Silver Bells (Google eBook)

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Random House Publishing Group, Oct 26, 2004 - Fiction - 210 pages
12 Reviews
Every year on the first day of December, Christopher Byrne traveled from his farm in Nova Scotia to sell his Christmas trees on the streets of Manhattan. But this year there'd be no cheer for the widower and his twelve-year-old daughter, Bridget. For New York City had taken Christy's only son, headstrong sixteen-year-old Danny, who'd run off without a trace.

Librarian Catherine Tierney used to love the holidays: the lights, the carols, the nip in the air. But after her husband's death on Christmas Eve three years ago, the festivities seemed to start too early and last too long. Just before he died, Brian told his wife that he'd never leave her, that every Christmas he'd send Catherine a sign. On the quaint Chelsea street where she lives, Catherine will meet the tree seller from Novia Scotia. Both figured the world had forgotten the true meaning of Christmas. But they hadn't counted on finding each other, on fate, on second chances. . . and on a holiday gift of new love and new hope to last a lifetime.

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User Review  - Jill - Goodreads

Trite and didn't give me a strong feel-good sense of Christmas. There were some glimmers of a good story, but it did not work for me. Read full review

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User Review  - Nada Abdelhalim - Goodreads

okay a little predictable end but who cares the book is enlightable with a romantic happy ending relaxing what we need these days , just like how the things go at the end its cheerful giving you hope that mircales can happen Read full review

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About the author (2004)

Luanne Rice is the author of Secrets of Paris, Stone Heart, Angels All Over Town, Blue Moon, Home Fires, and Crazy in Love, which was made into a TNT Network feature movie. She lives in Old Lyme, Connecticut and New York City with her husband.

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