Jesse and his mother face the challenges of making a new life in a small town. But it's hard. Jesse has no friends, and his mother's carved wooden Santas aren't selling. Will there even be a Christmas? Jesse wonders. But before the season is out, Jesse and his mom discover the true spirit of Christmas.
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Nine-year-old Jesse and his mother have moved from the city to a small seaside village, and a mean kid in Jesse's class is always getting him in trouble. His mother, a wood carver, can't sell enough of her work to pay the rent, and the family may not have a Christmas. Jesse finds hope and a belief in himself through the special carved Santas that his mother gives him, one for each day in December.… (more)