Catching Christmas

Catching Christmas

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A heartwarming Christmas story about finding what really matters in life.

As a first-year law associate, Sydney Batson knows she will be updating her resume by New Year's if she loses her current case. So when her grandmother gets inexplicably ill while she's in court, Sydney arranges for a cab to get her to the clinic.

The last thing cab driver Finn Parrish wants is to be saddled with a wheelchair-bound old lady with dementia. But because Miss Callie reminds him of his own mother, whom he failed miserably in her last days, he can't say no when she keeps calling him for rides. Once a successful gourmet chef, Finn's biggest concern now is paying his rent, but half the time Callie doesn't remember to pay him. And as she starts to feel better, she leads him on wild-goose chases to find a Christmas date for her granddaughter.

When Finn meets Sydney, he's quite sure she's never needed help finding a date. Does Miss Callie have an ulterior motive, or is this just a mission driven by delusions? He's willing to do whatever he can to help fulfill Callie's Christmas wish. He just never expected to be a vital part of it.

Praise for Catching Christmas

"The feel-good Christmas book of the year. Blackstock's tale of love and redemption wrapped in a holiday bow will leave you smiling. Don't miss Catching Christmas." -New York Times bestselling author Rachel Hauck

"Blackstock's Catching Christmas is not your average romance. Darling and laugh-out-loud cute, it makes the reader think about the important things in life. I read it in one gulp and wished there was more. Highly recommended!" -Colleen Coble, USA TODAY bestselling author

"Terri Blackstock's latest offering touches tender places with its quirky characters and stirring plot. Catching Christmas explores what happens when the paths of a disenchanted taxi driver collide with that of an overworked attorney. Blackstock weaves a compelling, romantic tale that is sure to get you into the Christmas spirit!" -Denise Hunter, bestselling author

Standalone novel
Perfect for gift giving or as a stocking stuffer
Hopeful and encouraging Christmas story that will appeal to fans of Hallmark movies
Includes discussion questions for book clubs
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Product details

  • Hardback | 304 pages
  • 134 x 188 x 26mm | 303g
  • Nashville, United States
  • English
  • 0310351723
  • 9780310351726
  • 1,124,352

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'Blackstock's charming romance is sure to put readers in the Christmas spirit. Recommend to fans of Karen Kingsbury and readers who DVR the entire holiday line-up on the Hallmark channel.' * Booklist * 'Blackstock (If I Run) delivers a tender and funny yuletide tale of faith, hope, and love . . . Quirky characters and a wholesome plot will please inspirational readers looking for a heartwarming Christmas story.' * Publishers Weekly * 'Catching Christmas reminds readers not to take for granted the time they're given.' * Hope by the Book, BOOKMARKED review * 'I absolutely love Terri Blackstock's books, and I think I loved Catching Christmas most of all. Although this book is clearly a romance, it is not just a romance. It is more complex, with threads of wrong, regret and redemption running through it--and, of course, Christmas!' * The Alabama Baptist *
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About Terri Blackstock

Terri Blackstock has sold over seven million books worldwide and is a New York Times and USA TODAY bestselling author. She is the award-winning author of Intervention, Vicious Cycle, and Downfall, as well as such series as Cape Refuge, Newpointe 911, the SunCoast Chronicles, and the Restoration Series. Visit her website at; Facebook: tblackstock; Twitter: @terriblackstock.
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3,818 ratings
3.95 out of 5 stars
5 37% (1,403)
4 34% (1,295)
3 20% (775)
2 6% (222)
1 3% (123)
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