On Christmas Eve, Thomas buys a magical candle that changes the way he views his fellow human beings and helps him feel charity for those less fortunate than he.
A heartless man discovers the spirit of Christmas after he buys a most unusual candle to light his way home. On Christmas Eve, Thomas shoves aside a beggar as he stops in at a candle shop to buy a new candle for his lantern. But the candle he buys plays tricks on him, and soon Thomas discovers how important giving is. With full-color illustrations.
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Subgenre: Social Issues / Values + Virtues, Family / General, Science Fiction + Fantasy + Magic, General, Holidays + Celebrations / Christmas