It’s 1965 in the tiny mountain town of Dry Falls, NC. Ruthie is desperate to bring Christmas home. Devastated by her no-account husband’s betrayal, Ruthie writes a letter to Santa for help. She’s unprepared for the whirlwind of emotion and ensuing heartache when Santa himself shows up at Jerry’s Diner. What will Ruthie do? What will Mama think?
With Love, Ruthie: A Southern Christmas Novel (Heartache in the Southern Hills)