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Chance came from the big city to make it on his own despite a painful secret. But Eve's strength is giving him a confidence he never expected-and a new direction for his dream. With a little Christmas blessing, he'll dare to win her heart-and make their family one for a lifetime.
Number of Pages: 288
Vendor: Steeple Hill Books
Publication Date: 2013
Availability: In Stock
Series: Texas Grooms
An Amish Family Christmas Heart of Christmas/A Plain Holiday, 2-in 1Marta Perry, Patricia DavidsSteeple Hill Books / 2014 / Mass Paperback$5.49 Retail:5 Stars Out Of 5 3 Reviews
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Eve Pickering knows what it's like to be judged for your past. So she's not about to leave the orphaned boy she's befriended alone in this unfamiliar Texas town. Since Chance Dawson's offer of shelter is the only way to look after Leo, Eve is determined they'll have a warm, welcoming home for the holidays.
Chance came from the big city to make it on his own despite a painful secret. But Eve's strength is giving him a confidence he never expectedand a new direction for his dream. With a little Christmas blessing, he'll dare to win her heartand make their family one for a lifetime.
She found her own Prince Charming wearing the guise of a rancher - his steed is a tractor and his kingdom a rural community where theyre still living out their own happily-ever-after.
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Britt98Grand Prairie, TXAge: 35-44Gender: female5 Stars Out Of 5A Sweet Christmas ReadNovember 16, 2013Britt98Grand Prairie, TXAge: 35-44Gender: femaleQuality: 5Value: 5Meets Expectations: 5A sweet read for the Thanksgiving and Christmas season. This book spans both holidays and offers a gentle story about acceptance, kindness and the importance of learning to appreciate people for who God made them to be.
Eve Pickering and Chance Dawson both have secrets and family pasts that make them feel that they are failures in certain aspects of their lives. These secrets are heavy burdens on both of them and impact the way they view themselves and others.
In A Family for Christmas, Eve rescues an orphan boy named Leo and forms an unlikely alliance with Chance and an elderly town resident named Dotty. I enjoyed returning to Turnabout, Texas and reading about Chance's story. I also enjoyed getting to catch up with the other characters from the two previous books in this series. A Family for Christmas is well-written and can definitely be read as a stand-alone book. However, I am glad that I have read the two previous books and anxiously await the fourth in the series.
I was blessed to win this book in a contest on Petticoats and Pistols and was not required to write a review, but happily do so.