A Christmas Gift for Mama

A Christmas Gift for Mama

By: Lauren Thompson

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Winter has come early to the city, and by the time Christmas week arrives, Grace and her mother feel as if the cold wind will never stop blowing. Times are bad for everyone this year, but especially so for Grace and her mother, since Grace's father died the Spring before. When Grace attempts to regain some holiday magic be selling her beloved doll in order to buy her mother a special Christmas present she realizes the most perfect gift is their love for each other. A lovely retelling of O.Henry's classic, 'The Gift of the Magi.' - Buy with confidence from 'Your neighborhood book store,... online (tm)


A heartwarming holiday story that has special meaning in today's world.
Winter has come early to the city, and by the time Christmas week arrives, Grace and her mother feel as if the cold wind will never stop blowing. Times are hard for everyone this year, but especially so for Grace and her mother, since Grace's father died the spring before. Christmas was always a time of cheer and celebration before Papa died, but this year, in their cold, small apartment, and with Mama working long hours for a seamstress, Christmas has lost its magic.

Title: A Christmas Gift for Mama

Author Name: Lauren Thompson

Categories: Books & Paper,

Publisher: Scholastic: 2003

ISBN Number: 0590307258

ISBN Number 13: 9780590307253

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Seller ID: 32233