All I Have to Give: A Christmas Love Story

Front Cover
Baker Books, Jul 15, 2008 - Fiction - 176 pages
Anna and Michael have been trying for years without success to have a baby. Now in her late thirties, Anna has given up on the hope of motherhood after heartbreaking miscarriages and shattered dreams. As Christmas nears, she has to consider the possibility that it might be time to empty out the nursery and convert it to a guest room. Amidst her heartache, Anna secretly struggles with strange health problems that have her very worried.
But, as often happens at Christmastime, there are miracles in store for Anna and Michael. As each tries to give the other the perfect Christmas gift the magic of Christmas is working its way into their lives. And what each of them unwraps for Christmas will surprise everyone.

What people are saying - Write a review

User ratings

5 stars
4 stars
3 stars
2 stars
1 star

Re-telling of "The Gift of the Magi"

User Review  - Debbie from ChristFocus -

"All I Have To Give" is Christian women's fiction and a re-telling of "The Gift of the Magi." Anna tried so hard to have a "perfect Christmas" that she almost ruined it with her attitude. While the ... Read full review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - bookaddict85 - LibraryThing

“ All I Have to Give” is a touching, heartfelt read. I really enjoyed this book. I liked it more than “The Christmas Bus.” I felt the story flowed better, and the story is great. If your looking for a ... Read full review

Selected pages


Section 1
Section 2
Section 3
Section 4
Section 5
Section 6
Section 7

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

About the author (2008)

Melody Carlson is the award-winning author of over two hundred books with sales of more than five million. She is the author of several Christmas books from Revell, including the bestselling The Christmas Bus, The Christmas Dog, and Christmas at Harrington's, which is being considered for a TV movie. She is also the author of many teen books, including Just Another Girl, Anything but Normal, Double Take, and the Diary of a Teenage Girl series. She is the winner of a Romantic Times Career Achievement Award in the inspirational market for her many books, including the Diary of a Teenage Girl series and Finding Alice. Melody and her husband live in Oregon.For more information about Melody visit her website at

Bibliographic information