When Dave Jacinto sat down to write a book of true real-life family Christmas stories as a gift for his frail mom, family, and a handful of friends, he had no idea that soon after its recent release by the publishers its popularity would explode. One video already looks like it’s blossoming into a full-fledged viral video hit.
“Who would have guessed that 16 Christmas stories about faith, love, and family would have such a resounding reception” — Dave Jacinto
“Christmas Kindling”: highest rated Book of the Year by the On Line Book Club with 1.2M followers and Number One Holiday Book by TN Entertainment.
About Christmas Kindling ~ Compelling stories for all seasons
Sparked by the true Christmas spirit, this heartwarming collection of one family’s stories gives readers of all ages insight into giving, families and love. Readers experience a wide range of heartfelt emotions where in one single story they may find themselves laughing, tearful or both, but always inspired. From an impoverished student riding the rails home to fulfill the wish for his true love at Christmas, to a young family adopting a battered rescue dog Christmas morning …
“… I can only assume it must be the miracle of Christmas.” — Dave Jacinto
The author is drawn to giving to charities such as Smile Train, a children’s charity fully staffed by volunteers. As David believes our children are our most vulnerable assets on earth, and if they are needy it is most likely due to no fault of their own.
About the Author
David A. Jacinto was born into a family living on the wrong side of the tracks and has been a storyteller ever since, some true and some not so much so. His faith-based stories are entertaining and humorous narratives on the challenges of growing into a successful and productive adult, and the trials of parenting where, as he puts it, “I have learned of the beauty and unmatched warmth and devotion that comes from a loving family.”
Now “Christmas Kindling” is available online at Amazon and in every bookstore where fine books are sold across the U.S., Canada, the UK, and Australia.