Angels at the Table: A Shirley, Goodness, and Mercy Christmas Story

By Debbie Macomber

During this joyous and eccentric vacation novel, Debbie Macomber earrings within the season with the go back of Shirley, Goodness, and Mercy, delivering laughs, love, and a captivating dose of angelic intervention.
Shirley, Goodness, and Mercy be aware of that an angel’s paintings is rarely performed, specially in the course of a time as wondrous as New Year’s Eve. With an apprentice angel, Will, lower than their wings, they descend upon occasions sq. in big apple urban wanting to take part the festivities. And whilst Will spies lonely strangers within the crowd, he makes a decision dead night is the proper time to lend a heavenly assisting hand.      
Lucie Farrara and Aren Fairchild meet after bumping into each one other—seemingly through accident—in instances sq. on New Year’s Eve. They instantly get on well and locate they've got much in universal: Lucie is a burgeoning chef and Aren is a revered nutrients critic. yet simply as fast as they’re introduced jointly, one other coincidence tears them aside, leaving Lucie and Aren without technique to reconnect.
A 12 months later, Lucie is the chef of an acclaimed new eating place and Aren is a profitable columnist for a big big apple newspaper. For forever that’s handed, the 2 haven't forgotten their one serendipitous evening—and neither have Shirley, Goodness, Mercy, and should. To reunite the younger couple, the angels cook dinner up a super plan: combine real love, a moment likelihood, and a beneficiant sprinkle of mischief to create an unforgettable Christmas miracle.

Praise for Angels on the Table
“This pleasant mixture of romance, humor, desire and happenstance is the best recipe for vacation cheer.”—
“Rings in Christmas in tried-and-true Macomber variety, with romance and a marginally of heavenly magic.”—Kirkus Reviews
“The angels’ antics are a highly hilarious and enjoyable bonus to a hot love story.”—Bookreporter
“[A] sweetly fascinating vacation romance.”—Library Journal

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Your father wrote the main remarkable, appealing letters. ” Lucie had heard the tale 1000 instances and not bored with it. “A 12 months passed,” she endured for her mom. “Thirteen months. i used to be in my sophomore yr of faculty and at some point all of a sudden your father confirmed up on campus. ” “A guy in a uniform wasn’t precisely the so much welcome sight in these days, specifically on the collage. ” “That’s placing it mildly. ” “But you really liked him. ” “I did, yet I had wellbeing and fitness matters and that i wasn’t solely certain I’d be capable to have young ones. ” “And Daddy batted down each objection simply because he enjoyed you. ” “He was resolute, all right,” Wendy acknowledged, her eyes glowing with the reminiscence. “And Daddy gave you a closing date. ” “Just the best way Aren is doing. ” “This is various, mother. ” “Not so various, my expensive lady. now not so various in any respect. Like I acknowledged, discovering the ideal individual doesn’t fall right into a tidy, neat agenda. You don’t flip twenty-one and immediately meet the fellow of your goals. It occurs while it occurs. ” Lucie knew that used to be actual from her mom and dad’ personal love tale. Her father needed to work flat out with the intention to persuade her mom that they need to marry. Wendy resisted, and insisted George didn’t be aware of what he was once getting himself in for. even supposing the conditions have been diverse, this was once like background repeating itself. “Promise me you’ll meet this younger guy. ” “Mom …” “I comprehend this is often what your center is telling you, Lucie. You can’t idiot me, sweetheart. You by no means may perhaps. ” That used to be actual. Lucie came across deceiving her mom most unlikely and he or she disliked it intensely while others deceived her. “Give me time; I’ve obtained a complete week to make a decision. ” The morning of January 7, Lucie woke confident she knew what she sought after. Her mom had labored on her the whole week, conversing up the romantic element of the assembly. time and again she reminded Lucie of her personal starry-eyed courtship with the younger military officer who turned Lucie’s father. “This afternoon is the date,” Wendy casually pointed out over breakfast. “Yes, mom, i do know. ” “Tell me you’ve determined to satisfy Aren, simply because in the event you don’t, I swear I’ll visit the Empire nation construction to fulfill him myself. ” “Mom. ” “Well, ok, I most likely wouldn’t, yet Lucie, I want you'll see how your eyes remove darkness from whenever you point out him. I felt that method approximately your father, and sweetie, we had all these impressive years jointly. i need you in finding that very same happiness. ” “I comprehend, mother …” “Set my brain to rest—just inform me your choice. ” Lucie had attempted to maintain this low-key yet basically she couldn’t. “I’ll be there at 4 and Aren might be looking forward to me. ” Wendy rubbed her arms jointly as if it used to be very unlikely to include her pleasure. “You allow that younger guy comprehend i would like to fulfill him, will you? ” “Of direction, mother. You’ll have lots of chance to fulfill Aren. ” Lucie enjoyed her mother’s enthusiasm. “I’ve prepared to get off paintings early,” Lucie defined. “I’ll take the subway into town. ” “Perfect. You’ll name as soon as you’re there, won’t you? I refuse to be left at nighttime. i would like to grasp what occurs whilst he sees you, ok?

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