The True Gift

By Patricia Maclachlan
Level 4

In The True Gift, by Patricia MacLachlan, Lily and Liam look forward to their Christmas vacation every year with their grandparents. But this year is different because of white cow. Liam, especially, is fond of white cow and makes it his mission to give her a happy Christmas. Liam’s efforts impact his sister, grandparents, and the entire town, and he and Lily learn the meaning of a true gift given and experience the joy it brings. This is a fast read and a sweet story showing the impact compassion, kindness and love can have on those around you.

(Reviewed by an Official Good and Beautiful Reviewer)

Region Rural Town
Period Present Day
The Good and the Beautiful Library No
  • Audiobook
  • E-Book
  • 5 Entertainment Value
  • 3 Moral Value
  • 3 Educational Value
  • 4 Literary Value
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