A Joyful Christmas: A Treasury of New and Classic Songs, Poems, and Stories for the Holiday

A Joyful Christmas A Treasury of New and Classic Songs Poems and Stories for the Holiday Filled with new and beloved poems stories songs and here is a beautiful collection of prose and verse that celebrates the Christmas season You ll find the classics here such as Silent Night Dec

  • Title: A Joyful Christmas: A Treasury of New and Classic Songs, Poems, and Stories for the Holiday
  • Author: James E. Ransome
  • ISBN: 9780805066210
  • Page: 179
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Filled with new and beloved poems, stories, songs, and , here is a beautiful collection of prose and verse that celebrates the Christmas season You ll find the classics here, such as Silent Night, Deck the Halls, and The Twelve Days of Christmas, as well as new stories by the talents of Pam Munoz Ryan, Joseph Bruchac, Katherine Paterson, Nancy Willard, and others ThiFilled with new and beloved poems, stories, songs, and , here is a beautiful collection of prose and verse that celebrates the Christmas season You ll find the classics here, such as Silent Night, Deck the Halls, and The Twelve Days of Christmas, as well as new stories by the talents of Pam Munoz Ryan, Joseph Bruchac, Katherine Paterson, Nancy Willard, and others This evocative treasury depicts the holiday season in all its warmth and glory.Complete 80 page book features 30 selections with full color artwork Musical arrangements for such well loved songs as Silent Night, Joy to the World, Deck the Halls, We Wish You a Merry Christmas, We Three Kings of Orient Are, and Jingle, Bells Much loved pieces by Christina Rossetti, Langston Hughes, and Aileen Fisher 15 new holiday contributions by the talents of Joseph Bruchac, Deborah Hopkinson, Katherine Paterson, Pam Mu oz Ryan, and Nancy Willard A special Christmas message from James Ransome A colorful ribbon marker

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    • Set says:

      This is a nice Christmas Treasury with the story of the nativity, other modern stories and a few Christmas songs and poems. It is my belief that African American children will enjoy the pictures in the book because the illustrator represented Africans in nearly all the pictures. The reason for the three stars rating is because I did not like the modern stories at all, although I really enjoyed the nativity story, poems and songs. The pictures are lovely as well. And take you very, very much for [...]

    • ♥Mary♦Sweet♣Dreams♠Are♥Made♦of♣This♠ says:

      This is a small Christmas treasury with some simple poems, songs, and stories. The book is modern but stays true in illustration to traditions. This isn't really a classical Christmas treasury. Some of the modern stories are quite dark and honestly, bone chilling. But some of the material is good for bedtime as the mood is cozy and dark. I do like it that the book reflects on the real meaning of Christmas, the nativity.A great book that especially African American children will love and relate t [...]

    • Kim Foy says:

      This is a beautiful collection of Christmas poems, stories, and songs that celebrate the Christmas season in all its warnth and glory.

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