Christmas normally descends on Lake Eden, Minnesota, as
gently as reindeer alighting on a rooftopâ€”but this
yuletide season the only thing coming down Hannah
Swensenâ€™s chimney is a case of murderâ€¦
The holidays have arrived, and Hannah and her good pal
Lisa have agreed to provide all the goodies for the townâ€™s
annual production of A Christmas Carol. But before anyone
can say â€śBah, humbug!â€ť a Santa-sized sackful of trouble
ensues. Like the fact that Lisaâ€™s husband will be playing
Mr. Claus to his ex-girlfriend Phyllis Batesâ€™ Mrs. Claus.
Or that before the curtains even go up Phyllis is found
dead in the snowâ€”wearing a costume that the real Mrs.
Claus would put on the naughty list. Soon after the
suspects pile up faster than snowdrifts in a blizzard,
while a merry murderer remains on the loose. With clues
even harder to find, it might take a visit from ghosts of
Christmas past to wrap up this mystery in time for the
Includes a Dozen Holiday Recipes from The Cookie Jar!