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The Heart of Christmas by Brenda Novak


Novak has done it again! And I'm sure she'll be doing it much more. She's created another captivating story with believable characters and realistic situations. I feel like she writes with substance. I was on pins and needles for the majority of this book. Up until the last couple of pages, I didn't know how this book was going to end. Which is a good thing and a bad thing all at once. She has pulled my heart strings so tight I had to walk away from this book a few times just to come right back when I was able to catch my breath because I needed to know what was going to happen next.

Novak creates this amazing but small town of Whiskey Creek. Where everyone knows you, your mother and what you had for breakfast yesterday. A lot of the people who we encounter we have met in the previous Whiskey Creek series. Which brings you a nice warm feeling, almost like if you run into old friends.

This story is about Rex and Eve. Rex is a mysterious ne…