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Gideon's gift

Author: Karen Kingsbury
Publisher: Hampton Falls, N.H. : Beeler Large Print, 2003.
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Fiction : English : Beeler large print edView all editions and formats
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Eight-year-old Gideon Mercer loves to help people, but she has leukemia. When her illness goes into remission at Christmas, she is sure this miracle is a gift from God. So to celebrate, she and her father volunteer to serve meals at a mission for the homeless. She meets dirty, sullen Earl Badgett there, and although he refuses her friendship, she gives him a small gift. This one act will lead to a series of miracles  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Christian fiction
Christmas stories
Fiction
Large type books
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Karen Kingsbury
ISBN: 157490518X 9781574905182
OCLC Number: 52621550
Description: 99 pages (large print) ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Karen Kingsbury.

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Eight-year-old Gideon Mercer loves to help people, but she has leukemia. When her illness goes into remission at Christmas, she is sure this miracle is a gift from God. So to celebrate, she and her father volunteer to serve meals at a mission for the homeless. She meets dirty, sullen Earl Badgett there, and although he refuses her friendship, she gives him a small gift. This one act will lead to a series of miracles that will change the rest of Gideon's and Earl's lives, and affect countless others.

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