A Romance on the Santa Express

A Heartwarming Short Story to Snuggle Up with this Holiday

It’s Christmas Eve and head librarian Melissa Wright is travelling on the Shepherds Valley railway’s Santa Express, to reconcile with her on-and-off again ex Alex. However when she locks eyes with a handsome stranger on the platform, he threatens to throw her plans off track.

As Melissa and Daniel share stories over the traditional festive trimmings and Christmas crackers in the dining car, she has a choice to make before her journey ends. Does she find romance with this new man or does she give into nostalgia and try yet again with Alex?

Author's Notes

One snowy Christmas Eve, Librarian Melissa Wright boards the Santa Express to meet her on-again off-again ex, Alex. She locks eyes with a handsome stranger on the platform, but his curt exchange with a station master does not leave a good impression. However when she’s forced to stand in the packed train by a blustery open window, the grumpy stranger invites her to join him for Christmas lunch. As they sip champagne and enjoy all the festive trimmings together, does Melissa embark on a potential new romance? Or does interference from a meddling waiter force her to return to her neglectful ex…?

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Genre: Fiction > Romance

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