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by Dennis Pepper


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Start by marking The Oxford Book of Christmas Stories as Want to Read: Want to Read savin. ant to Read. Pepper starts with winter fairytales and ice-skating tales, before getting into tales about "shopping-centre father-christmases", nativities and schoolplays, and then caroling, A great collection of Christmas, yuletide, and winter stories. Most of the stories are set in Britain, with a a few taking place elsewhere (Australia, Bethlehem, Bohemia).

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Stories about robins, trees, bells, cakes, puddings, presents, snowmen, goblins, carol-singers, the Wise Men, Father Christmas (and his dog)-they're all here. Stories about robins, trees, bells, cakes, puddings, presents, snowmen, goblins, carol-singers, the Wise Men, Father Christmas (and his dog)-they're all here. This beautifully illustrated treasury of nineteen stories-fifteen of which are totally new and appear here for the first time-are written by such well-known children's authors as Geraldine McCaughrean, Rachel Anderson, and Joel Chandler Harris, among others.

Dennis Pepper studied at Leeds and Oxford universities and now lives in London where he divides his time .

It is not the Christmas Carol/Night Before Christmas/ Twelve Best-Loved Carols Collection, but a thoughtful, joyful selection of stories that reveal the best about a living Christmas in modern Britain. This book is like a cup of tea on a snowy evening in London as the lamps go on across the road and late shoppers hurry by outside. If you like England and Christmas you will enjoy this book. Most appropriate for young adults and adults.

This is an anthology of thirty stories by many best-loved writers, such as Charles Dickens, Laurie Lee, Sue Townsend, Jacqueline Wilson, and Geraldine McCaughrean. Illustrations in colour and black and white by a range of artists complement the text. This is a treasury that gives a wide-ranging feel of Christmas and the seasonal celebrations that surround it, and one that will be read and enjoyed year after year.

Stories about love, secrets, friendship, bravery, conflict, and compassion. Families and friends come together at Christmas and, as they do, there are stories to be told. This collection includes stories by Charles Dickens, Laurie Lee, Philippa Pearce, Geraldine McCaughrean, Jacqueline Wilson, Nicholas Fisk, and many, many more. So whether you want to slide with Mr Pickwick on the ice or find out what's on Adrian Mole's Christmas list, there are delights and surprises to be discovered in this wonderfully varied anthology of stories illustrated in both colour and black and white.

Authors : Pepper, Dennis. Title: The Oxford Book of Christmas Stories. Country of Publication. Title : The Oxford Book of Christmas Stories. Publisher : OUP Oxford. ISBN : 9780192782441.

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Families and friends come together at Christmas and, as they do, there are stories to be told. Stories about love, secrets, friendship, bravery, conflict, and compassion. So whether you want to slide with Mr Pickwick on the ice or find out what's on Adrian Mole's Christmas list, there are delights and surprises to be discovered in this wonderfully varied anthology of stories illustrated in both colour and black. So whether you want to slide with Mr Pickwick on the ice or find out what's on Adrian Mole's Christmas list, there are delights and. Surprises to be discovered in this wonderfully varied anthology of stories illustrated in both colour and black and white.

Stories about robins, trees, bells, cakes, puddings, presents, snowmen, goblins, carol-singers, the Wise Men, Father Christmas (and his dog)--they're all here. This beautifully illustrated treasury of nineteen stories--fifteen of which are totally new and appear here for the first time--are written by such well-known children's authors as Geraldine McCaughrean, Rachel Anderson, and Joel Chandler Harris, among others. Their stories span many times and many places but all serve to tell the Christmas story and evoke the magic and joy of the holiday's celebrations, both religious and secular. A book perfect for both reading aloud or for private reading throughout the holiday season and beyond, children will find surprises and delights in the colorful illustrations and the simple and direct text.
The Oxford Christmas Storybook ebook
Author:
Dennis Pepper
Category:
Holidays & Celebrations
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1712 kb
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1307 kb
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Publisher:
Oxford University Press (November 5, 1998)
Pages:
160 pages
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4.1
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