This edition of the New York Times bestseller—a heartwarming tale of humor, romance, and mystery by the bestselling author of Split Second—includes the brand-new short story, Waiting for Santa. Baldacci whips up a pleasant holiday confection.—People.
Tom Langdon, a weary and cash-strapped journalist, is banned from flying when a particularly thorough airport security search causes him to lose his cool. Now, he must take the train if he has any chance of arriving in Los Angeles in time for Christmas with his girlfriend. To finance the trip, he sells a story about a train ride taken during the Christmas season.