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Stroke of Midnight

Midnight Angel / Meet me at Midnight / Mine at Midnight
An omnibus of novels by

Bestseller Phillips headlines a collection of three slight but spicy tales of lovers and holiday midnights. In her contribution, movie star Dylan North decides to abandon the fast lane, return to his hometown and reunite with the sweetheart he abandoned a decade earlier. Luckily, despite 10 years of silence, Dr. Holly Evans quickly opens both her arms and her heart to him. Denison's segment focuses on best friends Alyssa Harte and Shane Witmer, who have long denied their mutual attraction. When Alyssa decides to make romantic intimacy her New Year's resolution, Shane takes the opportunity to court her by posing as an Internet secret admirer and using her personal shopping services to tailor his look to her dreams. D'Alessandro rounds out the trio with a classic story of opposites attracting. Party-planner Merrie Langston is as spontaneous as her accountant, Tom Farrell, is conservative and careful. When the man she's booked to play Santa skips town, Merrie presses Tom into service and the two find a bond deeper than their disparate styles. The anthology's segments are too brief to offer satisfying plot arcs or even showcase each author's distinctive voice. Instead, their appeal lies in their playful sensuality (Phillips, for example, offers a sex scene involving Marshmallow Fluff) and a consistently generous helping of warm holiday detail.
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Genre: Romance

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Hardback Editions

2004 : USA Hardback

Title: Stroke of Midnight
Author(s): Carly Phillips
ISBN: 0-7394-4622-3 / 978-0-7394-4622-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Onyx Book
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Paperback Editions

October 2004 : USA Mass Market Paperback

Title: Stroke of Midnight
Author(s): Carly Phillips, Janelle Denison, Jacquie D'Alessandro
ISBN: 0-451-41164-1 / 978-0-451-41164-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Onyx
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