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By Winter's Light by Stephanie Laurens

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By Winter's Light by Stephanie Laurens
As the six Cynster families gather together for the holidays at snowbound Casphairn Manor in Scotland, Claire Meadows, widow, and governess to Gabriel Cynster's daughter starts a relationship with tutor Daniel Crosbie. (catalog summary)

In the Midst of Winter: A Novel by Isabel Allende
In the Midst of Winter: A Novel
by Isabel Allende

Richard Bowmaster—a 60-year-old human rights scholar—hits the car of Evelyn Ortega—a young, undocumented immigrant from Guatemala—in the middle of a snowstorm in Brooklyn. What at first seems just a small inconvenience takes an unforeseen and far more serious turn when Evelyn turns up at the professor's house seeking help. At a loss, the professor asks his tenant Lucia Maraz—a 62-year-old lecturer from Chile—for her advice. These three very different people are brought together in a mesmerizing story that moves from present-day Brooklyn to Guatemala in the recent past to 1970s Chile and Brazil, sparking the beginning of a long overdue love story between Richard and Lucia. (catalog summary)

A Log Cabin Christmas Collection: 9 Historical Romances During American Pioneer Christmases

A Log Cabin Christmas Collection: 9 Historical Romances During American Pioneer Christmases

Discover how rough-hewed shelters become a home in which faith, hope, and love can flourish. Marvel at the blessings of Christmas celebrations without the trappings of modern commercialism where the true meaning of the day shines through. And treasure this exclusive collection of nine Christmas romances penned by some of Christian fiction's best-selling authors. (catalog summary)


A Snow Country Christmas by Linda Lael Miller
A Snow Country Christmas
by Linda Lael Miller

When hotshot movie executive Mick Branson arranges dinner on Christmas Eve to discuss a work opportunity, Raine McCall is intrigued—by the offer and the man. She's a no-makeup, no-frills single mom, who's happy with her quiet life, but Mick is sure heating up her holiday. Mick was in Mustang Creek to oversee a documentary, but when he left free-spirited graphic designer Raine was in his head. Their attraction is undeniable—and so are their differences. Putting down roots in Wyoming wasn't in the script. But there are some Christmas gifts you can't walk away from, even when they turn your whole world upside down. (catalog summary)


Snowfall: A Days of Redemption Christmas Novella by Shelley Shepard Gray
Snowfall: A Days of Redemption Christmas Novella
by Shelley Shepard Gray

Ruth Stutzman is a wonderful caregiver—but she has no experience with children. Laid off from her job at a retirement home due to budget cuts, she's relieved to find work—even if it means temporarily watching widower Martin Rhodes' brood of six. Martin has done the best he can since his wife's passing, but he and the children need help. Their house, once full of laughter and light, has been darkened by sadness. Soon after Ruth arrives, the children are drawn to her warmth and gentleness, and so is Martin, even though he feels it's wrong. (catalog summary)


When Snow Falls by Brenda NovakWhen Snow Falls by Brenda Novak
After growing up in cheap motels, moving from town to town with her sister and mother, Cheyenne Christensen is grateful to be on her own. She's grateful, too, for the friends she found once her family settled in California. But she's troubled by the mystery of her earliest memories, most of which feature a smiling blonde woman. A woman who isn't her mother. Although Cheyenne has repeatedly asked for explanations, the people who could help aren't talking. Cheyenne is set on finding answers, but without so much as a birth certificate, it won't be easy. Things get even more complicated when her closest friend is attracted to the man Cheyenne has secretly loved for years. For Eve's sake, she decides to step aside, which lands her right in the arms of Dylan Amos, oldest and worst of the hell-raising Amos brothers. He's the kind of guy she's sworn to avoid. She can't afford to make a mistake, not when she finally has a chance to learn who she really is and change her life for the better. But . . . maybe there's more to Dylan than she thought. Maybe letting him go would be a bigger mistake. (catalog summary)

A Winter Affair: A Wonderful Festive Treat by Minna Howard

A Winter Affair: A Wonderful Festive Treat
by Minna Howard

With a recent divorce and empty nest, Eloise Brandon is facing Christmas alone until a harried phone call from her godfather changes everything. Accepting his challenge, Eloise finds herself en-route to Verbier and to her godfather's chalet in the beautiful Swiss Alps to help cater for some seriously rich, high rolling guests. What ensues makes it a Christmas to remember. A heady alpine mixture of old friends, ex-husbands, mega-rich, super demanding guests, a disheveled proprietor and Bert the dog. (catalog summary)


Winter Brides: A Year of Weddings Novella Collection

Winter Brides: A Year of Weddings Novella Collection

A December Bride by Denise Hunter: When Layla O'Reilly and Seth Murphy make their engagement public, she knows it's only to convince a major client that she's high-society enough to work for his agency. Seth has secretly loved Layla for years, but she's never given him the time of day. For Layla, this romantic illusion is the chance to save her career. And for Seth, it's the chance to finally win her heart. Includes A January Bride by Deborah Raney and A February Bride by Betsy St. Amant. (catalog summary)


Winter in Full Bloom by Anita Higman
Winter in Full Bloom
by Anita Higman

Lily's life changes in a heartbeat when a fiery confrontation with her estranged mother reveals a dark family secret that she'd been hiding for decades—Lily has an identical twin sister who was put up for adoption when they were just babies. Lily embarks on a quest to find her sister which leads halfway around the world to Melbourne, Australia. But she gets more than expected in Melbourne when a serendipitous meeting sparks a friendship with a man who is more than just another brazen Aussie. She discovers he might hold the key to her past. Lily hopes her homecoming will lead to a long-awaited reconciliation with her mother; then again, it might just crush the one dream she no longer imagined possible—the chance to fall in love again. (catalog summary)

The Winter Pearl by Molly Noble Bull

The Winter Pearl
by Molly Noble Bull

In 1888, Colorado was a dangerous place for a girl on the run. But Honor McCall had to take her chances, to escape her past abuse and start a new life. She never imagined that handsome young minister Jeth Peters would come to her rescue. (catalog summary)


Winter's Tale by Mark Helprin
Winter's Tale
by Mark Helprin

New York City is subsumed in arctic winds, dark nights, and white lights, its life unfolds, for it is an extraordinary hive of the imagination, the greatest house ever built, and nothing exists that can check its vitality. One night in winter, Peter Lake—orphan and master-mechanic, attempts to rob a fortress-like mansion on the Upper West Side. Though he thinks the house is empty, the daughter of the house is home. Thus begins the love between Peter Lake, a middle-aged Irish burglar, and Beverly Penn, a young girl, who is dying. Peter Lake, a simple, uneducated man, because of a love that, at first he does not fully understand, is driven to stop time and bring back the dead. His great struggle, in a city ever alight with its own energy and besieged by unprecedented winters, is one of the most beautiful and extraordinary stories of American literature. (catalog summary)