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A Dog Named Christmas Audiobook

A Dog Named Christmas

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Publisher's Summary

Todd, the youngest of four children, has a developmental disability that keeps him at home on the farm with his mother and father. One special holiday season, Todd hears an ad on the radio from a shelter looking for temporary homes for their dogs during the holiday week. When Todd's parents at last give in to his pleas for this charitable cause, the family is faced with an entire shelter full of dogs needing homes.

Using his special charms and gifts of persuasion, Todd encourages his whole community to help in the "adopt a dog for Christmas program" and, more importantly, teaches his family the true meaning of goodwill.

©2008 Greg Kincaid; (P)2008 Blackstone Audio, Inc.

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    "Great read!"

    Wonderful book for any time of the year and for all ages. Great for families to listen together. Highly recommend!

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    Amanda R Ann Arbor, MI United States 11-20-15
    Amanda R Ann Arbor, MI United States 11-20-15 Member Since 2012
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    "Heartwarming!"

    This was such a heartfelt story. I thoroughly enjoyed getting to know the characters and meeting Christmas. A wonderful read anytime but especially cozy and fitting over the holidays. If you need a smile and warm feeling in your heart this is a great read!

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    Kindle Customer Aurora, CO, United States 08-18-15
    Kindle Customer Aurora, CO, United States 08-18-15 Member Since 2012
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    "Heart Full"

    Two very special characters, one a special boy, the other an amazing dog. Read it, you will be glad you did!

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    Jean Sikute 08-12-15
    Jean Sikute 08-12-15 Member Since 2017
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    "A dog and a family"

    What I liked about this story is that it was a good heartwarming story for a family and people of all ages. It told a story about love, and growing together as a family. It had some light drama which added some excitement, but not so much that it would be traumatic to children. The characters were very real and added some whit and humor to the story. And the narration by Mark Bramhall was just perfect for the characters.
    A delightful story anyone would enjoy.

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    Kellee 07-04-15
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    "Entertainingly directive to a path of honor and values we seem to have forgotten as a nation ..."

    Simply, a great story...refreshingly clean , kind, & holding a sense of values,
    We all should be more inclined to instill into our own lives...

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    Teresa 05-29-15
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    "Great Story!"

    I got addicted and finished the book in one afternoon! Great book!! Loved it !!

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    "Very sweet story"

    This story proves that there is a dog for everybody. Not just an animal but a member of the family.

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    "If you love dogs... Listen"

    I'm an admitted dog lover so that may have a part in my enjoyment of this book. That being said this is a heart warming book that reminds us how much happiness a dog can bring to our lives.

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    Wendy Siemens Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, CA 04-07-15
    Wendy Siemens Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, CA 04-07-15 Member Since 2009
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    "Tugs at your heart but ends well"

    I love animals and this story is about a special needs boy a shelter dog and a war hero father who has memories of a war dog who died in service protecting him. Made me cry but ends well.

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    "Feel good story"

    This story is pretty short but I enjoyed it a lot. It definitely made me feel good. I saw the movie, which expanded on the story a bit. I like it as well.

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