All I Want for Christmas is You by Lisa Mondello

By Lisa Mondello

Santa Claus goes to have a coarse season... Lauren Alexander is elevating her daughter by myself. deserted by way of her family members for her choice to maintain her daughter Kristen, she has performed an exceptional task for the final six years. Or she suggestion she had. that is why she is overwhelmed while little Kristen provides up her want for a toy or goodie and as a substitute asks Santa for a gift for her mom. yet providing Daddies isn't really Santa's bag. yet this Santa has a plan... Kyle Preston is familiar with what it really is wish to be deserted too. fortunately he stumbled on the help of loving adoptive mom and dad and has grew to become himself into essentially the most winning genuine property builders on the town. development a home is straightforward. development a persons' belief is a complete different tale. yet a bit Christmas magic could make the entire distinction on this planet.

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He lingered a moment to read the cover of one of the magazines before placing it down next to a course catalog from a local community college. The furniture, although worn from years of use, felt homey and invited you to sit down and get comfortable. Kyle guessed that everything was either a hand-me-down or bought at the Salvation Army store with limited funds. A picture frame perched on the television caught his attention. He picked up the wooden frame, a double oval containing a portrait of Lauren with a man and woman he guessed were her parents on one side, a candid shot of Kristen at the park in the other.

Nothing seems to be disconnected. " "That won't be necessary," she blurted out. There was no way she was going to let some stranger climb into her car and drive away with her baby. " The aplomb in his voice, more than his words, told her that he was unconvinced. She struck a threatening pose with her arms held out in front of her, fists clenched, and shouted, "Don't come any closer. " He glanced at her blankly and darted his eyebrows upward. " Lauren's pulse quickened, and she nervously shifted her body weight from one foot to the other, grounding herself in.

Although the wave of heat his touch generated filled her with a stirring deep beneath the pit of her belly, she found herself enjoying the fire kindling inside her. It had been way too long since any man spawned such desires. "So, Kyle tells me you're coming for dinner on Sunday," Judy said as if it were a confirmation of something already discussed. " Bewildered, Lauren looked, first at Judy, then at Kyle. Kyle blew out a breath and gave her a crooked grin. " "What are you wasting time for? Just ask the girl for cripes sake," Judy chortled.

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