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Under the Mistletoe: A Guide to Romantic Christmas Reads

The holiday season is synonymous with warmth, joy, and, of course, love. There's something magical about romance novels set against the backdrop of twinkling lights and falling snowflakes. Whether you're looking for contemporary tales that capture the essence of modern love or historical romances that transport you to a bygone era, this guide to romantic Christmas reads is your ticket to a season filled with heartwarming stories.

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Set in a charming English village, this contemporary romance follows a woman navigating the ups and downs of love during the festive season.

 "The Twelve Dates of Christmas" by Jenny Bayliss book cover

Escape to the snowy landscapes of Alaska in this heartwarming contemporary romance, where love blossoms amidst holiday festivities.

 "Mistletoe and Mr. Right" by Sarah Morgenthaler book cover

Join the Scottish Highlands for a festive celebration of love, family, and second chances in this contemporary romance.

"The Christmas Sisters" by Sarah Morgan book cover

Two strangers enter into a pact to be each other's holiday dates, leading to unexpected romance and Christmas magic in this contemporary novel.

"Holidate" by Monica Murphy book cover

Follow the lives of two individuals over a decade of Christmases in this contemporary romance filled with missed connections and serendipity.

"One Day in December" by Josie Silver book cover

Travel back to Victorian London for a historical romance filled with holiday magic and unlikely couples finding love.

"A Wallflower Christmas" by Lisa Kleypas book cover

In this heartwarming contemporary romance, a best-selling author finds unexpected love in a small Christmas-loving town.

 "Christmas Ever After" by Karen Schaler

Discover a poignant love story set against the backdrop of Christmas as two strangers enter into a mutually beneficial agreement.

"The Mistletoe Promise" by Richard Paul Evans book cover

Set in a Nantucket inn during Christmas, this novel weaves a tale of family, love, and unexpected connections against a festive backdrop.

"Winter Street" by Elin Hilderbrand book cover

Escape to a remote Scottish island for a contemporary romance filled with love, laughter, and the magic of the holiday season.

"Christmas at the Island Hotel" by Jenny Colgan  book cover

This holiday season, let these romantic Christmas reads transport you to worlds where love blossoms under the mistletoe and festive magic is in the air. Whether you prefer contemporary tales or historical settings, these novels promise to infuse your Christmas with a touch of romance and the joy of a happily-ever-after. Cozy up and let the enchantment begin!

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