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.
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!
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
A Chester’s Christmas: Captain’s Point Christmas Stories (Captain’s Point Stories Book 8) – The first full length Christmas mini-series offered within the Captain’s Stories series written by Annie Acorn and Juliette Hill writing as Charlotte Kent. Designed to be read concurrently with the first seven novels in the series or as a stand alone read.
How do you break away from the ongoing plot lines of a successful romantic women’s fiction, family saga series to meet the continuing demands from a loyal readership eager for stories centered on Christmas?
This was the question facing the beloved, From Women’s Pen’s collaborative team comprised of Annie Acorn and Juliette Hill as they developed their highly successful Captain’s Point Stories series writing as Charlotte Kent. Enter A Chester’s Christmas, the first full-length offering of a four story arch of Christmas novellas and novelettes, each of which can be read as a stand alone piece or as one of the mini-series.
Designed to be enjoyed concurrently with the first seven Captain’s Point novels, A Chester’s Christmas follows employees of Chester’s Crab Shack, a mainstay restaurant at Montgomery Marina.
Primary characters from the novels have walk-ons, and characters from the mini-series will be seen briefly from time to time in the main novels. Ongoing fans of the Captain’s Point Stories series will immediately feel at home, and those experiencing Captain’s Point for the first time will have no problem following the storylines.
So 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 a Captain’s Point Christmas. This is one book you will reread every holiday season!
One Sweet Christmas – novelette
A Magic Cup of Christmas Tea – novella
Finally Home for Christmas – novella
An Unexpected Christmas – novelette
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.
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!
Finding Christmas Love and Other Stories (Juliette Hill’s Christmas Romances Book 1) – a heart-warming collection of stories by Juliette Hill.
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!
Murder on the First Day of Christmas (Chloe Carstairs Mysteries Book 1) – a full-length, humorous cozy by Billie Thomas.
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.