THE CHRISTMAS PEARL
Benton Frank's latest is a heartwarming tale of Christmas magic and family traditions. Filled with Southern wit and charm, this enchanting novel is complete with a Christmas miracle and enticing recipes. It is certain to become a favorite of women's fiction fans of all ages.
But Theodora recalls a time when holidays involved simple, yet meaningful family gatherings. When an unexpected visitor arrives, Theodora believes that her Christmas might actually become a celebratory holiday similar to those of her childhood years. (Morrow, Nov., 176 pp., $14.95)