Written by Laura Schroff
Illustrated by Barry Root
This is a beautiful, true story about a small act of kindness that blossomed into a life-changing friendship. Taking notice of a hungry, young boy on the street corner, Laura invited Maurice to lunch. After having dinner together every Monday for weeks, Laura helped Maurice enjoy many of the treats and treasures of Christmas that he had never experienced before, from decorating a tree to opening a present, and more.
This is a wonderful holiday story to encourage children to think of others, not only during the Christmas season, but the whole year through! Read more >>
Originally posted on December 8, 2020.