White Christmas by Cheryl Pierson
Approx. 7,770 words.
Published on June 29, 2011 by
Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery.
Since her divorce, ER nurse, Carlie Thomas, has spent Christmas on duty. This year, however, she's decided to take a break. What she gets is an unexpected house guest.
Derek Pierce, a fireman with no family, needs some special care after being injured in a fire. As Christmas approaches, Carlie discovers that she has more in common with Derek than being alone.