A Gift For Joey

A Gift For Joey

by Michael Puttonen

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Christmas short story—In 1949, four-year-old Joey wants a toy fire engine for Christmas. His jobless, penniless father is desperate to fulfill his young child’s wish, but on Christmas Eve makes a terrible decision. Certain that he has ruined Christmas for his son, Sam Turner discovers that all is not lost when the spirit of the season motivates others to intervene in surprising ways.

Product Details

BN ID: 2940045040204
Publisher: Michael Puttonen
Publication date: 10/22/2012
Sold by: Smashwords
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 226 KB

About the Author

Michael Puttonen is a Minnesota native and writer of action/adventure novels with a touch of fantasy. He honed his craft writing short stories before expanding into writing full-length adventure novels. Always an avid reader, his tastes include an eclectic variety of genres and styles that encompass storytellers both past and present. As a writer, he feels an affinity for action and adventure, and loves fantasy for the freedom it offers in creating alternate worlds. His direct influences include the pulp fantasy of E.R. Burroughs and the historical fiction of Bernard Cornwell. His SANYEL series features the adventures of a young, gifted female shaman as she confronts a male-dominated world. This ongoing series currently includes the books SANYEL, DISRUPTER, and CIRCLES AND STONES.

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A Gift For Joey 4.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 8 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I really enjoyed this book. The ending was not exactly what I expected. Thank you fir sharing it.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
heart-warming story
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
A wonderful book. Every child needs something to believe in. Great story. It gave me tears of joy. Thanks so much. J... :-@
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Cute short story Reminds you its never too late to believe in Christmas
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
That story brought a tear to my eye. Very good.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I enjoyed this book. Quick read.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Oh perfect xmas story
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
A wonderful little story full of the Christmas spirit. Highly recommend it. ER