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Title A Newbery Christmas : fourteen stories of Christmas by Newbery Award-winning authors / selected by Martin H. Greenberg and Charles G. Waugh ; introduction by Carol-Lynn Rössel Waugh.

Imprint New York : Scholastic, c1991 (1998 printing)

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Chevy Chase Library Children's Non-fiction    j 394 Christmas NEW    Available
Description x, 191 p. ; 26 cm.
Note Reprint. Originally published: New York : Delacorte Press, c1991.
"First Scholastic printing, November 1998"--T.p. verso.
Contents Introduction / Carol-Lynn Rossel Waugh -- Babouscka / Carolyn Sherwin Bailey -- The hundred dresses / Eleanor Estes -- A letter from Santa Claus / Eleanor Estes -- Eliot Miles does not wish you a Merry Christmas because ... / E.L. Konigsburg -- A full house / Madeleine L'Engle -- Once in the year / Elizabeth Yates -- The merry history of a Christmas pie / Nancy Willard -- The Christmas fake / Lois Lenski -- Woodrow Kennington works practically a miracle / Katherine Paterson -- All through the night / Rachel Field -- The Christmas apple / Ruth Sawyer -- A candle for St. Bridget / Ruth Sawyer --The galloping sleigh / Hugh Lofting -- Ramona, the sheep suit, and the three wise persons / Beverly Cleary -- About the authors -- About the editors.
Summary A collection of stories about Christmas, by Newbery Award-winning authors such as Eleanor Estes, E.L. Konigsburg, Madeleine L'Engle, and Katherine Paterson.
Subject Christmas stories.
Children's stories, American.
Short stories -- Juvenile.
Added Author Greenberg, Martin Harry.
Waugh, Charles G. (Charles Gordon), 1943-
ISBN 0439057493
9780439057493

 
    
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