“A Christmas Homecoming” by Melissa McClone is book five in the “Bar V5 Ranch”. This is Ellie Smith and Josiah Whittaker’s story.
Josiah is a billionaire who is staying at the Bar V5 dude ranch to recover from a serious illness. Josiah is a work a workaholic. He has a hard time slowing down, but he needs to in order to recover.
Josiah was friends with Ellie’s brother, but they haven’t seen each other in years. With Ellie working at Bar V5 ranch she and Josiah get reacquainted. They both immediately feel an attraction for each other. Ellie and Josiah are not looking for a relationship. Will they give into this attraction?
Josiah doesn’t like Christmas and Ellie wants to help him love Christmas again. The author does a great job of describing how the ranch is decorated for Christmas and the scenery. It feels like Christmas.
The author also incorporates difficult things that people may experience in life. This is a sweet and clean romance.
I received a copy of this book from NetGalley/Tule Publishing for an honest review.