Binged your way through all of Hallmark’s latest Christmas movies? We’ve got you covered! Here is some swoon-worthy YA to help you get in the holiday spirit! Just place a hold and pick up a copy at your closest Caledon Public Library branch!
When Dylan’s older sister, Dusty, wins the hand of a handsome Scottish laird on a reality tv show, she suddenly finds herself being whisked away to the highlands to act as a Maid of Honour in their televised wedding ceremony. Awkward and camera shy, the entire event is Dylan’s worst nightmare, until she meets an incredibly handsome and bookish groomsman named Jamie.
Paige HATES making decisions. The very idea causes her to have an anxiety attack. Faced with a last minute decision about Christmas, Paige is paralyzed with fear about making the right choice: should she join her best friend (and longtime crush) at his family’s romantic cabin, or should she go with her mom to NYC (a place she has been dreaming about visiting for as long as she can remember). Fate steps in, splitting Paige’s life into two parallel universes where she can see what will happen down each path before she chooses.
A collection of 12 holiday themed short stories written by some of YA’s most popular writers including Jenny Han (P.S. I Still Love You), Gayle Forman (If I Stay), and Holly Black (The Cruel Prince). Whether you celebrate Hannukah, Christmas, Winter Solstice, or New Year’s, there is something for everyone!
Also available as an ebook or audiobook through Overdrive!
When Kendall and Max witness a tragic accident in New York City, they find themselves racked with guilt. The two decide to perform random acts of kindness to strangers throughout the holiday season to try and put some positive energy out into the world. Their challenge brings them together as they explore their vibrant city and learn other people’s stories and secrets. Available through Hoopla.
It’s Christmas in 1817 and lady’s maid Kate Darby is so busy that she hardly has time to notice. Likewise, Matt Harlow finds himself with his hands full when tasked with acting as a valet for two of the estate’s holiday guests. Their lives are made even more complicated, however, when they both find themselves involved in a counterfeiting scheme. The intrigue brings them together, and sparks soon start to fly!