Synopses & Reviews
Tom Hegg's beloved holiday classic A Cup of Christmas Tea
is a simple yet remarkable story of a true Christmas miracle, the triumph of a soul.
A young man's reluctant visit to share a cup of tea with his old great aunt reminds us all that the simple act of sharing is at the very heart of the Christmas spirit.
That is why nearly two million readers have made this story a treasured part of their families' most cherished tradition. Many have called it a new Christmas classic. It is a story you will not forget.
This heartwarming poem brings the true meaning of Christmas joyously to life. Reluctantly, in the midst of the Christmas rush, a man decides to go visit his ailing Great Aunt, but while there, peace and love and wonderful Christmas spirit surround the two of them as they share a cup of Christmas tea.
About the Author
Tom Hegg is the director of drama at Breck School, Minneapolis, MN, where he holds the rank of Master Teacher. He is the recipient of several awards and commendations in connection with his teaching career, including the titles of Teacher of Excellence and Honor Roll Teacher bestowed by the MN Education Association, and a listing in Whos Who Among Americas Teachers
. Mr. Hegg is a public speaker with extensive national experience. His programs gather around the theme of the triumph of the human spirit in the face of adversity. Audiences find themselves buoyed by frequent and hearty laughter and touched by sweet tears. In connection with his stories and poems, Mr. Hegg speaks about living with clinical depression and chronic anxiety. His message is one of constant and abiding hope through the exercise of discipline and Faith. Tom and his wife Peggy, residents of Eden Prairie, MN, have one son, Adam.
Warren Hanson is a gifted artist, writer, designer, speaker and musician. He is the illustrator of author Tom Heggs Christmas classic, A Cup of Christmas Tea; the sequel, A Memory of Christmas Tea; and three books about a colorful little bear named PEEF. He has also illustrated Reading With Dad, the touching story of family love written by Richard Jorgensen. For more information, visit Warrens web site at www.warrenhanson.com.