Begin Again (Book 18 in The Blake Boys Series) Excerpt I

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Naughty or Nice?

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Excerpt

   

          When Teri-Lyn told her there was a holiday event going on at the Tomcats stadium the next day, Anna Beth had no idea she’d be dressing up like an elf.  She signed in when she arrived and reported to Mimi, the head cheerleader, who was in charge of assigning costumes.  Mimi gave her a quick once over and said she was the perfect height to play an elf.  The nerve of her! She could have been Mrs. Claus. Last time she checked, Santa’s wife wasn’t a supermodel.  She grabbed the costume and ventured further into the locker room to change and was overwhelmed by a cloud of perfume and hair spray.  The ladies were grooming themselves like it was a game day. Continue reading

The Jake Chronicles 9 – Present Hunting with the Gang

 


           I want to earn some extra money to buy a special Christmas gift, so mom lets me babysit the gang. Well, not really. She only leaves me alone with them for a few minutes but she still pays me for the hour. Dad asked us to write our Christmas lists this morning.  I know it’s just busy work.  He doesn’t want us poking around the house for presents. Continue reading