A Vicarage Christmas Audiobook Cover

A Vicarage Christmas

Hannah Curtis

Welcome to Thornwaite, a quaint village tucked in England's Lake District, where Anna Holley, the shyest of four sisters, returns for Christmas and meets a stranger at the local pub. Little does she know that he is actually her father's new curate, and their unexpected connection leads to a magical and transformative Christmas. Written by Kate Hewitt and published by Blackstone Publishing, 'A Vicarage Christmas' is a heartwarming audiobook that explores love, forgiveness, and the power of second chances.

USD 0 14.95


Welcome to Thornwaite

Welcome to Thornwaite, a quaint village tucked up in England’s beautiful but rainy Lake District. This charming little village is the setting for the heartwarming holiday tale, A Vicarage Christmas. The story revolves around the Holley sisters, specifically Anna Holley, the third sister out of four. Anna has always felt a bit forgotten in the shadow of her more outgoing and charismatic siblings. A childhood tragedy left her retreating into shyness and struggling with social anxiety.

A Challenging Homecoming

After spending several years away from home, Anna decides to return to Thornwaite for Christmas. Little does she know that her visit will bring unexpected surprises and put her social capabilities to the test. Anna's father has an important announcement to make, adding an air of anticipation to the holiday festivities. But even amidst the cozy chaos of the busy vicarage, Anna struggles to avoid her sisters' bossy questions, which only intensify her anxieties.

A Chance Encounter

Feeling overwhelmed, Anna decides to escape to the local pub one evening. There, she encounters a handsome stranger named Simon who is nursing a pint. With no expectations or judgments, Simon becomes a confidant and the perfect person for Anna to share her deepest secrets with. Among those secrets is a long-held crush on her sister's boyfriend. Little does Anna know that Simon is not just a random stranger, but actually the new curate working under her father.

Confronting the Past

Anna is mortified when she realizes the truth about Simon's identity. However, Simon refuses to let her retreat into her usual shyness. He challenges her to confront her past, face her fears, and express her long-hidden feelings. As Anna opens up to Simon, not only does she find her voice, but she also discovers a surprising connection with him. Both Anna and Simon have their own heartaches and personal struggles to overcome, but together they embark on a journey of healing and self-discovery.

A Magical Christmas

Set against the backdrop of the holiday season, A Vicarage Christmas explores themes of love, forgiveness, and the power of second chances. As Anna and Simon navigate their own emotional journeys, they find solace and comfort in each other's company. With Thornwaite's charm and the spirit of Christmas surrounding them, both Anna and Simon have the opportunity to create new memories and experience the most magical Christmas they have ever known.

Written by Kate Hewitt and published by Blackstone Publishing, A Vicarage Christmas is a heartwarming audiobook that will captivate listeners with its relatable characters and engaging storyline. Whether you're a fan of holiday romances or simply enjoy a touching tale of self-discovery, this audiobook is sure to warm your heart this Christmas.

Additional Info

Book Name: A Vicarage Christmas
Book Format: AudiobookFormat
Authors: Kate Hewitt
Narrators: Hannah Curtis
Genres: Literature & Fiction
Audiobook Length: 4H38M
Publisher: Blackstone Publishing
Language: English
Publish Date: 2021-04-13
Last Price: 14.95 USD

Frequently Asked Questions(FAQ)

Where is Thornwaite located?

Thornwaite is located in the Lake District in England.

Who is the main character in the story?

The main character is Anna Holley.

Why did Anna retreat into shyness?

Anna retreated into shyness due to a family tragedy when she was a child.

Why is coming back to Thornwaite difficult for Anna?

Coming back to Thornwaite is difficult for Anna because it puts her social capabilities to the test.

Who does Anna meet at the local pub?

Anna meets a handsome stranger named Simon at the local pub.

What secret does Anna reveal to Simon?

Anna reveals her long-held crush on her sister's boyfriend to Simon.

Who is Simon in relation to Anna's father?

Simon is Anna's father's new curate.

How does Simon help Anna confront her past?

Simon doesn't let Anna retreat into her usual shyness and forces her to confront her past.

What is the main theme of the story?

The main theme of the story is healing and finding courage to face one's fears.

Is the story set during Christmas?

Yes, the story is set during Christmas.


9 reviews for this audiobook
  • Em
    Emily 06-Oct-2023

    What a heartwarming and delightful story! A Vicarage Christmas by Kate Hewitt is a beautiful portrayal of love, hope, and forgiveness. The characters are so well-developed, and the descriptions are so vivid that I felt like I was right there in the English countryside with them. This is a perfect audiobook to listen to during the holiday season.

  • Ja
    Jacob 10-Oct-2023

    Kate Hewitt has created a cozy and enchanting world in A Vicarage Christmas. The story is filled with warmth, charm, and a touch of Christmas magic. I loved getting to know the characters and experiencing their journey of love and redemption. The narrator did a fantastic job of bringing the story to life, making it a delight to listen to.

  • So
    Sophie 24-Oct-2023

    If you're looking for a heartwarming holiday story, look no further than A Vicarage Christmas. Kate Hewitt's writing is full of warmth and emotion, and the characters are so relatable. This audiobook will tug at your heartstrings and leave you with a smile on your face. Highly recommend!

  • Ol
    Oliver 11-Nov-2023

    A Vicarage Christmas is the perfect audiobook to get you in the holiday spirit. The story is filled with love, family, and the magic of Christmas. Kate Hewitt's writing is so vivid, I could practically see the decorations and smell the gingerbread cookies as I listened. I loved every minute of it!

  • Em
    Emma 15-Nov-2023

    I thoroughly enjoyed A Vicarage Christmas. Kate Hewitt has a way of writing that makes the characters come alive and the story feel so real. It's a heartwarming and uplifting tale that reminds us to cherish the moments that matter. The narration was top-notch, making this audiobook a joy to listen to.

  • Li
    Liam 20-Nov-2023

    A Vicarage Christmas is a delightful audiobook that captures the true spirit of the holiday season. Kate Hewitt's storytelling is immersive, and her characters are so well-developed and relatable. I couldn't help but fall in love with the cozy English setting and the heartwarming romance. Highly recommend!

  • Gr
    Grace 01-Jan-2024

    This audiobook transported me to a charming English vicarage at Christmastime. Kate Hewitt's descriptive writing brought the setting to life, and I found myself fully immersed in the story. The romance was sweet and the message of forgiveness was powerful. A perfect audiobook to listen to during the holidays.

  • Be
    Benjamin 12-Feb-2024

    A Vicarage Christmas is a heartwarming and enchanting story that captures the magic of Christmas. Kate Hewitt's writing is engaging and evocative, and the characters are so well-developed. I couldn't stop listening to this audiobook and didn't want it to end. Highly recommend for anyone looking for a feel-good holiday story.

  • Av
    Ava 28-Feb-2024

    I absolutely adored A Vicarage Christmas. Kate Hewitt has crafted a story filled with love, hope, and second chances. The characters are so relatable and the setting is beautifully described. This audiobook will leave you with a warm and fuzzy feeling, perfect for the holiday season.

Add a Review

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Your Rating *