Shelley Shepard Gray is a New York Times and USA Today bestselling author, a finalist for the American Christian Fiction Writers prestigious Carol Award, and a two-time HOLT Medallion winner. She lives in southern Ohio, where she writes full-time, bakes too much, and can often be found walking her dachshunds on her town's bike trail.
"Gray's latest embodies the meaning of Christmas. It is a reminder
that all situations -- good, bad or inconvenient -- happen for a
reason: It is God's plan."--Romantic Times BOOKclub
"A sweet, straightforward story about how love can be tested by family, faith, and personal insecurity. Enjoyable and heartwarming."--USA Today
"A story of love and forgiveness, Gray paints a stirring picture of Christmas time and the magic it can have on people."--The Deseret News
"An engaging, romantic love story...of faith, family and misunderstandings highlights the rich magic of Christmas and why it's known as the blessed season of love, forgiveness and joy."--Midwest Book Review on A CHRISTMAS FOR KATIE
..".full of the warmth of the Christmas season, this charming story is a perfect reminder of what the holiday is all about!"--Reader to Reader on A CHRISTMAS FOR KATIE