Five and Dime Christmas
Merry Christmas Eve, dear readers! Welcome back to our annual blog series spotlighting (over 60 again this year) new and recently-released Christmas reads! Only a couple of days left in this year’s series, so… snuggle in, grab your fave hot beverage and comfiest blanket, turn on some Christmas tunes and finish your bookish Christmas list!
FIVE AND DIME CHRISTMAS
AUTHORS: Susanne Dietze, Cynthia Hickey, Patty Smith Hall & Christina Lorenzen
GENRE: Inspirational Historical Romance collection
PUBLISHER: Barbour Fiction
RELEASE DATE: September 1, 2022
Christmas Is a Time for Romance at a 1880s Department Store
Visit Scranton, Pennsylvania, in 1881 where the Woodworth’s Five and Dime has become the center of Christmas commerce—and a great place to fall in love.
A Merry Little Christmas by Susanne Dietze
Woolworth’s store clerk Hattie Scott’s heart is touched by a handsome customer, but when she takes on additional secretarial work to earn money for Christmas, she learns her new boss is Englishman Timothy Branson—her favorite customer. . .and a threat to her brother’s job! Can two proud hearts overcome their differences to help her brother. . .and find love?
A Home for Christmas by Patty Smith Hall
Essie Banfield doesn’t need money but welcomes the challenges of working a job where she meets a minister and six little boys who inspire Christmas wishes. But will Pastor Max Warner trust that she is more than just a socialite with charitable intentions?
The Light of Christmas by Christina Lorenzen
A job is the only thing independent orphan Lizzie Miller needs, and Henry Kimball is singularly focused on proving his success outside the family business. But could the lure of an old-fashioned family Christmas bring them together?
Lunch with Maggie by Cynthia Hickey
Maggie Larson works the lunch counter where she befriends a girl who’s lonely father delivers milk each Friday. Friday’s noon hour becomes the highlight of Maggie’s week, but after being left at the altar, she closed her heart to love and to God. Will Seth Jamison be able to unlock her heart?
Susanne Dietze is offering a print copy of Five and Dime Christmas to one of my readers! (US only. Void where prohibited by law or logistics.) This giveaway is subject to Reading Is My SuperPower’s giveaway policies which can be found here. Enter via the Rafflecopter form below.
What about you? What makes you want to read Five and Dime Christmas by Susanne Dietze & these 3 other authors?
I would like to read FIVE AND DIME CHRISTMAS by Susanne Dietze, Cynthia Hickey, Patty Smith Hall & Christina Lorenzen because these sound like sweet holiday stories that will touch the heart.
Thank you so much for sharing. God bless you.
Sounds like a good story.
I put Five and Dime Christmas on my official wishlist as soon as I knew about it. The stories are set during my favorite time period, and all the authors are wonderful writers.
I would love to read these stories, thank you for the giveaway.
It sounds like a really interesting book. Thank you for sharing.
I love Christmas stories.
Memorable and captivating. Wonderful era.
I love the title. 🙂
I so need to read this. Blessings
I love Christmas stories and this collection sounds delightful!
This sounds like a lovely collection!