships under dangerous conditions. How will they survive this Christmas in the Mojave?

Christmas Love Exchange –

Hungry for change, New York native Dean Anderson accepts an offer of an exchange semester at a college in Germany. Arriving in the midst of a snow storm, he makes his way to his new home, only to receive a shock. An angry dog, a starving kitten, and a beautiful blonde reinforce his belief that this may be his worst Christmas ever, but then, his one lifeline is almost jerked from his hands.

Jolly Old Spook –

It’s two days before Christmas Eve, and the Mills family is under siege. Nine-year-old Will is used to the annual battle with Ysolda Povenmire and her devil dog, but what, pray tell, do the FBI and CIA have to do with things? Fearlessly risking life and limb, the brave youngster follows first one clue and then another, until they lead him to the biggest surprise of all and the best Mills family Christmas EVER!

Bet you can’t read this one without laughing!

- The Editors

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12 Days of Christmas – Day 3 Cover

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In case you hadn’t noticed, Annie Acorn Publishing, LLC, is celebrating Christmas in July.  As if our Christmasy banner wasn’t enough, we’ve decided to feature a different one of Angel Nichols’ fabulous Christmas covers as a nod to the Twelve Days of Christmas.

Angel is an accomplished illustrator, author and graphic artist who juggles a busy working schedule with family, friends and her passion for the arts. She has been a hobbyist writer for much of her life, before being asked to author for Annie Acorn’s 2012 Christmas Anthology.  She is a member of From Women’s Pens.

Ms. Nichols is the exclusive cover artist for Annie Acorn Publishing, LLC. Her award-winning covers have been seen on the Barnes and Noble’s bestseller list as well as in Amazon top categories. She has a Bachelor of Arts in Visual Communication and Digital Design from AIU.

All of us at AAPub breath a sigh of relief each time we sign on a new work, knowing as we do that Angel will be there to produce the cover.

Today, we are featuring Angel’s cover for Christmas Shoppe Magic by Juliette Hill, so Merry Christmas in July to Angel and all of YOU!

Christmas Shoppe Magic (Juliette Hill’s Christmas Shorts Book 2) – The first story in the Christmas Shoppe Magic series by Juliette Hill.

Also available on Amazon UK and iTunes and for Nook and Kobo.

MacMillan’s Christmas Shoppe has held a special magic for Sophia Ward ever since her mother first took her there as a child. Now Sophia’s alone, and she can’t help but wonder. Will the magic be gone, or will this year’s love be even stronger? Brew a cup of tea, grab a Christmas cookie, and prepare for a treat. You won’t want to miss this one.

- The Editors

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12 Days of Christmas – Day 2 Cover

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In case you hadn’t noticed, Annie Acorn Publishing, LLC, is celebrating Christmas in July.  As if our Christmasy banner wasn’t enough, we’ve decided to feature a different one of Angel Nichols’ fabulous Christmas covers as a nod to the Twelve Days of Christmas.

Angel is an accomplished illustrator, author and graphic artist who juggles a busy working schedule with family, friends and her passion for the arts. She has been a hobbyist writer for much of her life, before being asked to author for Annie Acorn’s 2012 Christmas Anthology.  She is a member of From Women’s Pens.

Ms. Nichols is the exclusive cover artist for Annie Acorn Publishing, LLC. Her award-winning covers have been seen on the Barnes and Noble’s bestseller list as well as in Amazon top categories. She has a Bachelor of Arts in Visual Communication and Digital Design from AIU.

All of us at AAPub breath a sigh of relief each time we sign on a new work, knowing as we do that Angel will be there to produce the cover.

Today, we are featuring Angel’s cover for Murder on the First Day of Christmas one of her Chloe Carstairs Mysteries series by Billie Thomas, so Merry Christmas in July to Angel and all of YOU!

Murder on the First Day of Christmas (Chloe Carstairs Mysteries Book 1) – a full-length, humorous cozy by Billie Thomas.

Also available in Print on Amazon UK and iTunes and for Nook and Kobo.

It’s beginning to look a lot like murder.

Finding a severed hand at a client’s house might throw lesser decorators off their games. But Chloe Carstairs and her mother, Amanda, won’t let a little thing like murder keep them from decking the halls. With a body under the partridge’s pear tree and a dead Santa in a sleigh, they have to crack the case before the killer strikes again – this time much too close to home.

Filled with laugh-out-loud humor, romance and a delightfully difficult mother-daughter relationship, this new series from Billie Thomas offers a fast-paced caper as these two southern ladies try to keep their very merry Christmas from turning into the Noel from hell.

- The Editors

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12 Days of Christmas – Day 1 Cover

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In case you hadn’t noticed, Annie Acorn Publishing, LLC, is celebrating Christmas in July.  As if our Christmasy banner wasn’t enough, we’ve decided to feature a different one of Angel Nichols’ fabulous Christmas covers as a nod to the Twelve Days of Christmas.

