Christmas in Bliss (Booklet) (Paperback)
It's Christmas Eve, and Nikki Michaels is on the last leg of her drive to celebrate the holidays at home. Though Christmas doesn't quite hold the same magic it did when she was younger, Nikki's idea of a merry Christmas is sharing in the festivities with her family in Salt Lake City—so when blizzard conditions force her off the snowpacked freeway in a middle-of-nowhere Idaho town called Bliss, she finds her situation anything but blissful. Snowed in at a rest stop with a small band of strangers, Nikki finds kinship in a fellow traveler who helps her find the magic of Christmas again and spread the spirit of the season to other stranded travelers. Christmas in Bliss is a heartwarming holiday tale that is sure to inspire readers with the hope and happiness found in the true meaning of Christmas.
- Pages: 32
About the Author
Michele Ashman Bell grew up in St. George, Utah, where she met her husband, Gary, at Dixie College. They are the proud parents of four children: Weston, Kendyl, Andrea, and Rachel.
A favorite pastime of Michele’s is supporting her children in all of their activities, traveling both in and outside the United States with her husband and family, and doing research for her books. She also scuba dives. Aside from being a busy wife and mother, Michele is an aerobics instructor at the Life Centre Athletic Club near her home.
Michele is the best-selling author of several books and a Christmas booklet and has also written children’s stories for the Friend magazine.
by Shauna - reviewed on November 16, 2012
What a delightful tale of strangers stranded at a rest stop as the roads are closed... It is Christmas Eve and all feel the loneliness as they are kept from family and friends. But... Nikki has food in her car and Brian has a truck full of toys... As the two play Santa Claus to the stranded children a peace settles over this quiet rest stop just outside of a town called Bliss. It will be a Christmas they never forget and a story you will remember for years to come :)
Wonderful Christmas Story
by Linda - reviewed on November 09, 2012
Christmas In Bliss is a sweet story full of humor and touching moments. It can be a very tense situation when several people are stranded at a rest stop on Christmas Eve, but the author adds bits of humor to lighten the mood. Everyone is stuck in Bliss, a small town in Idaho, until the blizzard stops and a snowplow can clear the roads. You can also tell that there is an attraction between this couple who are helping everyone to remember Christmas. This is an uplifting story of only 24 pages. Written By Linda Weaver Clarke, Author