"Glenn Beck's #1 " New York Times " bestselling holiday novel is now available on audio for only $14.99." When Eddie was twelve years old, all he wanted for Christmas was a bike. Although his life had gotten harder--and money tighter--since his father died, Eddie dreamed that somehow his mother would find a way to have his dream bike gleaming ...
"Glenn Beck's #1 " New York Times " bestselling holiday novel is now available on audio for only $14.99." When Eddie was twelve years old, all he wanted for Christmas was a bike. Although his life had gotten harder--and money tighter--since his father died, Eddie dreamed that somehow his mother would find a way to have his dream bike gleaming beside their modest Christmas tree that morning. What he got from her instead was a sweater that young Eddie left in a crumpled ball in the corner of his room. Scarred deeply by the realization that kids don't always get what they want, and too young to understand that he already owned life's most valuable treasures, that Christmas morning was the beginning of Eddie's dark and painful journey on the road to manhood. It will take wrestling with himself, his faith, and his family to help Eddie find his path through the storm clouds of life and finally see the real significance of that simple gift his mother had crafted by hand with love in her heart. Based on a deeply personal true story, "The Christmas Sweater " is a warm and poignant tale of family, faith, and forgiveness that makes us question whether we really know what's most important in our own lives.
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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