Mark Nolan has just lost his sister. He is now the guardian of his six year old niece Holly. Ever since Holly lost her mom, she hasn’t spoken a word. Mark takes Holly to live with him and his brother Alex in Friday Harbor, Washington. There Mark has a coffee chain and Alex has a vineyard. Together they will try and raise this little girl.
Maggie Collins has just moved to Friday Harbor and has opened a toy store. She is still mourning the loss of her husband and isn’t looking for anyone new. But she didn’t count on Mark and his adorable niece.
Mark has a girlfriend and is thinking of asking her to marry him so Holly will have a mom. But he can’t stop thinking about Maggie. Will Holly get her Christmas wish of a new mom?
This a light, quick read to get you in the holiday spirit. This book was actually made into a Hallmark movie called Christmas with Holly. It is the first book in a new series about the Nolan brothers. The second one is Rainshadow Road and the the third is Dream Lake. A fourth one called Crystal Cove will available in 2013.