The Christmas Box Miracle: My Spiritual Journey of Destiny, Healing and Hope
In 1994, Richard Paul Evans, then an unknown writer, self-published a short book entitled The Christmas Box. That book went on to become an international bestseller, selling more than seven million copies and touching the lives of many more people along the way.
The Christmas Box Miracle is the story behind the book that has become a Christmas classic: how a man writes an...more
So, I can sum up this book for you in one sentence: "I wrote this little book called The Christmas Box and it was phenomenally successful, and everyone loved it, and I am awesome, and oh yeah, I can't take any credit for it." That's about it.
If you looooved The Christmas Box then you'll probably like ...more
Story of how the Christmas Box book was written and the whole story behind how it even got published.
Happy to learn of how the book effects others. Many quotes from the Christmas Box as they relate to this book.
Today show interview with Katie and Brian I think really set the trend for others to obtain this read and what it could mean to their own lives.
Struggles to make the local Angel Statue and I applaud him to his devotion and to learn there are many ...more
I had read the Christmas Box a few years ago and thought little of it a few years later. In fact, I don’t even remember what it was about even after I read th ...more
Favorite quote from the book: That which we spend our lives hoping for is often no more than another chance to do what we should have done to begin with.
Here are a few quotes I liked:
"I believe there is more to heaven and earth than is dreamt of in most people's philosophy. I believe there is occasional interaction between our world and the unseen ...more
When Richard Paul Evans wrote The Christmas Box, he intended it as a private expression of love for his two young daughters, Jenna and Allyson. Though he often told them that he loved them, he didn't feel that they could ever really understand the depth of his feelings until they had experienced the ...more
He had quite a roller coaster ride, first as self-published and struggling for recognition. Then the publishers fought over his book rights.
Sometimes, I felt that he just wanted to brag about h ...more
I had read "The Christmas Box" a long time ago. I came across a Richard Paul Evans book, "Winter Dream" in my Mom's belongings after she died. I read it and in less than a year have d ...more