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Christmas traditions : true stories that celebrate the spirit of the season / edited by Helen Szymanski.

Szymanski, Helen. (Editor).
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Hagerstown Jefferson Township Public Library - Hagerstown 242 CHRIS (Text) 39213000563696 Adult Nonfiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781598698381
  • ISBN: 1598698389
  • Physical Description: xi, 272 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: Avon, Mass. : Adams Media, 2009.

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Formatted Contents Note: Introduction / by Helen Szymanski -- Love notes on my tree / by Joan Clayton -- Santa's call / by Donna Sundblad -- Maybe it's a pony / byCheryl K. Pierson -- Holly Berry Dreams / byRosemary Goodwin -- The gift of knowledge / by Anna Von Reitz -- Mrs. Claus / byDiane Serio -- Modern-Day drummer / byAngie Ledbetter -- Observations from the edge: Christmas on the lower nine / byElaine K. Green -- If you believe in magic / byAlissa Marie Polaski -- The old santa hat / byJanet F. Smart -- A tradition postponed / byEdward L. Melin -- Table gifts / byKathryn Arnold -- Gifts of the magi / byCynthia Brian -- The seemingly insignificant present / byNaomi Levine -- Bayberry memories / byCharlene A, Derby -- Angels we have heard on high / byAmber Brecht -- Piano Solo / byPat Gallant -- Purposeful journey / byHeidi Lee Overson -- PJ presents / by Jo Rae Johnson -- Recipe from Heaven / byMargaret Lang -- The photograph / byAl Serradell -- Finding the perfect / byTrish Ayers -- Tracking Twinkies / byShannon Jacobyansky -- Too much Christmas / byAmy Ammons Mullis -- Trach to treasure / byBarbara Farland -- The taste of Christmas / byAnne MCcrady -- The funnies / byCarlene Rae Dater -- Christmas diaries / byJoyce Stark -- Christmas Shells / Sally Clark -- The red Velvet stocking / byNadja Meri Brnitt -- Oyster stew with mother / byDorothy L. Bussemer -- A family tradition / byBill Pearsall -- A celluloid Christmas / byCappy Hall Rearick -- Believing in magic / byAnn Hite -- Faux Santa / byJ. M. Pantatello -- The Christmas dance / byDavid C. Nitz -- and having a ball / byStephen D. Rogers -- Feast day in pharaoh land / byPatti Mattison Livingston -- Staying home with scarlatina / byDiane Buller -- Honoring the son / byCarol Nyman -- Messages ina bottle / byJ. Troy Seate -- Christmas Eve luminaria / byJean Haynie Stewart -- Nona, nuts, and nostalgia / byPam Giordano -- Happy memories and bright futures / byConnie Bigil Platt -- The rudolph sweater / byDixon Hearne -- Silver linings / byTerri Tiffany -- The mirror pond . byJunette Kirkham Woller -- An ocean apart / byCharlie Hudson -- A new tradition / byLisa Finch -- No wonder I believe / byLinda Mehus-Barber -- The special box / byLaurs S. WHite -- Letting the light chine / bySonja Herbert -- The thank-you kiss / byNancy Allan -- Moon flight / byCarol MCadoo Rehme -- Wired / bySheila Obrien Schimpf -- The best Christmas ever / byPatricia F.D'Ascoli -- Two Christmas wishes / byGeorgia A. Hubley -- Maxaroni necklaces and cumbersome pride / byM. Deloris Henscheid -- The autograph collector / byKevin Lynch -- Of books and dogs dreams coming true / byRuth Coe Chambers -- Pictures with santa / byRebecca Burgener -- The guiding star / byBill Pearsall -- Speechless / byLoy Michael Cerf -- A change of attitude / byCarol Nyman -- White paper snowflakes / byMichelle Ciarlo-Hayes -- Christmas in the rare aul times / byPatricia Hopper -- First christmas / byEvan Guildford-Blake -- The adent calendar / bySuzanne Waring -- The light in the east / byShirley P. Gumert.
Summary, etc.: Stories that take the reader on a magical journey through Christmas past and present, while giving the reader ideas for traditions they, too, could adapt for their future. Each story is a true accounting of either shared or unique traditions celebrated by families, communities, and/or groups during the Christmas holiday season.
Subject: Christmas > Anecdotes.
Genre: Christmas stories.

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