Burnett planned on a quiet, easygoing Christmas, hanging out with his best
friend and neighbor, Gabby Michaelson. So when his mom pressures him to come
home for the holidays, he tells a little white lie…that he’s spending the
holidays with his new girlfriend. But when his family shows up unexpectedly,
Owen pulls the best friend card and asks Gabby to play his fake girlfriend.
Gabby’s been hopelessly in
love with her best friend Owen for what feels like forever, but playing his
“fake” girlfriend when the entire boisterous Burnett clan visits is
easier said than done. The more she tries to deny the attraction between them,
the more obvious their chemistry becomes. But even though she’s not the only
one feeling it, putting their friendship on the line is a risk she can’t take.
Holford is a multi-published author who has a soft spot for happily ever after.
So much so, she tattooed the words on her arm. She’s a mom and a wife, a friend,
sister, daughter, teacher, and book-lover. Her stories have a little bit of
heat and a lot of heart. And maybe, some swoon-worthy moments that will make