A Christmas Holiday(1990)
A collection of stories by Janice Bennett, Sara Blayne, Violet Hamilton, Karla Hocker, Anthea Malcolm (Joan Grant and Tracy Grant) and Elizabeth Thornton
The Holly Brooch by Janice Bennett: For the Carstairs' young music instructress, Christmas means finally being able to repay a debt of honor... if her two lively charges don't get in the way of her heart as well as her pride. The Christmas Bride by Sara Blayne: Married by proxy five years earlier, Kathryn will meet her husband for the first time at Christmas when he comes home from the war. Will it be her dreams come true... or a day of reckoning? The Glastonbury Thorn by Violet Hamilton: When war hero Nicholas Farris comes home for the holidays, he is disconcerted to find that the worshipful tomboy he left behind has grown into a most desirable young lady. The Yule Log by Karla Hocker: A beautiful young widow sets out to celebrate "Christmas the way it used to be," and finds that a treasured friendship can blossom into a warm and lasting love. A Mistletoe Christmas by Anthea Malcolm: Elizabeth Alder had stubbornly broken her engagement a year ago. But on Christmas Eve, she is given another chance at romance... if she's brave enough to take it. Sheer Sorcery by Elizabeth Thornton: On Christmas Eve, Jess will at last come of age and be free of her insufferable guardian -- unless she finds there's something she wants even more than freedom...
Used availability for Sara Blayne's A Christmas Holiday
November 1990 : USA Mass Market Paperback