Gideon's Gift: a novel
Karen Kingsbury, author of 24 books, has warmed the hearts of millions with her tales of miracles. Gideon's Gift captures a Christmas miracle that touches a frail young girl and a gruff homeless man. It is a story of faith, charity, and spiritual rebirth.
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|Grouping Title||gideons gift|
|Grouping Author||karen kingsbury|
|Grouping Language||English (eng)|
|Last Grouping Update||2021-04-10 04:51:36AM|
|Last Indexed||2021-04-10 05:06:56AM|
|Novelist Primary ISBN||9781449885489|
|auth_author2||McDonough, John (Narrator)|
|available_at_addison||Online OverDrive Collection|
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|display_description||One long-ago Christmas, Earl Gibson lost the two things most precious to him: his wife and daughter. Angry and heartbroken, he ended up living on the streets and abandoned any belief he'd once had in God.|
Ten years later Big Earl meets Gideon, a seven-year-old leukemia patient who believes with all her heart that "Christmas means never having to ask God how much he loves us." Gideon is determined to reach this lonely and hurting man who hates Christmas—and he is just as determined to rebuff her. It will take a miracle for Earl to come to understand the true meaning of Christmas. But if he can accept what Gideon wants to give him, he might find that he can return the favor with a precious gift of his own.
In GIDEON'S GIFT, Karen Kingsbury reminds us that Christmas is still a time of miraculous possibilities if only we reach out to those around us.
|owning_library_addison||Addison Public Library Online|
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