Based on a deeply personal true story, Glenn Beck's bittersweet tale of boyhood memories, wrenching life lessons, and the true meaning of the giving season has touched the hearts of readers everywhere."If you could change your life by reversing your biggest regrets, sorrows, and mistakes . . . would you?"When Eddie was twelve years old, all he ...Read MoreBased on a deeply personal true story, Glenn Beck's bittersweet tale of boyhood memories, wrenching life lessons, and the true meaning of the giving season has touched the hearts of readers everywhere."If you could change your life by reversing your biggest regrets, sorrows, and mistakes . . . would you?"When Eddie was twelve years old, all he wanted for Christmas was a bike. He knew money had been tight since his father died, but Eddie dreamed that "somehow "his mother would find a way to afford that dream bike. What he got from her instead was a sweater. ""A stupid, handmade, ugly sweater" "that young Eddie left in a crumpled ball in the corner of his room. Scarred deeply by the fateful events that transpired that day, Eddie begins a dark and painful journey toward manhood. It will take wrestling with himself, his faith, and his family--and the guidance of a mysterious neighbor named Russell--to help Eddie find his life's path and finally understand the significance of that simple gift his mother had crafted with love.Read Less
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I loved this book. I also read The Snow Angel by
Glen....truly both excellent reads. I couldn't put the books down. Waiting for more of the same.
Aug 18, 2011
Not to be forgotten story
This is a story of a young boy but it could be any one of us. It pulls the reader in for a surprise ending.
Aug 19, 2010
This book is GREAT!!! Read it! I couldn't put it down. I'm going to read it to my 7-year-old daughter.
Jan 8, 2009
A book I think everyone should read. It helps you to realize the true meaning of Christmas and God works in mysterious ways.
Jan 2, 2009
Wonderful Story for Many Ages
This is going to be one of my all time favorite books. It really makes you appreciate the here and now of what we have to be thankful for. Teenagers, grandparents, parents, etc... All can gain by reading this book. I have my own copy and bought 4 to give away. A must read!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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