Sweet Christmas novella that includes characters from the author’s other books.
Ms. Clark draws believable, charming characters from days gone by. And we get to revisit Milly and Franklin in their cozy boardinghouse at Christmas.
Violet and Walter meet and slow embers kindle. What starts out as a fake engagement, builds when they discover the wonderful qualities they each possess. Their dreams may change but they can make new dreams.
“You never know what you might find if you first dream it up and then start looking. The key is, you’ve got to open your eyes,”
An altogether lovely story from a favorite author.
* I purchased this ebook from Amazon. All opinions are my own.*5stars clean read
Fairhope, Alabama. 1952.
Take a trip to Millie's Boardinghouse this Christmas...
When Walter and Violet fake a relationship for the sake of their families, they find themselves in a surprising situation under the mistletoe thanks to Millie, the inn's owner.
But just as sparks begin to fly and Walter prepares to confess his feelings, he gets news from his family that will have both he and Violet reevaluating what they really want this Christmas... and for their future.
Fans of The Dress Shop on King Street will enjoy this sweet, historical romance set during Millie's first Christmas as a mother.