Tanya’s Christmas by Tanya Burr: Presented as a countdown to the main event and into the New Year, this beautiful book has over 50 sumptuous recipes and thoughtful craft projects from cyber lifestyle guru Tanya Burr. At every step, bestselling author Tanya suggests easy ways for you, your family and friends to create special memories together that will last a lifetime.
Holiday Slow Cooker by Leigh Ann Wilkes: Covering all the major holidays of the year from Thanksgiving and Christmas to 4th of July and Cinco de Mayo, you’ll make parties and entertaining a breeze while impressing your family and guests with 100 traditional recipes, including appetizers and breakfast.
Hiddensee by Gregory Maguire: Hiddensee imagines the backstory of the Nutcracker, revealing how this entrancing creature came to be carved and how he guided an ailing girl named Klara through a dreamy paradise on a Christmas Eve.
A Christmas Return by Anne Perry: A festive Christmas package left on Mariah’s doorstep contains an ominous present, sparking memories of a twenty-year-old murder that shattered her friendship with the victim’s widow. Though the gift is a reminder of that tragic time, in the spirit of the season Mariah travels to Surrey in hopes of reconciling with her friend and solving the crime that drove them apart
The Noel Diary by Richard Paul Evans: A man receives the best Christmas present he could ask for: the chance to re-write the past. Along the way he finds more than he could possibly have imagined, including grace, forgiveness and a chance at love.
The Ghost of Christmas Past by Rhys Bowen: Molly Murphy Sullivan is suffering from depression after a miscarriage following the San Francisco earthquake of 1906. She and her husband are invited for Christmas at a mansion on the Hudson, and they accept, expecting a peaceful and relaxing holiday season. Not long after they arrive, however, they start to feel the tension in the house’s atmosphere.
How the Finch Stole Christmas by Donna Andrews: Meg’s husband has decided to escalate his one-man show of A Christmas Carol into a full-scale. When a famous, although slightly over-the-hill, actor comes to town to play the starring role of Scrooge, no one expects that he’s bringing a lot of baggage and enemies with him.
Winter Solstice by Elin Hilderbrand: With Bart back from Afghanistan, the Quinns are preparing for a joyous holiday. And Bart’s safe return isn’t the family’s only good news: Kevin is enjoying married life; Patrick is getting back on his feet; Ava thinks she’s finally found the love of her life; and Kelly is thrilled to see his family reunited at last. But it just wouldn’t be a Quinn family gathering if things went smoothly.
Merry and Bright by Debbie Macomber: Without her knowledge, Merry’s well-meaning mom and brother create an online dating profile for her. Soon Merry finds herself chatting with a man with similar interests and an unmistakably kind soul. But meeting face-to-face is altogether different, and her special friend is the last person Merry expects–or desires.