When Luke graduates from Wharton with his MBA his father, CEO and co-founder of Fortune 500 Crisp’s Coy Centers, is ready to share some good news: he wants to turn the family business over to his son. But Luke has other plans. Taking control of his trust funds, Luke leaves home to pursue a life of wanton pleasure seeking.
But when his funds run out, so do his friends. Humbled and alone, Luke takes a job in one of his father’s copy centers. There he falls in love with a single mother and begins to understand the greatest source of personal joy.
Lost December is a modern-day version of the biblical story of the prodigal son, a tale of redemption, hope, and the true meaning of Christmas.
- Pages: 272
- Audio: Unabridged, 5 discs
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A Parable of Love Unfeigned
by Diane - reviewed on November 16, 2011
Lost December is a powerful, age old tale, set in modern times. It will open your eyes to the stark realities of life. An account of love, life, loss and love again, full of passion and the struggles of the rich and the poor. This story is fictional, but there is deep truth in its telling. Richard has again created an exceptional work with characters you will learn to love and others to despise. Full of desperate situations, the realities of the lost and forgotten, and the redeeming glimmer of hope it is truly a tale lived by many. Lost December is a perfect read to awaken our sense of caring in a world full of lost souls.