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The mistletoe promise, Richard Paul Evans

Label
The mistletoe promise
Title
The mistletoe promise
Statement of responsibility
Richard Paul Evans
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A love story for Christmas from the #1 bestselling author of The Christmas Box and The Walk. Elise Dutton dreads the arrival of another holiday season. Three years earlier, her husband cheated on her with her best friend, resulting in a bitter divorce that left her alone, broken, and distrustful. Then, one November day, a stranger approaches Elise in the mall food court. Though she recognizes the man from her building, Elise has never formally met him. Tired of spending the holidays alone, the man offers her a proposition. For the next eight weeks--until the evening of December 24--he suggests that they pretend to be a couple. He draws up a contract with four rules: 1. No deep, probing personal questions 2. No drama 3. No telling anyone the truth about the relationship 4. The contract is void on Christmas Day. The lonely Elise surprises herself by agreeing to the idea. As the charade progresses, the safety of her fake relationship begins to mend her badly broken heart. But just as she begins to find joy again, her long-held secret threatens to unravel the emerging relationship. But she might not be the only one with secrets"--
Member of
Summary
Alone and distrustful after a bitter divorce, Elise surprises herself by accepting a proposition from a man who lives in her building that they pretend to be a couple for the weeks preceding the Christmas holiday
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10358364
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Evans, Richard Paul
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3555.V259
LC item number
M57 2014
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Mistletoe collection
Series volume
1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Secrecy
  • Impersonation
  • Divorced women
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Couples
  • Secrets
  • Christmas
  • Family life
  • Strangers
  • Couples
  • Divorced women
  • Impersonation
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Secrecy
Target audience
adult
Label
The mistletoe promise, Richard Paul Evans
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn890802456
Dimensions
19 cm
Extent
xiv, 251 pages
Isbn
9781476728209
Lccn
2014034377
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)890802456
Label
The mistletoe promise, Richard Paul Evans
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn890802456
Dimensions
19 cm
Extent
xiv, 251 pages
Isbn
9781476728209
Lccn
2014034377
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)890802456

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