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Behind the Christmas Tree
Behind the Christmas Tree
Written by Stephen Nissenbaum
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781101911518
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Behind the Christmas Tree
The Surprising Story of a German Abolitionist Radical and America's Favorite Evergreen
Written by Stephen Nissenbaum


Format: eBook, 16 pages
On Sale: December 9, 2014
Price: $0.99

An eBook short.

From the Pulitzer Prize finalist The Battle for Christmas, here is the story of America's first reported Christmas tree: a tale of antislavery and radical German philosophy, a popular British travel writer and Boston Brahmin elites, the education of nineteenth-century children and candles blowing in the wind. 

Now-forgotten chronicler Harriet Martineau immortalized what became known as... Read more >
Joy to the World
Joy to the World
Written by Scott Hahn
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780804141123
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Joy to the World
How Christ's Coming Changed Everything (and Still Does)
Written by Scott Hahn


Format: Hardcover, 192 pages
On Sale: October 21, 2014
Price: $23.00

What could be more familiar than the Christmas story -- and yet what could be more extraordinary? The cast of characters is strange and exotic: shepherds and magicians, an emperor and a despot, angels, and a baby who is Almighty God. The strangeness calls for an explanation, and this book provides... Read more >
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Joy to the World
Joy to the World
Written by Scott Hahn
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804141130
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Joy to the World
How Christ's Coming Changed Everything (and Still Does)
Written by Scott Hahn


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: October 21, 2014
Price: $11.99

What could be more familiar than the Christmas story -- and yet what could be more extraordinary? The cast of characters is strange and exotic: shepherds and magicians, an emperor and a despot, angels, and a baby who is Almighty God. The strangeness calls for an explanation, and this book provides... Read more >
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Joy to the World
Joy to the World
Written by Scott Hahn, Read by Arthur Morey
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780553399912
Our Price: $12.00

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Joy to the World
How Christ's Coming Changed Everything (and Still Does)
Written by Scott Hahn
Read by Arthur Morey


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: October 21, 2014
Price: $12.00

What could be more familiar than the Christmas story -- and yet what could be more extraordinary? The cast of characters is strange and exotic: shepherds and magicians, an emperor and a despot, angels, and a baby who is Almighty God. The strangeness calls for an explanation, and this book provides... Read more >
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The Story of Santa Claus
The Story of Santa Claus
Written by Joseph McCullough
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781472803429
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The Story of Santa Claus

Written by Joseph McCullough


Format: Hardcover, 80 pages
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $14.95

Every December 24th millions of children eagerly await a visit from a large, bearded man in a red suit. But where did Santa come from and how did he evolve into today's Jolly Old Saint Nick?


Well before the legendary poem "Twas the Night Before Christmas" shaped the modern vision of Santa... Read more >
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The Story of Santa Claus

Written by Joseph McCullough


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2014
Price: $11.99

Every December 24th millions of children eagerly await a visit from a large, bearded man in a red suit. But where did Santa come from and how did he evolve into today's Jolly Old Saint Nick?


Well before the legendary poem "Twas the Night Before Christmas" shaped the modern vision of Santa... Read more >
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Cuentos de navidad
Cuentos de navidad
Written by Charles Dickens
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345805492
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Cuentos de navidad

Written by Charles Dickens


Format: Trade Paperback, 528 pages
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $8.00

Se podría decir que Dickens inventó la Navidad, pues ningún otro escritor ha evocado con tanta maestría el espíritu, jubiloso y elegíaco a un tiempo, de ese periodo final del año. Además del célebre “Canción de Navidad”, se reúnen en este volumen –inspirado en la edición inglesa de 1852– otros cuatro... Read more >
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Cuentos de navidad
Cuentos de navidad
Written by Charles Dickens
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804170307
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Cuentos de navidad

Written by Charles Dickens


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $7.99

Se podría decir que Dickens inventó la Navidad, pues ningún otro escritor ha evocado con tanta maestría el espíritu, jubiloso y elegíaco a un tiempo, de ese periodo final del año. Además del célebre “Canción de Navidad”, se reúnen en este volumen –inspirado en la edición inglesa de 1852– otros cuatro... Read more >
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The Women of Christmas
The Women of Christmas
Written by Liz Curtis Higgs
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781601425416
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The Women of Christmas
Experience the Season Afresh with Elizabeth, Mary, and Anna
Written by Liz Curtis Higgs


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2013
Price: $14.99

God Reached Down from Heaven with the Best Gift of All
 
A sacred season is about to unfold for three women whose hearts belong to God.
Elizabeth is barren, yet her trust in God remains fertile. Mary is betrothed in marriage, yet she is willing to bear God’s Son... Read more >
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The Women of Christmas
The Women of Christmas
Written by Liz Curtis Higgs
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781601425423
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The Women of Christmas
Experience the Season Afresh with Elizabeth, Mary, and Anna
Written by Liz Curtis Higgs


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2013
Price: $11.99

God Reached Down from Heaven with the Best Gift of All
 
A sacred season is about to unfold for three women whose hearts belong to God.
Elizabeth is barren, yet her trust in God remains fertile. Mary is betrothed in marriage, yet she is willing to bear God’s Son... Read more >
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The Christmas Plains
The Christmas Plains
Written by Joseph Bottum
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780770437657
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The Christmas Plains

Written by Joseph Bottum


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: October 23, 2012
Price: $14.99

A well-respected writer and editor's memoir of childhood Christmases set in the sometimes harsh but always captivating landscape of South Dakota.

