PICTURE PERFECT CHRISTMAS
PICTURE PERFECT CHRISTMAS (4.5) by Melanie Schuster: Characters with very dis tinct and lovable traits, a strong sec ondary story that doesn't overpower the romance, surprise revelations and the author's comedic flair make this a book readers won't be able to put down! Artist Chastain Thibodaux is preparing for her first exhibit. When her childhood love Philippe Deveraux surprises her by attending, he receives a surprise of his own -- three life-sized oil paintings of a nude man he knows is himself. Philippe has loved Chastain since she was young, but broke things off to allow her to experience life and find success. Now that he's ready to claim her, he has to get past her hurt and distrust to reveal his true reasons for leaving her.