Winter is the perfect time for curling up with a good book and once again we’ve sought out what’s coming up as well as what has been recently published in time for the festive season. There’s a lot and so we’ve ordered them alphabetically by book title this year, it seemed the easiest way! Before we begin though here is a quick summary of what we have available at Tea Leaves and Reads. As always, you can contact us for postage discounts and bulk order requests, so if there are a few titles you want just let us know and we will work out the best price for you.
- Christmas at the Borrow a Book Shop by Kiley Dunbar – Signed book-plate
- Just for December by Laura Jane Williams – Signed book-plate
- Snowed in for Christmas by Sarah Morgan
- Merrily Ever After by Cathy Bramley – Signed book-plate
- The Christmas Holiday by Phillipa Ashley – Signed book-plate
- The Recipe for Hope by Fiona Valpy – Signed book-plate
- The Christmas Wish by Lindsey Kelk – Signed book-plate /1st Edition Limited
- Murder on the Christmas Express by Alexandra Benedict – Signed hard-back
- A White Christmas on Winter Street by Sue Moorcroft – Signed paperback
- A Christmas Celebration by Heidi Swain – Signed paperback
- Midnight in Everwood by M A Kuzniar – Independent Bookshop Exclusive with Signed book-plate
- The Christmas Postcards by Karen Swan – Signed book-plate
The A-Z List
A Christmas Celebration by Heidi Swain publishes in E-book, Audiobook and Paperback on 13th November 2022. The sparkling new Christmas novel from the Sunday Times bestselling author Heidi Swain. And when we say we are excited… we aren’t exaggerating! We’ve themed this one with lovely treats and just know it’s going to be brilliant. You can pre-order your copy here. Contemporary/Romance/Women’s Fiction from Simon & Schuster.
A White Christmas on Winter Street by Sue Moorcroft publishes in E-book, Paperback and Audiobook on 27th October 2022. And this is a book club choice for December so we have themed a very special book box and have signed editions! A gorgeously festive novel about love, family and the power of forgiveness from Sunday Times bestseller Sue Moorcroft, perfect for fans of Sarah Morgan and Phillipa Ashley. You can order yours here. Contemporary/Romance/Women’s Fiction from Avon.
A Winter Wedding at Bletchley Park by Molly Green publishes in E-book, Audiobook and Paperback on 24th November 2022. It’s the next novel in the inspiring World War 2 historical fiction saga series – The Bletchley Park Girls. Military Romance/Historical Fiction from Avon.
A Christmas Memory by Richard Paul Evans publishes on 22nd November 2022 in hardback and Audio. It’s described as a poignant novel about loss, grief and the healing power of forgiveness. Contemporary/ Christian Fiction from Gallery Books.
A Match Made at Christmas by Patricia Davids publishes on 4th October 2022 in E-book. It’s the second book in the Matchmakers of Harts Haven series. Christmas comes to a small Amish Community and brings new beginnings with it. Christian Romantic Fiction/ Religious Romance from HQN Books.
Alaska for Christmas by Jennifer Snow publishes on 25th October 2022 in Mass Market Paperback, Audiobook and E-book. From an award winning Author, it’s a mixture of romance, banter and tense situations as part of the Wild River series. Romance from HQN.
All Is Bright by RaeAnne Thayne publishes in paperback and E-book 10th November 2022 and is described as the heart warming festive romance of the year. A USA Times Bestselling Author, RaeAnne rarely disappoints and you can count on her for festive Christmas romance. Contemporary Fiction/Romance/Womens Fiction from Mills & Boon.
All I Want for Christmas by Maggie Knox is out in paperback, E-book and Audiobook 24th November 2022. If you’re looking for a sparkling enemies-to-lovers festive romance then this might just be the one for you. Contemporary/Romance from Hodder Paperbacks.
A Cat Cafe Christmas by Codi Gary publishes in paperback, E-book and Audiobook on 4th October 2022. It’s described as a laugh out loud opposites attract romance about three of the world’s most beloved C’s: Christmas, Coffee and Cats. It has a hardback price tag so probably worth keeping an eye out for a price drop. Contemporary/Romance/Women’s Fiction from Forever.
