For twenty-year-old Melody Morgan, Christmas is nothing but a source of shame and embarrassment, just like all the other holidays in her life. She has grown up hating special days, and Christmas is the worst of all. Then Matthew Trevor walks into her life one November afternoon and turns her world upside down. For Matthew, it's love at first sight. But how can this handsome, upbeat returned missionary possibly know about the dark, desperate side of Melody's life, and once he finds out, will he still love her? This is not just a Christmas story. It's a touching novel of discovery, renewal, and commitment to eternal principles of love and faith. What Melody learns about Christmas, and about herself, is the greatest gift of all. You'll be charmed and moved by this sweet and satisfying adventure of the heart. And along the way, you'll gain a new appreciation for the spirit and wonder of Christmas.