By David Valdes Greenwood
Ah, the candy thoughts of Christmas. presents less than the tree. Cookies for Santa. And, after all, the once a year fruitcake.
For younger David Valdes Greenwood, the indomitable “little fruitcake” on the middle of those stories, not anything is sweeter than the promise of the vacations. A modern day Tiny Tim, he holds quickly to his excellent of what Christmas may still be, regardless of the large odds opposed to him: Sub-zero Maine winters. a bunch of eccentric family members. And his consistent foil: a frugal, God-fearing Grammy who turns out decided to deliver an finish to all his enjoyable. A booklet that’s “fa-la-la-licious” (Louisville Courier Journal) and full of humorous, fascinating xmas stories (from construction a Lego® manger to trying to find the best Christmas tree), A Little Fruitcake will motivate even the largest Grinches round.
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