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- Original Title:The Christmas Bride
- Author:Heather Graham
- Rating:7.52 / 10
- Publisher:Published October 1st 2008 by HQN Books
“And what would you like for Christmas, little girl?” Cary Adams asked. She leaned forward at the table, resting her chin whimsically on her hands as she asked her friend June Harrison the question. Cary’s hair, a sleek and shimmering brown, curved around her delicately boned features, and her eyes, a tawny hazel that glittered when she laughed, were as wide and innocent as a child’s. Well, it was Christmas. Nearly.
“It’s not a ‘what,’ but a ‘who,”’ June replied with a laugh. “His name doesn’t matter. He just has to be tall, dark and handsome. And rich,” she added as an after-thought. She grimaced. “It’s not that I’m a material girl, but it is a material world.”
Cary grinned and leaned back. She wagged a finger at June. “Not fair. I can’t get you a man for Christmas.”
“No? Well, ...