Can Christmas bring forgiveness and love to a man haunted by war?
Charles, the Earl of Stratton, has lived for eleven years with guilt and battle fatigue. The horror of war is a constant in his life. He has tried to silence his demons, but nothing works until he returns home for the holidays. There he finds peace, and the love he thought he’d destroyed, waiting for him.
Helen lost both of the men she loved to the war. Her brother, Jack, who died on the battlefield, and Charles, who avoids her. Her love for Charles has never died, but when he finally comes home, it’s to introduce his fiancée to his family.
Will the Christmas season give them a second chance at happiness? Or will honor demand they separate forever?
Christmas Kisses is a Sensual Regency Novella of 20,000 words.
REVIEW: CHRISTMAS KISSES BY CYNTHIA A. CLEMENT
Christmas Kisses by Cynthia A. Clement
My rating: 5 of 5 stars
Sometimes simple is more. Ms. Clement has written an endearingly beautiful story of love conquering all. Through guilt, heartbreak, loss and pain- love will find a way. Charles is struggling. He survived the war, but his best friend didn't. Helen, not only loss her brother to the war but the love of her life has pushed her away. Charles has to learn to forgive himself, in order to achieve happiness. Heartwarming holiday romance. I received a copy of Christmas Kisses for an honest review.