The Christmas Clock Author:Kat Martin Teddy Winters was eight years old that Christmas, too young to understand all the undercurrents swirling around him in the tiny Michigan town of Dreyerville. — He wasn't able to value that Christmas for the miracle it truly was. — Teddy only knew he wanted to buy the beautiful Victorian clock in the window of Tremont's Antiques as a gift f... more »or his grandmother, Lottie Sparks, a woman desperate to find a home before her rapidly processing Alzheimer's left him an orphan.
Teddy didn't know that in trying to buy the clock he would meet Sylvia Winters and Joe Dixon, a couple, once in love, desperate to overcome the past. He didn't know he would form a friendship with his neighbors, Floyd and Doris Culver, two people struggling to revive their long-dead marriage.
He didn't know that these people would fill his Christmas with magic and hope; that the love of his friends would change his world, and that he would forever change theirs.« less
This is a sweet, little story about a boy and the people who love him. While working to earn money to buy an antique clock for his grandma he meets the man he loves like a father. He will soon need a home due to his grandmother's failing health but will he get the parents he so desperately wants. Quick and touching read.