"Something''s in the air this holiday season, and it could be the beginning of a wonderful Christmas romance. . .
""Candy Canes and Cupid"" by Fern Michaels
All private investigator Hannah Ray wants for Christmas is a quiet day at her Florida beachfront condo. When her biggest client insists she join him on a Colorado ski trip, she has little choice--but what she finds on her arrival could melt the coldest heart. . .
""White Hot Christmas"" by Nancy Bush
Aspiring PI Jane Kelly likes to pretend she''s a bah-humbug kind of girl, but she''s had mistletoe on the brain ever since she shared a kiss with her boss, Dwayne. Before she can hope for a repeat performance, Jane must solve a kidnapping that''s as twisted as a candy cane--and not nearly as sweet.
""Seven Days of Christmas"" by Rosanna Chiofalo
Five years ago, Bianca Simone received a wonderful early Christmas gift from her boyfriend, Mark--a week amid the stunning Alpine scenery of Innsbruck, Austria. Now she''s back under very different circumstances, but Mark has one more special gift in mind. . .
""A Smoky Mountain Gift"" by Lin Stepp
Veda Trent is back in Townsend to fill in as temporary manager of the Crafts Co-op, but she''s not planning to stay. Though the mountain town is small, it holds lots of unsettling memories. Yet the wind can change, bringing with it new opportunities--and the chance to create the kind of Christmas Veda has always longed for."