American Spinster Daisy McFarland is a regular attender of the Branick Crime Writer's Conference. But this year's Christmas event offers more than a heinous crime on her computer when she discovers a body.
Jonathan Jones has written a novel. Losing his job a few days before Christmas means the pressure is on for his book to become a bestseller, but when his partner drops her own bombshell, the festive holiday looks set to be a disaster.
An emotive trio of stories with festive themes
Now is a great time to plan your Christmas reading and gifts.
Here are some suggestions. Click on each cover for more details.
A book about Christmases...not Christmases as the hype says they are, but as they really are, sometimes happy, sometimes sad, sometimes silly and sometimes.. something completely unexpected
A charity ball in aid of veterans sounded like rich pickings ...
Feel-good wonderfully Christmassy read...
When a horrific murder takes place on a dark night in London, it changes two women for ever.
A family saga covering love, loss and determination which finishes on
Christmas Day in 1969
The Shoemakers and Ferraros plan to spend Christmas in Texas with Larry and Jane Ann’s brother and then take a camping trip through the Southwest. But those plans are stopped cold when they hit a rogue ice storm in Missouri and they end up snowbound in a campground.
... this year, although she knows it will be emotional, she's determined things will be very different. This year she's going to be a Christmas Queen...