~ Seven complete short stories by seven multi-talented authors in settings to make any holiday or season even more special. ~
It's 1979 and in Birkenhead smack and Maggie Thatcher are still less of an issue than Lois jeans and Adidas Forest Hills training shoes. for Paul Carty, 19, and his mystical, Joy Division-loving mate Elvis, life revolves around The Pack, a mob of violent Tranmere Rovers supporters. Carty and Elvis travel the Northern wastelands, always by train,…
The Wishing Tree by Cheryl Pierson ~ A war veteran with visible and invisible scars, mostly a loner, meets a special woman and her son. Will he provide their tree for Christmas and change his own life forever?
Holiday Surprise by John Duncklee ~ Joe and Marge, once high school sweethearts, travel different paths when Joe decides to become a cowboy. Years later, on a special Christmas Eve, Santa Claus brings Joe a surprise.
Snowy Cocoon by Joshua R. Shinn ~ Ryan Yamada's meets his former childhood email pal, Yuki Stanton, during high school. Will their friendship and blossoming love for each other persist despite her domineering father?
Gifts by Stephanie Burkhart ~ Will Christian and Famke's attraction interfere with them earning a spot on the Netherlands Olympic pairs skating team? Must they push aside their feelings to succeed?
Kimberly's Christmas Cake by Chuck Tyrell ~ The year Kimberly turned eighteen, she made an extra effort to learn lots of woman things. Would baking a special Christmas cake for Russ Taklin help prove she had grown up?
Family Heirloom by Gerald Costlow ~ Alone at Christmas, Marian discovers an antique angel in ornaments from the attic. When she places it atop the tree, she begins a journey through time and her life will never be the same.
Mistletoe, Stakes, and Yuletide Cheer by Karen Michelle Nutt ~ Cassandra Hayes has been dating Tremayne Graystone. What’s a hunter to do when she’s fallen for the vampire she’s been sent to stake?