30 Christmas Novels to Start Reading Now
Add a little holiday magic to your reading list this year with some festive contemporary fiction. These Christmas novels are perennial favorites that you’ll want to read and re-read every Christmas season. We’ve put together a list of some of the most-read, best-loved contemporary Christmas novels out there. This is a good starter list with some of the best-ever Christmas reads published over the past few decades. From Debbie Macomber to Richard Paul Evans and Karen Kingsbury to Elin Hilderbrand, these authors know Christmas, and their stories are full of winter wonderlands and family memories. (Some have even been made into Hallmark Channel movies!) Make some new memories with your reading list this holiday season and discover your new favorite Christmas reads. We have a feeling you’ll like these.
Looking to Get in the Christmas Spirit With a Good Book? Start Here.
A Christmas by the Sea by Melody Carlson
A Very Nantucket Christmas by Nancy Thayer
A Winter Dream by Richard Paul Evans
Alaskan Holiday by Debbie Macomber
Christmas at Little Beach Street Bakery by Jenny Colgan
Christmas at the Chalet by Anita Hughes
Christmas Bells by Jennifer Chiaverini
Christmas in London by Anita Hughes
Christmas Joy by Nancy Naigle
Dear Santa by Nancy Naigle
This brand-new Christmas novel sees Angela Carson struggling to keep her family’s holiday store, Heart of Christmas, alive in small-town Pleasant Sands, North Carolina. After 60 years, a big box store has moved in, but a Christmas miracle may just change everything.