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The Kingfisher treasury of Christmas stories

Author: Sian Hardy; Kate Aldous
Publisher: New York : Kingfisher, [2002?], ©1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A collection of eighteen stories about Christmas by favorite children's authors.
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Genre/Form: Literary collections
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sian Hardy; Kate Aldous
ISBN: 0753455668 9780753455661
OCLC Number: 50853467
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: ©1994.
Description: 157 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Contents: Wake up, Bear--
it's Christmas / Stephen Gammell --
Gifts / Adele Geras --
The story of the Christmas rose (Scandinavian legend) / retold by Norah Montgomerie --
A present for Santa Claus / Carolyn Haywood --
The mice and the Christmas tree / Alf Proysen --
Ramona and the Three Wise Men / Beverly Cleary --
Christmas through a knothole / Katherine Gibson --
The little fir tree / Hans Christian Andersen ; retold by Alison Carter --
The box / Ann Cameron --
The silver cup / Joan Aiken --
Baboushka (traditional Russian tale) / retold by Nora Clarke --
Brer Rabbit's Christmas / Joel Chandler Harris ; retold by Nora Clarke --
The Christmas whale / Roger Duvoisin --
The Christmas roast / Margaret Rettich ; translated by Elizabeth D. Crawford --
A very big cat (traditional Norse tale) / retold by Nora Clarke --
The fairy ship / Alison Uttley --
Early on Christmas morning / Lois Lamplugh --
Room for a little one / Maggie Pearson.
Other Titles: Treasury of Christmas stories
Christmas stories
Responsibility: chosen by Sian Hardy ; illustrated by Kate Aldous.

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A collection of eighteen stories about Christmas by favorite children's authors.

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