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A Texas Legacy Christmas (Texas Legacy #4)

4.06 of 5 stars 4.06  ·  rating details  ·  247 ratings  ·  31 reviews
Zack Kahler heads back to Texas with a homeless eight-year-old pickpocket named Curly in tow. But soon Zack finds his hands full as he tries to run a newspaper, recover from a lost love, and keep his unruly charge out of trouble. Boardinghouse worker and life-long outcast Alice Hawkins has had her fair share of hurt and rejection. When Zack and Curly show up on her doorste ...more
Paperback, 288 pages
Published September 1st 2007 by Barbour Books
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Lindsey (Books for Christian Girls)
{Merry CHRISTmas everyone! Every Monday, Wednesday & Friday in honor of our Savior’s birth there’ll be a new Christmas book review! With a couple giveaways sprinkled in, it’s going to be so much fun! Let’s start!}

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“Zack Kahler thinks he is leaving New York City for home in Texas to publish his own newspaper, but a pair of six-year-old twins and a young woman from his past complicate the situation. What will this Christmas bring to this group of strangers now thrown together?”
Title: A Texas Legacy Christmas
Author: DiAnn Mills
Published: Barbour Books
Reviewed By: Arlena Dean
Rating: 5
Series: Texas Legacy #4

"A Texas Legacy Christmas" by Diann Mills was a wonderful Christian Christmas story and the fourth in this series that will keep you turning the pages until the end. We find Zack Kahler is returning to his hometown of Kahlerville, Texas to work at his local newspaper. However, he never knew that from a slip on ice would land him with two six year old twins. As
Sexual harassment occurred long before that term existed. In this story, Chloe must deal with sexual harassment from her boss who wants to marry her. Add her school teacher, Miss Scott, who is the teacher you wished you had. Then there is Simon who is a great cook but probably more important--a wise man.

Zack [from book 1 of this series] who loves the Lord & find he can love a set of twins. Zack & Chloe have known each other since childhood. Even then he was helping her. Add Zack's loving
Carrie Daws
A gentle story of healing and redemption, this sweet book shows the beauty of passing on the grace you've received from others.
A TEXAS LEGACY CHRISTMAS is the final book in the Texas Legacy Series. Zack Kahler is now grown and living in New York but looking forward to moving back to Kahlerville and running the town newspaper. Before he leaves New York he has a chance encounter with a set of 6 year-old, pick-pocketing twins. When he learns the twins are orphans he decides to make a donation to the orphanage before he leaves town. In a twist of fate and a matter of 24 hours he finds himself adopting the twins, Curly and h ...more
"A Texas Legacy Christmas" is a book unlike the others in the series, after all there wasn't a single gun shot fired, hehe. Seriously this was a very good book and nothing like the others. There is a little mystery but sorry that story line was a little too predictable, but with it being a Christmas book, totally understandable.

I wasn't too disappointed with the book, but I really hate that there is a characters story that was just left hanging with no resolution. I have looked to see if maybe t
This book covered a number of topics: unwanted children, racism, parental abuse as well as the love of family, friends, a spouse, and God. It was a nice book to read at this hectic time of year.
Plot: Zack Kahler leaves New York with 6 year old twins he has unthinkingly agreed to adopt. Chloe Weaver has always been an outcast who is now succeeding in her work at the boarding house. Now Zack has returned to his hometown--he like her; she likes him. Can they get together??
Wendy Sparkes
A sweet Christmas romance. Nice to see Zach Kahler all grown-up and navigating fatherhood with those precious & hilarious twins he's adopted, and pursuing romance with childhood friend Chloe Weaver.

A nice end to the Texas Legacy series.

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Sandy Duke
This one takes a slow pace throughout the book towards the inevitable. No big surprises here. Other than the slow-paced romance, there is a side-theme regarding the plight of orphans of that era and of child abuse and neglect. Although it was a slow walk in the park, the trip was enjoyable.
Great Read

Very enjoyable reading. Edited well and easy to read. I enjoyed the theme of helping the unfortunate and forgiving those who have wronged us.
This book was extremely cliche and not in the least bit believable. I was disappointed because I really enjoyed several other books by the author.
a great story line to finish the series.... story continues with Zack and his exploration in finding his way and making decisions on his career n relationships in the city and returning where he has love and support of family n community to make his life count. Listening and being obedient to God's voice and learning God walks with you in the hard time as you learn forgiveness and explore your emotional buttons that you need to hand over to God to work in you.
We are all adopted into God's kingdo
Good story so far of a man who meets up with two urchins on the streets of NY and they try to steal his wallet, he soon makes many changes in his life and theirs. A single man adopts two urchins that he believes to be boys only to find that one is a girl. He takes them to his hometown and his whole family fall in love with the angelic couple. Life really becomes interesting when Zack meets an old friend from schooldays and they find that they have a lot in comon and tho both have decided to liv ...more
I loved this light Christmas romance.

Predictable, but just right for the season.
A continuation of a family's story. I really enjoyed the story. A good read.
Steve Campbell
I'm not a big fan of the romance genre, but I'll put up with a lot that I don't normally like if it's wrapped up in a Christmas setting. This story has all the elements of the formula for romance literature. If you like a good dose of Christian values and dialogue mixed in, then you'll like this book even more. If you normally don't like romance novels or Christmas stories, then you'll want to pass on this one. If you like faith-based romance novels and Christmas, then you will find this to be a ...more
Scott Jeremy Nino Roberts
The book cover looks nice. I give this book 4 stars.
Feb 02, 2014 Alyssa added it
Shelves: romance
a good story about family, love, and faith. however, it just lacked impact.
Betty Melton

good clean fun.. warm and fuzzy. you know what is coming but get excited anyway well written with great character
Sweet and simple historical romance.
It was a cute, quick Christmas read but a bit slow-paced. This is the fourth book in the series, and I think perhaps if I had read the previous books first I would have felt more of a connection with the characters.
WOW! I mean, WOW! I totally loved reading this book! Diann Mills really does know how to write a good story; one that will grip you and hold your attention until you've reached the end!
what a nice story. enjoyed
This is my first time reading a book by DiAnne. It was good. I liked Zack and Chloe.
Truly enjoyed the story of Zach and Chloe. A good ending to an excellent series.
Victoria Newman
Is a great book to read
This is a sweet, believable, early 1900s romance.
Great feel good story!
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DiAnn Mills is a bestselling author who believes her readers should expect an adventure. She combines unforgettable characters with unpredictable plots to create action-packed, suspense-filled novels.

Her titles have appeared on the CBA and ECPA bestseller lists; won two Christy Awards; and been finalists for the RITA, Daphne Du Maurier, Inspirational Readers’ Choice, and Carol award contests. Lib
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