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A Journey in Search of Christmas

Gelesen von David Wales

(4,592 Sterne; 60 Bewertungen)

Cowboy Lin McLean rides into frontier Cheyenne, Wyoming, at Christmastime and learns a powerful meaning of Christmas. Author Owen Wister is well known for his western writings, famously the novel The Virginian. Illustrations are by the western artist Frederic Remington. (Summary by David Wales) (1 hr 21 min)


01 Chapter 01 Lin's Money Talks Joy


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02 Chapter 02 Lin's Money Is Dumb


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03 Chapter 03 A Transaction In Boot Blacking


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04 Chapter 04 Turkey And Responsibility


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05 Chapter 05 Santa Claus Lin


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Wish it were longer!

(4,5 Sterne)

This is a sweet little story, with characters I grew attached to...and I am sorry it didn't continue! Yet it certainly leaves the reader with happy imaginings and a glad sigh! I'll have to read The Virginian now. :). VERY well read! Thank you!

a trip worth the taking

(5 Sterne)

heart-warming old-fashioned story set in the Old West. Reader was great!

Kind of sweet: Rough Rural Cowboy meets Tough Urban Street Urchin

(3,5 Sterne)

It's a sweet story that gets close to schmaltz, but veers off. A story of kindness and welcoming responsibilities rather than ducking them. And Christmas generosity.

(4 Sterne)

Good story of a man looking for a real meaning for his existence.

(5 Sterne)

A great story that is heartwarming but not mushy. The story isn't religious so it's for everyone!