Before you get crazy busy making the holidays special for your loved ones, Sheila Roberts and six of her author friends who have brand new Christmas books out this year are hosting a Yule Love These Books Festival just for you, their readers!

They’re throwing open the doors to the settings of their heartwarming Christmas stories. Pretend you hear children singing Christmas carols. Smell the wassail the shop owners are gifting their customers. Feel the snowflakes drifting onto your face. Fall in love with the story characters. There are stories to read and enjoy—and prizes to win. The Festival runs from October 23 through October 30, 2018.

Grand prize—a signed copy of all seven authors’ books will be won by one reader!


Plus seven readers will each win one of the prizes the authors are giving away on their featured day:


Enter below the books for a chance to win Festival prizes!

Emily March
Eternity Springs #6
SMP 9-25-18 mass market paperback

Sometimes life’s most magical journeys brings you back to where it all began. A man who loves adventure and the open sea, Devin Murphy returns to his small hometown of Eternity Springs for Christmas. Immersed in the magic of the season, he plays along when a young boy phones Santa for a special wish. Devin never guesses that a wrong number has the potential to make everything in his life so right.Jenna Stockton adopted Reilly when he needed a mother, and she intends to keep him safe. The town of Eternity Springs seems like a good place to hide from their past―until sexy Santa himself discovers her secrets. When Devin proposes a daring plan to face down the danger together and defeat it once and for all, she is tempted. Maybe Devin really is capable of making wishes come true.


Jodi Thomas
HQN September 25, 2018 mass market paperback

In this uplifting novel, three unlikely couples discover just what Crossroads, Texas, can offer: romance, belonging, and plenty of Christmas spirit. The Maverick Ranch has been in Griffin Holloway’s family for generations, but it’s become a money pit. Marriage to a wealthy bride could be a solution. Jaxon O’Grady likes his solitude just fine. But when a car accident brings the unexpected to his door, he realizes just how much one person can need another. Avoiding nosy questions about why she’s single, Jamie Johnson is happy to keep to her lakeside home in Crossroads. So she’s baffled when she gets the strangest Christmas present of all, in the form of a Mr. Johnson, asleep on her sofa. Who is he, and why does everyone think he’s her husband?

RaeAnne Thayne
HQN Books 9-25-18 trade paperback

It’s a long way from New York to Idaho…but could they have found a home at last? In high school, foster child Dani Capelli fell hard for the wrong boy, and found herself pregnant—and married—by graduation. Two daughters later, animal lover Dani filed for divorce and enrolled in vet school. Things were finally looking up…until her ex-husband became her late husband.When the retiring Haven Point veterinarian offers her a chance to settle in his small Idaho town and take over his practice, Dani jumps at it. But adjusting to the charming mountain community isn’t easy for Dani and her daughters. Their kind next-door-neighbor, Deputy Sheriff Ruben Morales, doesn’t help.  Ruben is everything Dani’s secretly wanted—and everything she can’t bear to risk loving…and losing. As the holidays draw near, their shared concern for Dani’s daughters brings them closer together, giving Ruben the chance to show this big-city woman just how magical Christmas in Haven Point can be.

Sheila Roberts
October 23, 2018 MIRA Books mass market paperback original

Jenna Jones has the perfect idea to convince tourists that Moonlight Harbor is a fun place to enjoy the holidays—a Seaside with Santa festival the week before Christmas, complete with a parade!Jenna, the new proprietor of The Driftwood Inn, is crazy busy organizing the town for the event, and—oh, joy!—two men are trying to claim her heart. But suddenly Mother Nature rains on Jenna’s parade, and everyone is without power. The road out of town is blocked, and Jenna has a motel full of guests eager to get home to hang their stockings.But pulling together with holiday spirit, everyone just might find that life—and Christmas—is always good at the beach.

Read an excerpt on Sheila’s website and order your copy today!

By Nancy Naigle
St. Martin’s Griffin 10-16-18 trade paperback 

Angela Carson wants nothing more than to be the third-generation to successfully run Heart of Christmas, her family’s holiday store in a decommissioned lighthouse. But Christmas Galore, the national chain that set up shop in their small North Carolina town, may be more than Heart of Christmas can survive. Prompted by her niece, Angela asks Santa for help through the Dear Santa app. Little does she know that Geoff Paisley, who has helped his mother run the Christmas Galore chain for the last ten years, is answering the Dear Santa letters while his mother is ill. When Geoff reveals that he’s Angela’s Dear Santa, will she set aside their public feud to embrace the magic of the holiday and possibly find true love?

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Donna VanLiere
SMP 10-16-18 hardcover

Thirty-two-year-old Amy Denison volunteers at Glory’s Place, an after-school program, where she meets seven-year-old Maddie, a precocious girl who has spent her life in foster care. Maddie is a mini-matchmaker, with an eye on just the right man for Amy at Grandon Elementary School, where she is a student. But Amy is hesitant—she’s been hurt before and isn’t sure she’s ready to lose her heart again. But an unexpected surprise makes her reconsider her lonely lifestyle. As Christmas nears, the town is blanketed in snow and beautiful decorations. Maddie and the charming staff at Glory’s Place help Amy see that romance can be more than heartache and broken promises.

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Debbie Mason
Harmony Harbor #7

Forever Romance 10-30-18 mass market paperbackWith her dreams of being a wedding dress designer suddenly over, Arianna Bell isn’t expecting a jolly Christmas. That is, until her high school sweetheart Connor Gallagher returns to town, and she finds his mere presence still makes her pulse race. But then he announces he’ll be her opponent in the upcoming mayoral race. Hot-shot attorney Connor Gallagher is tired of playing runner-up to his high-achieving brothers. So when the opportunity to enter the campaign comes up, he takes it. Even if it means running against the only woman he’s ever loved. But with a little help from Harmony Harbor’s matchmakers and a lot of holiday cheer, Connor and Arianna may just get the happy ever after they both deserve.

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