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    Home for Christmas

    Stories for Young and Old


    George Sumner Albee, Madeleine L’Engle, Nikolai S. Lesskov, Pearl S. Buck, Henry van Dyke, B. J. Chute, and others
    Edited by Miriam LeBlanc; Illustrated by David Klein

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    Hardcover gift edition coming October 2021: Twenty tales for the holiday season selected for their spiritual value and literary quality.


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    About The Book

    "If you’re giving one book for Christmas, make it this one." —Jim Trelease, author, The Read-Aloud Handbook

    They are some of the warmest childhood memories, those unhurried evenings around the fireplace, Christmas tree, or dinner table, when there was time for a story. Now, with this collection, you can keep the story-telling tradition alive in your family, and pass it on to your children or grandchildren.

    Home for Christmas includes twenty time-honored tales. Several are by world-famous authors; others are little-known treasures translated from other languages. Selected for their literary quality and spiritual integrity, they will resonate with readers of all ages, year after year.

    With original woodcuts by David Klein

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    Table of Contents

    • Dorothy Thomas The Christmas Lie
    • Jack Schaefer The Riders of St. Nicholas
    • Ernst Wiechert Grandfather’s Stories
    • B. J. Chute The Vexation of Barney Hatch
    • Opal Menius The Empty Cup
    • Elizabeth Goudge The Well of the Star
    • Rebecca Caudill A Certain Small Shepherd
    • Peter K. Rosegger The Carpenter’s Christmas
    • Ruth Sawyer What the Kings Brought
    • Selma Lagerlöf The Christmas Rose

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