Angel is an accomplished illustrator, author and graphic artist who juggles a busy working schedule with family, friends and her passion for the arts. She has been a hobbyist writer for much of her life, before being asked to author for Annie Acorn’s 2012 Christmas Anthology.  She is a member of From Women’s Pens.

Ms. Nichols is the exclusive cover artist for Annie Acorn Publishing, LLC. Her award-winning covers have been seen on the Barnes and Noble’s bestseller list as well as in Amazon top categories. She has a Bachelor of Arts in Visual Communication and Digital Design from AIU.

All of us at AAPub breath a sigh of relief each time we sign on a new work, knowing as we do that Angel will be there to produce the cover.

Today, we are featuring Angel’s cover for Christmas By Design one of her Luna Lake Cabins series by Annie Acorn, so Merry Christmas in July to Angel and all of YOU!

Christmas By Design (Luna Lake Cabins Stories Book 2) – A romantic Christmas story by Annie Acorn.

Also available on Amazon UK and iTunes and for Nook and Kobo.

Drawn to the lakes and peaks of the Cumberland Mountains of East Tennessee by the need to recover from the blow life has dealt her, Samantha Hill seeks to set her new priorities now that she has been denied what could’ve been and certainly should’ve been.

All Matt Landry wants is two weeks off by himself hiking and fishing, during which he hopes to regain his hold on what is important in his life going forward. Instead, he finds himself suddenly responsible for an injured woman alone on the side of a mountain as night is falling.

This second offering in her Luna Lake Cabins series by internationally read, Women’s Pens author Annie Acorn will fill your heart with an amazing reminder of the true meaning of love, perfect for reading during the Christmas season or at any other time of the year.

-The Editors

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June is Romance Month!

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2016-Romance-Treasury-16x25We’re kicking off Romance Month with our newest release, Annie Acorn’s 2016 Romance Treasury!

What better way can there possibly be to honor and embrace love in all its forms than through the words of AAPub’s From Women’s Pens authors represented in this fabulous collection of stories?

Here you’ll find all the love, passion, and romance your heart desires.  First kisses, lifetime commitments, and second chances will fill you with joy.  These stories are guaranteed to keep all you romance readers craving for more!

Come along for the ride as these satisfying and incredible journeys navigate the waters of true love.   2016-Romance-Treasury-Box-Set-Icon

Included:

Love’s Third Chance by Annie Acorn

Two Hearts Undone by Tamara Ferguson

One Day by Juliette Hill

A Chance with Destiny by Merrie Housdon

Storming the Friend Zone by Angel Nichols

Falling for Niagara by Susan Jean Ricci

Turning by Andrea Twombly

Change of Heart by Evelyn White

Love on the Fast Track by Juliette Hill

Love Blooms by Charlotte Kent

Here’s to love – AAPub style!

- The Editors

Annie Acorn’s 2016 Romance Treasury (Annie Acorn’s Romance Anthologies) – The first annual anthology of romance stories written by the authors of From Women’s Pens, contributed to and edited by Annie Acorn.

Also available in Print as well as on AmazonUK and iTunes and for Nook and Kobo.

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At Last! Annie Acorn’s 2016 Romance Treasury

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2016-Romance-Treasury-16x25Here it is, Romance Readers! Annie Acorn’s 2016 Romance Treasury has arrived!

Where can you find all the love, passion, and romance your heart desires?  Where do first kisses, lifetime commitments, and second chances fill us with joy?  Where do the things that matter take precedence over everyday concerns?  Within the carefully crafted stories gathered for your enjoyment in Annie Acorn’s 2016 Romance Treasury, a romance-filled anthology!

With their words, members of From Women’s Pens, a cooperative of internationally beloved, award-winning authors have brought together a unique collection of novellas, novelettes and short stories that embody the romantic spirit in all of its various permutations.

Each story embodies the essence of romance in its own unique way, as selections follow the first sparks of attraction through romantic courtships, struggles, life’s challenges, humor, mystery and adventure that romance lovers dream of.

Come along for the ride on these satisfying and incredible journeys navigating the waters of true love.  Stories include:

Love’s Third Chance by Annie Acorn

Two Hearts Undone by Tamara Ferguson

One Day by Juliette Hill

A Chance with Destiny by Merrie Housdon

Storming the Friend Zone by Angel Nichols

Falling for Niagara by Susan Jean Ricci

Turning by Andrea Twombly

Change of Heart by Evelyn White

Love on the Fast Track by Juliette Hill

Love Blooms by Charlotte Kent

2016-Romance-Treasury-Box-Set-IconPrepare to laugh, cry, and be surprised by this love-filled treasury that’s sure to please anyone whose heart has ever fluttered at the approach of a happy ending.

Give the gift of love that keeps on giving!  Print version of this collection will be available in the coming months and we’ll keep you posted!

- The Editors

Annie Acorn’s 2016 Romance Treasury (Annie Acorn’s Romance Anthologies) – The first annual anthology of romance stories written by the authors of From Women’s Pens, contributed to and edited by Annie Acorn.

Also available in Print as well as on AmazonUK and iTunes and for Nook and Kobo.

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