‘Tis the season at The Christmas House, and Ruby Harris is getting married—but a winter storm of emotion could derail the whole affair in New York Times and USA Today bestselling author Victoria James’s second Christmas House novel.
Ruby Harris, longtime owner of the historic B&B, The Christmas House, is tying the knot—on Christmas Eve! Olivia Harris is thrilled for her grandmother and can’t wait to help plan the event.
Newly divorced, with an adorable baby girl, Olivia has spent the last year starting a new life in Silver Springs. First on her list is to renovate the old warehouse she’s purchased and launch her dance studio. Second is to find a date for the wedding. And third is to not fall for that date, because she’s sworn off relationships forever.
When Olivia’s meets Scott, a talented contractor, she hires him for the renovation. She also tries to ignore the sparks that fly between them. Then, an unexpected Christmas guest arrives: Olivia’s ex, Will, who’s come to rekindle their relationship. Now, Olivia must decide if she has it in her heart to forgive Will, or if she should pursue an exciting new relationship with Scott.
Packed with Christmas cheer, this “heartwarming holiday romance” (Jenny Hale, on The Christmas House) will have you believing in the magic of the season.
About the author
Victoria James is a New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of contemporary romance. Victoria always knew she wanted to be a writer and in grade five, she penned her first story, bound it (with staples and a cardboard cover), and illustrated it herself. Luckily, this book will never see the light of day. After graduating University with an English Literature degree, Victoria pursued a degree in Interior Design opening her own business. Victoria is a hopeless romantic who is living her dream, penning happily-ever-after's for her characters in between managing kids and the family business. She lives in suburbia with her husband, their two children, and a very disgruntled cat.
Praise for A Christmas House Wedding:
“Holiday atmosphere worthy of a Hallmark movie . . . a welcome series installment.”
Praise for The Christmas House:
“A genuine contemporary romance worthy of a Hallmark adaptation.”
“Delightful [and] thought-provoking . . . Highly recommended.”
—Midwest Book Review
“The Christmas House is a heartwarming holiday romance. Victoria effortlessly transports her readers to the adorable town of Silver Springs where we are caught between wanting to slow down and savor the wonderful atmosphere and frantically turning pages to find out what happens next. I absolutely enjoyed it.”
—Jenny Hale, USA Today bestselling author of Christmas at Fireside Cabins
“A heartfelt tale about finding love and home for the holidays!”
—Annie Rains, USA Today bestselling author of the Sweetwater Springs series
“The Christmas House is a festive read that will kindle your holiday spirit anytime of the year. James writes captivating characters with wit and warmth, and their uplifting journey kept me turning pages late into the night.”
—Sara Richardson, national bestselling author of Home for the Holidays
“The Christmas House is a holiday-spiced delight from start to finish! Emotional, joyful, and everything in between, this book deserves a place on your Christmas list!”
—Alys Murray, author of Home at Summer’s End