A CANDLE IN THE WINDOW
Cobblestone Press, LLC
Paranormal Erotic Romance
Rating: 3 Cups
The day before Shelby Lassen is supposed to see her estranged G’ma, tragedy strikes, leaving Shelby feeling alone and empty. Trying to sort through all of her grandmother’s memories is hard work, and soon she finds herself immersed in her ancestor’s diary.
Chris Elleson is the local handyman for the town that G’ma lived in. When he hears that Shelby is occupying the old cabin, he comes as the welcome wagon and to offer to help fix up the cabin.
As Shelby and Chris get to know each other and the woman who owned the cabin, sparks fly and passion flares. Shelby begins to get to know the grandmother who was estranged, the woman she thought did not want anything to do with her. When Chris hears about her plans to sell the cabin, his disappointment is heartfelt; he has high hopes for this beautiful woman and him. However, an unexpected Christmas visit from an unlikely ally may just save the cabin and their budding love.
Ms. McKay has taken a well-known Christmas legend and turned it into an emotional story of two lovers. A Candle in the Window is the story of what happens to a lonely woman who has lost all of her family, only to find it in the strangest and most fantastic ways. The feelings that both main characters emote is very realistic and at times saddening. This is a tale that is perfect for any fan of Christmas romance stories who likes some reality and some legend within the telling.
Reviewer for Coffee Time Romance & More