A Very Merry Bromance by Lyssa Kay Adams publishes on 1st November in Paperback and E-book. It’s the most bromantic time of the year…apparently. This is book five in the Bromance Book Club. Romantic Comedy/ Women’s Fiction from Headline Eternal.
Christmas at Applemore by Rachael Lucas publishes on 1st December 2022 in E-book. The sparkling romantic Christmas novel is part of the Applemore series. Contemporary/Women’s Fiction.
Christmas at the Borrow a Bookshop by Kiley Dunbar publishes 1st September 2022 in E-book and Paperback is a heart-warming and cosy uplifting romcom. What more could you need for the Winter season? We’re excited to have signed book-plate editions coming into stock. You can order here and book one is also available here. Contemporary/Romance/Women’s Fiction from Hera.
Christmas Miracles at Hedgehog Hollow by Jessica Redland publishes 6th September 2022 in Paperback is part of a wonderful, warm series full of family, friends and romance. It’s the countdown to Christmas at Hedgehog Hollow Wildlife Rescue Centre, and everyone is gearing up for a festive season to remember. Contemporary/Romance/Women’s Fiction from Boldwood Books Ltd.
Deck the Halls by Mary Higgins Clark & Carol Higgins Clark publishes in paperback 25th October 2022 and is already out in E-book, Audiobook and Hardcover (first published in 2000!). DECK THE HALLS is filled with twists and turns, intrigue and danger, as well as a hearty dose of holiday cheer. Mystery/Crime/Suspense from Simon & Schuster.
Dreaming of a Heart Lake Christmas by Sarah Robinson publishes 27th September 2022 in Mass Market Paperback and E-book. When sparks start flying, these total opposites discover Christmas is the most wonderful time of the year. Contemporary Fiction / Romance from Forever.
Holiday Romance by Catherine Walsh publishes on 4th October 2022 in e-book. Described as a totally hilarious and unforgettable Christmas Romantic Comedy, it features Molly and Andrew who are trying to get home to Ireland for the holidays when a freak snowstorm grounds their flight. Contemporary/Romance/Humour from Bookouture.
Holidays in Virgin River by Robyn Carr publishes 4th October 2022 in E-book. Celebrate the holidays with this special edition containing 2 fan-favourite stories from the Virgin River series. Includes exclusive recipe’s inspired by the Virgin River characters. Romance/Women’s Fiction from Mira.
Home Sweet Christmas by Susan Mallery publishes on 13th October 2022 in Paperback, Large Print, E-book and Audiobook. It’s the latest cosy and uplifting romance from the New York Times bestselling Author. Contemporary/Romance from Mills & Boon.
How to Excavate a Heart by Jake Maia Arlow publishes 1st November (E-book, Audiobook) & 24th November in Hardback. Stonewall Honor author Jake Maia Arlow delivers a sapphic Jewish twist on the classic Christmas rom-com in a read perfect for fans of Kelly Quindlen and Casey McQuiston. Young Adult/LGBTQ+/Romantic Comedy from HarperTeen.
Just for December by Laura Jane Williams publishes 24th November 2022 in Paperback, E-book and Audiobook. Another heart-warming enemies to lovers romance to curl up with! Two sworn rivals…one frosty encounter…a fake dating pact…You can order your copy from us with a signed book-plate here. Romantic Comedy/Humour from Avon.
Just Like Magic by Sarah Hogle publishes 4th October 2022 in Paperback and E-book. A touch of magic in this cheery Christmas romance, perfect for those who love all things festive. Contemporary/Romantic Comedy from Putnam.
Kiss Her Once for Me by Alison Cochrun publishes in E-book, Paperback and Audiobook on 1st November 2022. The author of the “swoon-worthy debut” (Harper’s Bazaar) The Charm Offensive returns with a festive romantic comedy about a woman who fakes an engagement with her landlord…only to fall for his sister. LGTBQ+/Romantic Comedy/Humour from Atria Books.
Let It Snow by Beth Moran publishes 30th August 2022 in Paperback, E-book and Audio CD. Brand new uplifting festive read from top ten bestselling Author. Contemporary/ Romance from Boldwood Books.
