By Greg Kincaid
In this heartwarming novel, writer Greg Kincaid tells the soft tale of the way one very distinctive puppy replaced the lives of his adoptive family—and a whole town—forever.
“Todd, they continuously wish you to undertake a puppy. That’s what they do. in addition to, we don’t want one other animal round the following, and more than likely now not a dog.”
When Todd McCray, a developmentally challenged younger guy nonetheless residing on his parents’ Kansas farm, hears neighborhood animal shield is looking for transitority houses for its canines in the course of the days resulting in Christmas, he is aware precisely what he wishes for the vacations. His father items, yet Todd’s patience fast wins out. quickly the McCrays are the non permanent foster kin for a adorable pooch the younger guy names Christmas.
But what approximately the entire different canines who could be compelled to spend the yule season in cages? within the days that persist with, Todd makes use of his distinctive presents of persuasion to inspire his homeland to take part within the “Adopt a puppy for Christmas Program.” What follows from his small act of kindness will train his family members, and his group, approximately peace in the world and stable will towards men—and animals.
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A Dog Named Christmas by Greg Kincaid