A Royal Christmas

A Christmas Novella

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Adelaide Smith is too busy for fairy tales. She's been working hard to put herself through law school, and she's determined to stay focused on her goals. Then she receives a letter notifying her that she is a direct descendant of King Maximillian Konig V, the ruler of a small European principality called Montovia.

What? No. That's the stuff of cheesy made-for-TV movies, not real life.

Still, curiosity gets the best of her, leading to a Christmas break trip chock-full of surprises, including a charming village, an opulent palace, family mysteries, royal jealousies, a handsome young member of Parliament, and the chance at a real-life fairy tale romance.

Praise for Melody Carlson's Christmas Novellas

"Perfect for fireside reading on a cold December night."--Publishers Weekly on A Quilt for Christmas

"Heartfelt, engaging, and romantic."--Urban Lit Magazine on A Christmas in the Alps

"As light and sweet as a Hallmark movie."--Booklist on The Christmas Swap

"The perfect afternoon getaway during a busy holiday season."--Library Journal on A Christmas by the Sea

The Author

  1. Melody Carlson

    Melody Carlson

    Melody Carlson is the award-winning author of more than 250 books with sales of more than 7.5 million, including many bestselling Christmas novellas, young adult titles, and contemporary romances. She received a Romantic Times Career Achievement...

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"Carlson puts a charming, Christmassy spin on a rags-to-royalty Cinderella story. Readers will cheer on her spunky, earnest heroine."

Publishers Weekly

"Carlson's latest impeccably written inspirational romance is wholesome holiday fun for readers who like their romances dressed up with a bit of fairy-tale glitz and glam."


"A Royal Christmas is a delightful story that seems like a fairy tale come true. If you enjoy Christmas romance stories filled with mystery, adventure, and danger, you're certain to enjoy this novella."

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