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The Wish

A Holiday Story

Francis Ray

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The Wish--never before released as a standalone novella! Previously published in the anthology  Gettin’ Merry. Be careful what you wish for. That's the lesson a fine brother with a wounded heart learns when an eccentric old woman grants him a wish for true love--if he's not too blind to see it. And don't miss the teaser chapter of A Seductive Kiss (on sale February 2012) at the end of the short story!  

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THE WISH (Chapter 1)

Nicholas Darling hefted a head of iceberg lettuce in the palm of his right hand, then plopped it unceremoniously into his shopping basket. Next came tomatoes, onions, cucumbers, baby carrots. By the time he left the produce aisle of the grocery store the bottom of his cart was loaded with vegetables and looked as colorful as the Christmas decorations hanging in the grocery store.

"Jingle Bell Rock" blaring over the loudspeaker did nothing to smooth out his bunched brows. With a resigned sigh he stared at the jumble and wished his younger brother, Ronald, had wanted

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In Francis Ray's delightful "The Wish," a man who doesn't believe in magic is granted a wish to be married. -Booklist

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ABOUT THE AUTHOR

  • Francis Ray

  • New York Times bestselling author FRANCIS RAY is a native Texan. She is a graduate of Texas Woman’s University and has a degree in nursing. Currently she has over forty books in print. You can visit her at www.francisray.com.
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The Wish

A Holiday Story

Francis Ray

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