Publish date: 2008-01-01
Pages no: 305
Edition language: English
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2018 habe ich mir vorgenommen, in der Weihnachtszeit endlich mal Weihnachtsbücher zu lesen. Da es mir immer schwerer fällt, Weihnachtsstimmung aufkommen zu lassen, hoffte ich, dass mir weihnachtliche Geschichten dabei helfen könnten. „The Gift“, ein Buch der Bestsellerautorin Cecelia Ahern, war eine...
This has the undertones of Dicken's 'A Christmas Carol', albeit in a modern-day setting, together with a hint of 'Touched By An Angel'. It's a story with a moral.
Having just seen parts of her father's biography on RTE (Ireland's National TV station) and it noting that he was quite the absent father, I have to wonder how much of this is wishful thinking on the part of Cecelia Ahern. It's a story about a boy who throws a semi-frozen turkey through a window ...
The story is so cliche, I regretted reading it. What a waste of my time. If you really really want to read this, I'd recommend you buy a second-hand book, or borrow from somebody or just get the free ebook. Buying it is so not worth it, and to be honest, I kinda feel ashamed to have this particular ...