The Very Best Gift

Product Description: A new collection of heartwarming and miraculous Christmas stories for adults or children. Guaranteed to lift your spirits and brighten the holiday season -- whether you celebrate the season in all its glory or dread this time of year. A great small gift or stocking stuffer for that Scrooge on your list or Mrs. Claus herself. Includes a recipe for Christmas Cocoa! What is the best gift you have ever received? That one question set off a family competition that may reveal the very best gift of all. So, curl up for a few minutes to enjoy these stories yourself on a cold winter's night or read The Very Best Gift to someone you love. Then make some Christmas Cocoa and reflect on the gifts you have given and received, and what the very best gift might mean to you and yours. Then spread the Christmas cheer by sharing The Very Best Gift with everyone on your list.

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By Barbara (Craryville, NY) · ★★★★☆ · December 12, 2014
Short story of less than fifty pages discussing the joys as well as the disappointments of the Christmas season. The author points out that the merriment we see all around us is often contrasted with the reality with which we may find ourselves leading to disappointment and depressions. Plot revo... ...more
By Carolyn · ★★★☆☆ · March 22, 2015
I received a free kindle copy of The Very Best Gift by Author Connie Neal & Illustrator Casey Neal in an Amazon promotion. I gave it almost four stars.

"Where in the world do we find the joy?" is asked in the introduction to these true, if somewhat miraculous collection of stories. It starts w... ...more
By Steve (Hartley, IA) · ★★★★☆ · November 18, 2014
The author has her three children tell a story about the very best gift they received over the years. The story surrounding each gift is truly an amazing example of God's love. The author closes with the story of her idea of the very best gift. This is a good book to share as a family. It is a sh... ...more
By Carol (Deland, FL) · December 31, 2013

This book is a great Christmas story and ends with the truel meaning of Christmas. I enjoyed it very much and am going to loan it to my daughter to read to her family.

By Amanda (Cary, NC) · ★★☆☆☆ · January 17, 2013
This is a story of a women asking her three kids what their favorite Christmas presents have been. It felt like something that might have been nice to record for the family, but doesn't really hold much appeal for outsiders. I got bored after the second of three "best" gifts. Pretty sure I'll nev... ...more
By Jeannette (Tampa, FL) · ★★★☆☆ · December 20, 2012
This was a very sweet short read. It was really cool to see how each Christmas gift seemed to be orchestrated through God's very best gift to us. ...more