The Blue Ornament is the story of nine-year-old Andrew MacClean, who seems to awaken in the middle of the night to the sound of someone singing. When he goes downstairs to investigate, he discovers a boy about his own age near the Christmas tree. Alarmed at first by the presence of an intruder, Andrew soon finds that the boy's kindness calms his fears. The stranger finally says that he must leave, but reassures Andrew that he will return only once Andrew has succeeded in giving the perfect gift! Then the stranger disappears ...

The Blue Ornament 2015, Bluemantle Publishing

ISBN-13: 9780966548563