An Anthology of Christmas Short Stories and Poems *This edition for December 2013 contains qThe Winter Roadq, a new story. Short Stories Included: The Tale of the Christmas Angel is about the mortal life of Sabrina and her gradual transformation into a Christmas Angel based on her kindness and generosity to others. The Ghosts of Christmas Past is about a Christmas Eve qpartyq where the past and present meet. Young Charlie discovers there is more to the old Indiana homestead than he ever knew, and an heirloom candle lights the way. The Legend of the Christmas Troll tells a story of a Christmas Troll who treats his family and friends poorly and suffers the consequences. The Red Christmas Scarf is about a plain red scarf given as a gift to a young girl from her grandmother. Although it looks like common gift, it has magical properties woven in its threads. From December 2012: The Best Part of Christmas was originally published as the first place winner of a 1997 newspaper Christmas essay contest. It is the author's true account of the last Christmas that she spent with her mother. NEW! For Christmas 2013: The Winter Road is a short story of a boy living in a rural area. One day, he learns that the land he lives on is frequented by someone important once a year. Poetry: The Burnished Bells of Holiday Cheer One Day Before Christmas The cover features an actual Christmas oil painting by Patricia Arnold.The children run away when someone says, aBe good this year or the Christmas troll will get you!a The legend says that ... of his family and the. The Legend of the Christmas Troll The Best Part of Christmas This essay was originally published.
|Title||:||Christmas Poems and Short Stories|
|Publisher||:||Marquette Press - 2013-12-10|