Jake Samson Is A Bitter, Frustrated Teenager Who Has Almost Everything A Person Could Want Money, Brains, Good Looks, Friends, And Family Yet, It S Christmas Eve Again And Jake Is Haunted And Upset As He Always Is During The Holidays This Evening Is Even Worse All Day, He S Felt Edgy And Nervous As If He S Being Watched And No Matter What He S Done, He Can T Shake Those Feelings Finally, He S Invited His Friends Clem And Jorge Over To Play Computer Games What Jake Doesn T Know Is That He S Going To Play A Virtual Game This Christmas Eve The Most Important Game Of His Life. Virtual Christmas is not what I expected I thought the characters were all going to be in a virtual reality, but just one was taken for a reality check.Our society has become a me first, I want, I am entitled mindset Jake, the lead character is just such a hoodlum, but not from how he was raised but rather from the emotional traumatic pain he holds in from six years on His grandfather puts Jake into a virtual reality to steer him onto the right path He lets him see what he has become from lashing out with anger instead of healing his pain.Jake s friends also suffer his obstinacy and superiority attitude and insults No one is safe as he lashes out, even a cold homeless and defenseless puppy What he discovers though through his grandfather s help is what the basis of life is all about What rewards really make you happy, from what deeds you do, and t
Reviewed by Grandma Bev for TeensReadToo.comWealthy, handsome, and smart, Jake Samson is not a very likable guy He has everything, but still suffers psychological pain and takes it out on everyone in sight, especially now, during the Christmas season.In spite of the efforts of his parents, he takes out his frustration on his parent s employees, and then on a hungry and cold puppy.Jake s friends, Clem and Jorge, have come to play the latest computer games on Jake s state of the art equipment, but Jake is visited by the ghost of his grandfather Clem and Jorge can t see him, but Jake is compelled to play a virtual game on his own, engineered by his ghostly grandfather.In this updated, modern version of Dickens A CHRISTMAS CAROL, Jake spends Christmas Eve visiting Christmas Past, Christmas Present, and Christmas Future He gains some incredibly revealing insights as he sees the pain of others and how his abominable behavior has added to their suffering.Clyde R Hedges has created
I read this in Kindle edition.Very good story of a 15 year old boy, incredibly wealthy, who needs an attitude adjustment He s visited on Christmas Eve by the ghost of his grandfather and forced into examining his Christmases Past, Present, and Future. A modern remake of A Christmas Carol Loved all the Characters.
- 168 pages
- Virtual Christmas
- Clyde Hedges
- 08 November 2017 Clyde Hedges