Auto boutiques-francophones Simple and secure cloud storage Personal Care Cook All-New Kindle Paperwhite Music Deals Store Fall Tools
Buy Used
CDN$ 0.01
+ CDN$ 6.49 shipping
Used: Good | Details
Sold by Orion, LLC
Condition: Used: Good
Comment: .
Have one to sell?
Flip to back Flip to front
Listen Playing... Paused   You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition.
Learn more
See all 2 images

Christmas Present (Free) Mass Market Paperback – Sep 1 1994

See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions
Amazon Price New from Used from
Mass Market Paperback
"Please retry"
CDN$ 33.03 CDN$ 0.01

Unlimited FREE Two-Day Shipping for Six Months When You Try Amazon Student

Product Details

  • Mass Market Paperback: 295 pages
  • Publisher: HarperCollins Canada / Mass Market (Sept. 1 1994)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0380972409
  • ISBN-13: 978-0380972401
  • Product Dimensions: 17 x 10.2 x 2.3 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 159 g
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #1,640,312 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5 stars
5 star
4 star
3 star
2 star
1 star
See the customer review
Share your thoughts with other customers

Most helpful customer reviews

By Kristina Nikolova on Oct. 24 2014
Format: Mass Market Paperback Verified Purchase
Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again.

Most Helpful Customer Reviews on (beta) 1 review
3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
Kleypas entry great; it is also in two other anthologies! July 7 2008
By E. Lynch - Published on
Format: Mass Market Paperback Verified Purchase
A Christmas Present (1994) contains three holiday stories. Loretta Chase: Falling Stars; Judith E. French: Gifts of the Heart; and Lisa Kleypas: Surrender. The cover indicates it was "free with purchase" which leads me to believe each of these short stories were published previously (as the Kleypas entry was).

Surrendar is also in the anthology "Christmas Love Stories" Avon Books, 1991 and also in the very recent "Gifts of Love."

I will review at this moment "Surrender" and hope to read and review the other two short works at a later time. Surrender is one of those few stories which actually is well developed despite the shortened nature. Jason is a man tormented by his lower working class childhood who has made it good and left it all behind. The last step was marriage to a Boston nabob's daughter. He chose his school friend's sister (Laura) to fulfill this wish in bringing himself (and resultant children) into society. But it is not a marriage made in heaven and there is much misunderstanding to overcome. Add sexual tension to Jason's feelings of inferiority and you have quite an explosion ready to happen. You really wonder if it will all work out! Great secondary characters including Jason's family that he left behind (but not forgotten!). Worth getting this short story in any anthology it is in.

Look for similar items by category