Last Chance Christmas
By Hope Ramsay
(Forever, Mass Market Paperback, 9780446576079, 352pp.)
Publication Date: September 25, 2012
Other Editions of This Title: Paperback
Categories: Romance - Contemporary
I've been wishing for a miracle for my oldest boy, Stone, and this Christmas my prayers might just be answered!
Her name is Lark, and she's here in Last Chance, looking into her father's past-and stirring up a whole mess of trouble without meaning to. As the chief of police, Stone sure has his hands full trying to keep up with her. Ever since his wife died, Stone's put everything into raising his daughters and dodging the Christ Church Ladies' Auxiliary matchmakers. And it's clear Lark has been through some trouble and could use a place to finally call home. I only hope Stone can let go of the past soon enough to keep her . . .
Goodness, I need to stop talking and finish up Jane's highlights so we can make the town tree-lighting. You come back by because the Cut 'n' Curl's got hot rollers, free coffee, fresh-baked Christmas cookies-and the best gossip in town.
See you real soon,
Hope Ramsay grew up on the North Shore of Long Island, but every summer Momma would pack her off under the care of Aunt Annie to go visiting with relatives in the midlands of South Carolina. Her extended family includes its share of colorful aunts and uncles, as well as cousins by the dozens, who provide the fodder for the characters you'll find in Last Chance, South Carolina. She's a two-time finalist in the Golden Heart and is married to a good ol' Georgia boy who resembles every single one of her heroes. She lives in Fairfax, Virginia, where you can often find her on the back deck, picking on her thirty-five-year-old Martin guitar.
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"4 Stars! Ramsay's romance packs just enough heat in this holiday-inspired story, with lead characters who will induce both belly laughs and smiles. Her hero and heroine are in for rough times, but their heartache and longing had me longing right along with them."
-RT Book Reviews
"How could you not believe in angels after reading this wonderful holiday story?"
-Sherryl Woods, New York Times bestselling author
"Witty, touching, and absolutely delightful - this story has heart!"
-JoAnn Ross, New York Times bestselling author of The Homecoming on Welcome to Last Chance
"Last Chance, South Carolina, is a caring community filled with the promise of hope. Come for a visit!"
-Lori Wilde, New York Times bestselling author of The Welcome Home Garden Club
"Ramsay strikes an excellent balance between tension and humor as she spins a fine yarn."
-Publishers Weekly (starred review) on Welcome to Last Chance
"A sweet confection . . . This first of a projected series about the Rhodes brothers offers up Southern hospitality with a bit of grit. Romance readers will be delighted."
-Library Journal on Welcome to Last Chance