A homeless family's luck changes after they help an old woman who has even less than they do at Christmas.
Family Relationships; Homelessness; Single parent; single mother; homeless family
Children's Catalog, Eighteenth Edition, 2001
Children's Catalog, Nineteenth Edition, 2006
Children's Literature Choice List, 1998
Kirkus Book Review Stars, 1997
Lasting Connections, 1997
Emphasis on Reading, 1999, Winner, Grades 6-8
Golden Kite Award, 1998, Honor Book, Picture Book Text Society of School Librarians International Book Awards, 1998, Honor, Language Arts Picture Book
Christmas; mother and son; cardboard box; angel
Bunting, Eve, "December" (2000). Diverse Families. 850.