Meet me Under the Mistletoe by Jenny Bayliss is out in Paperback & E-book November 10th 2022. Don’t miss the Christmas Wedding of the year! This is described as a cosy winter read, perfect for getting into the Christmas spirit. Contemporary/Romantic Comedy/Romance from Pan.
Merrily Ever After by Cathy Bramley publishes 13th October 2022 in E-book, Paperback and Audiobook. Feel good festive fiction is necessary this season and this is the brand new title from Sunday Times bestselling author. Two strangers. One big secret. And a Christmas to remember. Order your copy with a signed book-plate from us here at Tea Leaves and Reads by visiting this link. Contemporary/Women’s Fiction from Orion.
Midnight in Everwood by M. A. Kuzniar publishes in paperback 13th October 2022. This was one of our favourite reads last year in hardback, and a bestseller for us! We have the beautiful independent bookshop paperback coming into stock and this is available as a book or in a book box of Everwood themed packaging! Fairytale Retelling/Fantasy.
Murder on the Christmas Express by Alexandra Benedict publishes in E-book and hardback on the 10th November 2022. We are excited to be stocking signed editions and have heard such great things about Alexandra’s writing. Eighteen passengers. Seven stops. One killer. What more do you need to know?! Mystery/Suspense from Simon & Schuster.
Once Upon a December by Amy E. Reichert publishes in E-book and Paperback on 6th October 2022. It’s a US import so the price tag is high. It’s described as a book full of Christmas Magic for Grown-ups. Contemporary/Romance/Women’s Fiction from Berkley-US.
One Last Gift by Emily Stone publishes in paperback 13th October 2022 (already out in E-book and Audiobook. Follow your heart on this heart wrenching and uplifting romantic journey, from London to the Hamptons to the south of France and the beautiful Welsh mountains, from the author of Always, in December. Contemporary/Romance/Women’s Fiction from Headline Review.
Season of Love by Helena Greer publishes on 11th October 2022 in E-book, Paperback & Audiobook. Miriam Blum must face her past when she inherits her great-aunt’s Christmas tree farm in this witty, glittering, heart-filled romcom with “all of the warm, queer, Jewish holiday vibes you could possibly want”. Romance/Jewish Literature from Forever.
So This is Christmas by Jenny Holiday publishes on 10th November 2022 in E-book, Audiobook and Paperback. USA Today bestselling author Jenny Holiday concludes her beloved royal Christmas series with an unforgettable romance about a confident American woman and the strait-laced royal advisor who falls hopelessly in love with her. Contemporary/Romance/Women’s Fiction from Avon.
Single All The Way by Portia Macintosh published in E-book, Audiobook, Paperback and Audio CD on 18th August 2022. It was originally released as a novella and this new edition is inspired by the original but is a full length story with a brand new plot and ending. Contemporary/Romance from Boldwood.
Snowed in for Christmas by Sarah Morgan is out on 27th October in Paperback, E-book and Audiobook. It’s a romance full of lots of family drama and festive fun – exactly what we expect from Sarah’s Christmas releases – there’s never been a bad one! You can pre-order here. Contemporary/Romance/Women’s Fiction from HQ.
The Christmas Spirit by Debbie Macomber publishes on 5th & 6th October 2022 in Hardback, Audiobook and E-book. It’s worth keeping an eye on this one because it’s a hefty price even for E-book, one to add to your wishlist or shopping basket to get price drop alerts. Contemporary/Romance/Women’s Fiction from Sphere.
The Christmas Wish by Lindsey Kelk publishes on 10th November in Hardback, E-book and Audiobook. It’s the hilarious new Christmas Romance from a much-loved Sunday Times bestselling Author. Now is your chance to get your hands on a signed (book-plated) hardback from us here at Tea Leaves and Reads! Check here for more information. Contemporary/Romance/Women’s Fiction/Romantic Comedy from Harper Collins.
The Gingerbread Café by Anita Faulkner publishes on 27th October 2022 in Paperback, Audiobook and E-book. It’s the brand new Cotswold Romance from Author of A Colourful Country Escape. Cosy Winter reading for chilly nights and falling snow. Contemporary/Romance/Women’s Fiction from Sphere.
