Now to announce the winners of the Rafflecopter drawing!
Congratulations to Melissa and Penny who each won a $10 gift certificate from Amazon.
Also, congratulations to Evelyn who won her choice of one of the books from the Eastern Sierra Brides 1884 series. The first two books, Big Meadows Valentine and A Resurrected Heart are already available. The third, Her Independent Heart is scheduled to be published in the first half of 2016.
Winners, I will contact you by email so you may claim your prizes.
A holiday romance set in 1854 Columbia, California.
Too Old for Christmas, by Zina Abbott.
About the Book:
Irishman Sean Flood survived the potato famine, crossing the Atlantic, the Mexican-American War, and wandering the Western wilderness with his mules and freight wagon. But, due to poor diet and deprivation, his teeth did not fare well. It’s November of 1854 in Columbia, California, Queen of the Southern Mines, a city Sean is helping to rebuild after the disastrous fire the previous summer. Intense stabbing tooth pain drives him to see Doc Massey, the local dentist. He first stops by the mercantile to pick up a bottle of whiskey—for medicinal purposes—and food he’ll be able to eat when it’s all over. If only the beautiful but aggravating woman ahead of him who keeps her face half hidden and insists she won’t accept charity would finish up with her purchase so he can get his supplies, his tooth pulled and return home to his mules and half-built cabin….
That night, Sean meets the woman’s two sons, Jesse and Benjy McNair, and learns her secret. He decides with only three teeth left in his head, he needs widow Ona McNair’s charity—and he’s willing to pay for it. Sean won’t accept nine year-old Jesse’s declaration his family’s poverty means the boy is too old for Christmas that year. Sean is a full-grown man and he’s not too old for Christmas. He not only plans to come bearing gifts to Christmas Eve dinner with the McNairs, but he knows exactly what gift he wants for himself.
Too Old for Christmas is now available on pre-order at Amazon and will be released this coming Wednesday, November 18th. You may purchase it by clicking HERE. It will be available on Nook soon.
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