David has returned home after serving in Iraq to find everything changed. He's dealing with trauma and physical injuries that may never heal so his dreams of becoming a police officer or firefighter are gone and his future is unknown, except for the difficult recovery ahead. He's having trouble joining in the cheer of the Christmas season, especially when Christine, his ex-girlfriend, comes to work at Jack's tree farm.Meanwhile, fiercely independent and wily Lillian Warwick is alone in her home. Set in her ways, Lillian is determined to live on her own terms, in her own home! Even her old friend, Dr. Ezra Elliot, can't get through to her. Then the tables are turned with Ezra in need of care and Lillian rises to the challenge of caretaker. She never expected--or even wanted--to love again. She considers the very idea foolish. But as she cares for Ezra, she begins to wonder if it's possible to let someone else into her heart.And to cap off this holiday season, a mysterious benefactor is leaving gifts for those in need. No one knows the identity of the secret Santa, but the generosity is contagious as Cape Light residents are inspired to pass on the kindness.
Format: Hardcover Number of Pages: 304 Vendor: Berkley Trade Publication Date: 2009 Dimensions: 9.00 X 6.00 (inches)
ISBN: 0425230023 ISBN-13: 9780425230022 Availability: In Stock Series:Cape Light
In Cape Light, Christmas brings unexpected gifts that will never be forgotten.
This Christmas, the people of Cape Light reflect on their past and revel in their future.
David has returned home after serving in Afghanistan to find his widowed father, Jack, remarried, and a young stepsister in the house. Further, his own physical injuries may never heal. Hes having trouble joining in the cheer of the Christmas season-but soon realizes that he will have to heal not only his body but also his heart.
Meanwhile, Lillian Warwick remains fiercely independent and wily, resisting help from her daughters. When the tables are turned and her old friend Dr. Ezra Elliot is the one in need, Lillian rises to the challenge. Never expecting to love again, she cares for Ezra and begins to wonder if its possible to let someone else into her life.
Thomas Kinkade is Americas most collected living artist. Katherine Spencer was a fiction editor before turning toa full-time career as a writer. She is the author of more than twenty books for both children and adults.