Synopses & Reviews
Based on a deeply personal true story, Glenn Beckand#8217;s bittersweet tale of boyhood memories, wrenching life lessons, and the true meaning of the giving season has touched the hearts of readers everywhere.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;Iandgt;andlt;BRandgt;If you could change your life by reversing your biggest regrets, sorrows, and mistakes . . . would you?andlt;BRandgt;andlt;/Iandgt;andlt;BRandgt;When Eddie was twelve years old, all he wanted for Christmas was a bike. He knew money had been tight since his father died, but Eddie dreamed that andlt;Iandgt;somehow andlt;/Iandgt;his mother would find a way to afford that dream bike.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;What he got from her instead was a sweater. andlt;Iandgt;and#8220;A stupid, handmade, ugly sweaterand#8221; andlt;/Iandgt;that young Eddie left in a crumpled ball in the corner of his room.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;Scarred deeply by the fateful events that transpired that day, Eddie begins a dark and painful journey toward manhood. It will take wrestling with himself, his faith, and his familyand#8212;and the guidance of a mysterious neighbor named Russelland#8212;to help Eddie find his lifeand#8217;s path and finally understand the significance of that simple gift his mother had crafted with love.
Now in mass market, the #1 NYT bestselling author and tv host shares a heartwarming story of a young boy who discovers the true meaning of Christmas.
About the Author
Glenn Beck, the nationally syndicated radio host and founder of The Blaze television network, is a ten-time #1 bestselling author and is one of the few authors in history to have had #1 national bestsellers in the fiction, nonfiction, self-help, and childrens picture book genres. His #1 novels include The Overton Window, The Christmas Sweater, and The Christmas Sweater: A Picture Book. His #1 nonfiction books include Cowards, The Original Argument, The 7 (with Dr. Keith Ablow), Broke, Glenn Becks Common Sense, Arguing with Idiots, and An Inconvenient Book. His other books include the national bestsellers The Snow Angel, Being George Washington, and The Real America. Visit GlennBeck.com or TheBlaze.com.