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Christmas Days

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  • 11 Currently reading

Published by House of Anansi Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nonfiction,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Customs & Traditions,
  • Social Science / Customs & Traditions,
  • Non-Classifiable,
  • Canada - General,
  • Holidays - Christmas & Advent

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsSeth (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8200456M
    ISBN 100887841937
    ISBN 109780887841934
    OCLC/WorldCa60798187

    Christmas, Christian festival celebrating the birth of English term Christmas (“mass on Christ’s day”) is of fairly recent origin. The earlier term Yule may have derived from the Germanic jōl or the Anglo-Saxon geōl, which referred to the feast of the winter corresponding terms in other languages—Navidad in Spanish, Natale in Italian, Noël in French—all.


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“Nowhere is [Winterson’s] faith in the transporting power of storytelling more on display than in her new book, Christmas Days dark, otherworldly and (trademark Winterson) wickedly funny [a] holiday treasure to be pulled out on a December night, fireside, /5(49).

An eclectic mix of stories, recipes, and memories, Christmas Days brings together a series of imaginative holiday writings. The book alternates between twelve pieces of short fiction (stories) and twelve personal essays ending with recipes (feasts).4/5.

Christmas Days: 12 Stories and 12 Feasts for 12 Days (Books That Changed the World) - Kindle edition by Winterson, Jeanette. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Christmas Days: 12 Stories and Christmas Days book Feasts for 12 Days (Books That Changed the World)/5().

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The 13th Day of Christmas was my "Christmas Read" for this year. I read and enjoyed Wright's book The Christmas Jars a couple years ago and decided to give this one a try. From the reviews I had read I was expecting to need a box of Kleenex while reading this book but found myself dry eyed throughout/5.

CHRISTMAS DAYS. 12 Stories And 12 Feasts For 12 Days. by has gathered 12 Yule-themed stories in a book laced with bits of autobiography both in the introduction—a handy guide to the history of Christmas—and in the dishes she describes after each tale.

She is especially good with the supernatural, using eerie and magical elements in ways Author: Jeanette Winterson. Get in the Christmas spirit with a Christmas Days book novel or prepare for Advent with a sacred devotional don't forget the kids. Children's books for kids of all ages are plentiful.

Share the story of Jesus' birth or read a classic tale. Books also make great gifts; visit our gift bookstore for gift ideas for family and friends. Happy reading. A warm, wise curio, Christmas Days blends fiction, recipes and anecdotes for a celebration of togetherness and forgiveness, as full of Winterson’s love 5/5(3).

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Christmas Days is a book of 12 stories and just about the same number of recipes. Winterson — author of Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit — tells.

In this book based on the Christmas classic tune “The Twelve Days of Christmas,” readers will enjoy finding their family names inserted into the text and artwork.

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Jeanette Winterson brings together 12 of her brilliantly imaginative, funny and bold Christmas stories, linked by personal memories and 12 delicious recipes for the Twelve Days of Christmas. From jovial spirits to a donkey with a golden nose, a haunted house to a SnowMama, Winterson’s innovative stories encompass the childlike and spooky wonder of Christmas.

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