By Susan Mallery

The unrelenting cheer in Fool's Gold, California, is bringing out the humbug in dancer Evie Stryker. She discovered early on that Christmas miracles don't take place, a minimum of now not for her. And this yr appears like no exception. An harm has pressured her to come back to the relatives fold, irrespective of that they're estranged. She won't upload to the awkward situation by way of being seduced through the bad-boy charms of her brother's ally, the final guy she should still ever are looking to date. even if she's recruited to degree the Fool's Gold iciness competition, she vows to do as promised, then flow ahead along with her existence at any place yet here.Jaded legal professional Dante Jefferson is being used to the backwater city he now reluctantly calls domestic, however the pounding of little dancers' ft above his transitority workplace is greater than any guy must have to take! while he confronts their lovely instructor, he's unprepared for the appeal that sears him all the way down to the soul. Evie is his most sensible friend's sister--off-limits until he's prepared to danger his center. Dante has continuously believed that love is the main harmful strength within the universe, yet that used to be sooner than he needed to reckon with the magic of a undeniable small city, the place miracles do appear to happen....

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But it’s a huge deal here. ” She paused for breath, wondering if it was possible for her head to actually explode. She could feel a sort of panicked pressure building. It was as if she was in a nightmare where she was going to be naked in front of a room full of strangers. Not that being naked in front of a room full of people she knew was any better. “I won’t go into the details about the storyline,” she continued, her chest getting tighter and tighter. “Let’s just say it’s a lot of students dancing.

People will help you with the sets for free. ” “Because this is Fool’s Gold and that’s what we do. Just pick a day and I’ll get the word out. ” “Sure,” Evie murmured, even though she didn’t believe it for a second. Why would people she didn’t know show up to work on sets for her production? For free? ” Charlie wrote on the paper again. “Someone’s been taking care of all that every year. Start here. Ask them who normally handles the hair and makeup for the show. I suspect it’s either Bella or Julia.

While the medical community might want her to believe that pear-shaped was perfectly healthy, more than one costume director had pointed out no one wanted to watch a ballerina with a big ass and jiggly thighs. Evie gripped her coffee mug with both hands, averted her gaze from the box of donuts, whose contents had started to quietly call her name, and stared at Charlie. “I wondered if I could talk to you about The Dance of the Winter King. ” “Sure,” Charlie said, dropping half the donut onto a napkin and reaching for her coffee.

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