The Christmas Bookshop by Jenny Colgan publishes on 27th October 2022 in Paperback. Hardback and E-book already published. Cosy ‘get away from it all’ romance is what Jenny Colgan is known best for! Contemporary Romance from Sphere.
The Christmas Clash by Suzanne Park publishes on 4th October 2022 in paperback (Audio too it seems but that’s very very expensive!). Who’s naughty and nice at Riverwood Mall? In this hilarious YA holiday rom-com, two rivals get together to save their families’ livelihoods, and Christmas, too! Romantic Comedy/Contemporary Romance from Sourcebooks.
The Christmas Holiday by Phillipa Ashley publishes on 10th November 2022 in Paperback, E-book and Audiobook. Let Sunday Times bestseller Phillipa Ashley whisk you away to the Lakes this Christmas, with a story full of unexpected romance, second chances, snowflakes and starlight! Order your signed copy here. Contemporary/Women’s Fiction/Romance from Avon Books.
The Christmas Postcards by Karen Swan publishes in Paperback, E-book and Audiobook on 27th October 2022. Set in a chocolate-box village, a woman makes a surprising connection with a pen-pal that will change her life – and warm your heart – in the new novel from Sunday Times bestselling author Karen Swan. You can pre-order your copy with a signed book-plate from us at Tea Leaves and Reads here! Contemporary/Women’s Fiction/Romance from Pan.
The Cosy Travelling Christmas Shop by Lilac Mills publishes in E-book and Paperback on 1st September 2022. A delightfully heartwarming and funny festive romance for fans of Rebecca Raisin and Sue Moorcroft. Contemporary/Women’s Fiction from Canelo.
The Road to Christmas by Sheila Roberts publishes 20th September 2022 in E-book, Audiobook & Paperback. From USA TODAY bestselling author Sheila Roberts, three generations of travelers embark on a Christmas road trip filled with humor and heart, set against the snowy mountains of Washington State. Contemporary Fiction from Mira Books.
Two Christmases: 2 (Love at Auction) by Suleena Bibra publishes on 25th October 2022 in Mass Market Paperback and E-book. Visit New York City for the Holidays with Sulena Bibra. Romance from Carina Press.
Together Under a Snowy Skye by Lisa Hobman published 24th August 2022 in paperback and e-book. Escape to the Isle of Skye this winter with bestseller Lisa Hobman, for this brand new wonderfully romantic read. Contemporary/Romance from Boldwood Books.
The Santa Suit by Mary Kay Andrews publishes in Paperback on 22nd November 2022. Already out in E-book and Hardback, comes this novella celebrating the magic of Christmas and second chances. Contemporary/Women’s Fiction from St Martin’s Press.
The Twelve Jays of Christmas by Donna Andrews publishes in Mass Market Paperback on the 8th November 2022. Already out in Hardcover and E-book, the cast of the bestselling Meg Langslow mystery series is back for an unforgettable holiday story. Mystery/Humour from Minotaur Books.
The Twelve Topsy-Turvey, Very Messy Days of Christmas by James Patterson publishes on 29th September 2022 in E-book, Audiobook and Hardback. No stockings, no gifts, no tinsel, no tree… has Christmas been cancelled? Contemporary Fiction/ Literary Fiction from Century.
The Holiday Trap by Roan Parrish publishes 6th September in E-book, Audiobook and Paperback. For fans of Alexandria Bellefleur and Alexis Hall comes a charming, hilarious, and heartwarming LGBTQIA+ romcom about two separate couples finding love over the holidays from acclaimed author Roan Parrish. Lesbian Romance/Romantic Comedy/Literary Fiction from Sourcebooks Casablanca.
The Winter Killer by Alex Pine publishes on 13th October 2022 in Ebook, Audiobook and Paperback. It’s the new instalment in the gripping British detective crime fiction series (DI James Walker). Thriller/Crime/Suspense from Avon.
You’re a Mean One Matthew Prince by Timothy Janovsky is out 4th November 2022 in paperback (4th October in E-book). An “effervescent” Christmas LGBTQIA+ New Adult RomCom, perfect for fans of Schitt’s Creek and Red White & Royal Blue. Romantic Comedy/LGBTQ+/Romance from Sourcebooks Casablanca.