Synopses & Reviews
andlt;Iandgt;andlt;Bandgt;Seven sisters...and a legacy of magical secrets.andlt;/Bandgt;andlt;/Iandgt; andlt;BRandgt; Bestselling novelist Kate Drake is one of seven sisters gifted with amazing powers of witchcraft. Returning home in time for her northern California town's annual Christmas pageant, Kate catches the spirit of the season and decides to open a bookstore in a charming but run-down historic mill. Decorated former U.S. Army Ranger Matt Granite, now a local contractor, doesn't mind working in the undeniably eerie house -- not if it means getting closer to Kate. There's something about the quiet, sensual woman that powerfully attracts him. andlt;BRandgt; When an earthquake cracks the mill's foundation and reveals a burial crypt, Kate senses that a centuries-old evil has been unleashedand#352;and that it's coming after her. Though Matt vows to guard her from dusk till dawn, Kate knows she will have to summon all of her and her sisters' powers to battle the darkness threatening to destroy both Christmas and the gift of soul-searing passion her hometown hero wants her to keep forever....
From the USA TODAY bestselling author who has taken paranormal romance to new levels of popularity comes a passionate novella of love and danger--at a special time of the year. Kate Drake, a bestselling novelist, has one very special secret: She and her six sisters are witches. After Kate returns to the small California town where she grew up to attend her sister's wedding, she decides to open a bookstore in a charming but run-down historic house. While Kate is clearing out the basement, an earthquake occurs, knocking down part of the wall and revealing an ancient burial crypt. Kate is forced to turn to a handsome carpenter for help. But Kate begins to sense that neither the carpenter nor the law nor any other worldly power can help her arrest the evil that was released from the crypt. She will have to summon all of her supernatural power--and that of her six sisters--to destroy the evil that is casting a dark shadow over her hometown.
From New York Times and USA TODAY bestselling author Christine Feehan, discover her passionate and paranormal novel of love and mystery at Christmastime.
Kate Drake, a well-traveled bestselling novelist, is one of seven sisters--seven very special sisters who happen to be witches. When she returns to her small coastal hometown before Christmas to attend her sister's wedding, she decides to settle there. Discovering a charming but run-down and spooky historic house, she decides to open a bookstore and sets about clearing it out when an earthquake occurs, knocking down part of the wall and revealing a burial crypt. Intrigued but cautious, she turns to the handsome carpenter she hired to help renovate the house. But Kate begins to sense that neither the carpenter nor the law nor any otherworldly power can help her reign in the evil that was released from the crypt. She will have to summon all of her supernatural power--and that of her six sisters--to destroy the sinister force that is casting a dark shadow over her hometown.
The Twilight Before Christmas is a darkly charming romance, reminiscent of the holiday works of Jude Deveraux and Linda Howard.
One of seven sisters gifted with powers of witchcraft, novelist Kate Drake returns to her California hometown to open a bookstore. When an earthquake cracks the foundation, releasing a centuries-old evil, contractor Matt Granite vows to protect her. Original.
About the Author
Christine Feehan is the #1 andlt;iandgt;New York Timesandlt;/iandgt; bestselling author of thirty novels, including the Carpathians, the Ghostwalkers, the Leopard People, and the Drake Sisters series. Her books have been published in multiple languages and in many formats including palm pilot, audiobook, and ebook. She has been featured in andlt;iandgt;Timeandlt;/iandgt; magazine and andlt;iandgt;Newsweekandlt;/iandgt;, and lives in Cobb, California.