Watch: Latter-day Saint Author Cameron Wright Helps "Random Acts" with a Christmas Surprise That Just Might Make You Cry

Who would give $50 to a stranger?

Random Acts hosts William Rubio and Emilie Starr and Latter-day Saint author Camron Wright decided to find out.  

Wright, posing as himself, offered free autographed books at a Shopko. As he was handing out the books to customers, Rubio gave an interesting Christmas proposition: take $25 or give away $50 to a stranger. 

What happened next just might make you tear up a little. Watch the video below to see what happens. 


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Carter is an insurance adjuster whose longing for creative expression spills over sometimes into his accident reports.

Abby works for her adoptive father, Uncle Mannie, in the family bookstore, the ReadMore Cafe.

Carter can barely tolerate Christmas; Abby loves it. She can't wait past October to build her favorite display, the annual Christmas book tree stack, which Carter despises.

When an automobile accident throws Carter and Abby together, Uncle Mannie, who is harboring secrets of his own, sees a chance for lasting happiness for his little girl. But there are so many hurdles, and not much time left. Will this Christmas deliver the miracles everyone is hoping for?

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