Wreaths and holly, fruitcakes and mistletoe, ornaments and snowflakes, St. Nick and Scrooge's humbug, Joseph and Mary, a young child in a manger and magi from the East. These words automatically... Read more >
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The Christmas Plains
The Christmas Plains
Written by Joseph Bottum
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780770437664
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The Christmas Plains

Written by Joseph Bottum


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: October 23, 2012
Price: $9.99

A well-respected writer and editor's memoir of childhood Christmases set in the sometimes harsh but always captivating landscape of South Dakota.

Wreaths and holly, fruitcakes and mistletoe, ornaments and snowflakes, St. Nick and Scrooge's humbug, Joseph and Mary, a young child in a manger and magi from the East. These words automatically... Read more >
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The World Encyclopedia of Christmas
The World Encyclopedia of Christmas
Written by Gerry Bowler
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781551996073
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The World Encyclopedia of Christmas

Written by Gerry Bowler


Format: eBook
On Sale: October 23, 2012
Price: $9.99

At last, a truly comprehensive look at Christmas and all of its customs with its long history around the world. The World Encyclopedia of Christmas contains articles on the history of Christmas baking, drinking, and merrymaking, and Christmas dramas, music, literature, art, and films. It includes entries on the evolution of... Read more >
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To Every Thing There Is a Season
To Every Thing There Is a Season
Written by Alistair MacLeod, Illustrated by Peter Rankin
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781551996035
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To Every Thing There Is a Season
A Cape Breton Christmas Story
Written by Alistair MacLeod
Illustrated by Peter Rankin


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: October 9, 2012
Price: $7.99

The story is simple, seen through the eyes of an 11-year-old boy. As an adult he remembers the way things were back home on the farm on the west coast of Cape Breton. The time was the 1940s, but the hens and the cows and the pigs and the sheep and... Read more >
The Man Who Invented Christmas
The Man Who Invented Christmas
Written by Les Standiford
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ISBN: 9780307405791
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The Man Who Invented Christmas
How Charles Dickens's A Christmas Carol Rescued His Career and Revived Our Holiday Spirits
Written by Les Standiford


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: October 25, 2011
Price: $14.99

As uplifting as the tale of Scrooge itself, this is the story of how one writer and one book revived the signal holiday of the Western world.

Just before Christmas in 1843, a debt-ridden and dispirited Charles Dickens wrote a small book he hoped would keep his creditors at bay. His publisher... Read more >
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My Mother's Wish
My Mother's Wish
Written by Jerry Camery-Hoggatt
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307768872
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My Mother's Wish
An American Christmas Carol
Written by Jerry Camery-Hoggatt


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: December 8, 2010
Price: $9.99

Something strange is brewing
at the Comeback Café


A grandfather’s song has turned a diner into hallowed ground. A contrary girl with a gypsy heart feels the tug of home. And a truck driver named Jedidiah keeps his foot on the gas, ready to sweep you into an unforgettable story of belonging and...
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The Battle for Christmas
The Battle for Christmas
Written by Stephen Nissenbaum
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307760227
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The Battle for Christmas

Written by Stephen Nissenbaum


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: December 1, 2010
Price: $13.99

Anyone who laments the excesses of Christmas might consider the Puritans of colonial Massachusetts: they simply outlawed the holiday. The Puritans had their reasons, since Christmas was once an occasion for drunkenness and riot, when poor "wassailers  extorted food and drink from the well-to-do. In this intriguing and innovative work of social... Read more >
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Everything Christmas
Everything Christmas
Written by David Bordon and Tom Winters
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307729293
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Everything Christmas

Written by David Bordon and Tom Winters


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: October 5, 2010
Price: $14.99

Opening this book is like opening a box full of Christmas cheer.
  
Christmas is a time of celebration and wonder, a time to embrace longstanding traditions and establish new ones. It’s a time for meals made of memories and heartwarming stories shared around the fireplace. It’s a time for worship, reflection, and... Read more >
Las Christmas
Las Christmas
Written by Esmeralda Santiago and Joie Davidow
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307426550
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Las Christmas
Favorite Latino Authors Share Their Holiday Memories
Written by Esmeralda Santiago and Joie Davidow


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $9.99

Twenty-five celebrated Latino writers delight and move us with their recollections of Christmas in this splendid holiday extravaganza.
From Julia Alvarez's tale of how Santicló delivered a beloved uncle from political oppression to Junot Díaz's story of his own uneasy assimilation on his first Christmas in America, to Sandra Cisneros's poignant memories... Read more >
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