Cameron loves his grandmother. She knows just what makes him tick. That's why he can't figure out why Grandma would send him a sweater a truly terribly horrible sweater for his birthday.
Cameron pours mustard on his sweater. He puts it on his dog (in the rain). He even tries to send it to the thrift shop. But nothing works.
Now Grandma is coming for the holidays, and Cameron has to wear her gift to him. But what's he going to say when she asks what he thinks about the sweater she made?
With a sure hand and a light touch, worldwide bestseller Debbie Macomber and her new writing partner, Mary Lou Carney, reveal that what Grandma knit into Cameron's sweater is the greatest gift of all.
Debbie and Mary Lou have included simple knitting instructions and an original knitting pattern for Cameron's sweater. You can find them at the back of this book.
About the Author
Debbie Macomber is a #1 New York Times bestselling author and one of today s most popular writers of women s fiction with more than 200 million copies of her books in print worldwide. In her work, Macomber brings to life compelling relationships that embrace family and enduring friendships, uplifting her readers with stories of connection and hope. Macomber's novels, which include Last One Home, Silver Linings, Blossom Street Brides, and Starry Night, have spent over 750 weeks on the New York Times bestseller lists. Several of Macomber s beloved Christmas novels have also become holiday movie favorites on the Hallmark Channel, including Mrs. Miracle, Call Me Mrs. Miracle, and Mr. Miracle. Debbie Macomber's Cedar Cove, based on Macomber s popular book series, debuted in 2013 as Hallmark Channel s first dramatic scripted television series.
Mary Lou Carney is the editor of two magazines for young people--Guideposts for Teens and Guideposts for Kids. She is the author of several picture books for the Christian and educational markets, including Bubble Gum & Chalk Dust: Prayers and Poems for Teachers, and Absolutely Angels: Poems for Children and Other Believers (Boyds Mills Press). This is Mary Lou's second picture book coauthored with Debbie; their first, The Truly Terribly Horrible Sweaer . . . That Grandma Knit, was published in 2009.
Vincent Nguyen has illustrated many children's books, including "Buzz" by Eileen Spinelli, "Creature Count" by Brenda Huante, and "Bandit "by Karen Rostoker-Gruber. He lives in New York City.