As December turns Lake Eden into the North Pole, the heat is on in Hannah Swensens kitchen to honor two Christmas promises: baking irresistible holiday cupcakes and preventing a person who attempted murder from succeeding the second time around! While Hannah speeds through a lengthy holiday checklist, drama in town grows like Santas waistline on Christmas Eve. Her sister Andrea wants to stave off the blues by helping out at The Cookie Jar, Micheles love life is becoming complicated, Lisa needs Hannahs advice, and Delores has a Christmas secret shes not willing to share. But nothing dampens the holiday mood more than the chilling mystery surrounding the man found near death in an abandoned storefront two doors down from Hannahs bakery . . . The befuddled John Doe cant recall a thing about himselfexcept for his unusual knowledge of restoring antique furniture. With a smattering of clues and barely enough time to frost Christmas cookies, Hannah must solve a deadly puzzle that could leave her dashing through the snow for her life! Features Over a Dozen Cookie and Dessert Recipes from The Cookie Jar!