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Richterkessing – Time of Christmas

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JE263.91 R

Richterkessing

Personal Author:
Richterkessing, Sue.
Title:
The time of Christmas / written by Suzanne Richterkessing ; illustrated by Susan Morris.
Publication info:
Appleton, WI : Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, c2005.
Physical description:
1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 21 cm.
General Note:
“22361A N7-05”–Cover p. [4].
General Note:
“Mouse Prints journey through the church year.”
Subject term:
Advent–Fiction.
Subject term:
Epiphany–Fiction.
Subject term:
Mice–Fiction.
Subject term:
Christmas–Fiction.

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Van Steenwyk – Prairie Christmas

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Van Steenwyk

Personal Author:
Van Steenwyk, Elizabeth.
Title:
Prairie Christmas / written by Elizabeth Van Steenwyk ; illustrated by Ronald Himler.
Publication info:
Grand Rapids, Mich. : Eerdmans Books for Young Readers, 2006.
Physical description:
1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 24 x 27 cm.
Summary:
Eleven-year-old Emma is disappointed when her mother, a doctor, has to deliver a baby on Christmas Day. But, when she arrives with Mama at the house, Emma realizes she isn’t the only one whose Christmas has been interrupted. With warm pencil-and-watercolor illustrations, this story offers a glimpse of life on the prairie in the 1800s. Emma learns that easing someone else’s pain can often help ease their own.
Subject term:
Mothers and daughters–Juvenile fiction.
Subject term:
Midwives–Juvenile fiction.
Subject term:
Prairies–Juvenile fiction.
Added Entry-Personal Name:
Himler, Ronald.
ISBN:
9780802852809 (alk. paper)

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Pilkey – ‘Twas the night before Thanksgiving

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Pilkey

Personal Author:
Pilkey, Dav, 1966-
Title:
‘Twas the night before Thanksgiving / story and pictures by Dav Pilkey.
Publication info:
New York : Scholastic, 2004, c1990.
Physical description:
1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 21 x 26 cm.
Series Statement:
(Scholastic bookshelf)
Summary:
This poem based on The Night Before Christmas tells the wacky tale of the day before Thanksgiving.  Eight boys and girls take a field trip to a turkey farm playing with eight exuberant turkeys, but are shocked to learn the farmer plans to kill all the turkeys for Thanksgiving dinners. The children smuggle all the turkeys home and all their Thanksgiving dinners become vegetarian this year. The turkeys’ lives are saved!
Subject term:
Turkeys–Juvenile fiction.
Subject term:
Thanksgiving Day–Juvenile fiction.
Subject term:
Stories in rhyme–Juvenile fiction.
ISBN:
0439669375 (pbk.)

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Pienkowski – Easter

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J232.45 P

Pienkowski

Personal author:

Pienkowski, Jan

Title:

Easter : the King James Version / with pictures by Jan Pienkowski.

Publication info:

New York : A. Knopf, c1989.

Physical description:

Unpaged: col. ill.

General Note:

“The words are taken from Matthew, Mark, Luke, [and] John”–Verso t.p.

Summary:

Selected Gospel verses, illustrated in full color and gilt, present the story of Easter for young readers.

Personal subject:

Jesus Christ–Passion–Juvenile literature.

Personal subject:

Jesus Christ–Resurrection–Juvenile literature.

ISBN:

0394824555

Tags:

art, Bible, celebrations, children’s, Christianity, Easter, holidays, Holy Week, Jesus, Jesus Christ — Passion, Jesus Christ–Resurrection., religion, seasonal

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Winter – Christmas Tree Ship

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Personal Author:

Winter, Jeanette.

Title:

The Christmas Tree Ship / Jeanette Winter.

Publication info:

New York : Philomel Books, c1994.

Physical description:

unpaged : col. ill.

Summary:

Each winter Captain Herman fills his fishing schooner with Christmas trees, sails down Lake Michigan, and delivers the trees to the residents of Chicago.

Subject term:

Christmas trees–Juvenile fiction.

Subject term:

Ships–Juvenile fiction.

ISBN:

399226931

Tags:

children, Christmas, Christmas fiction, family, heroes, holidays, juvenile, seasonal, tradition, trees, true story, winter

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Maier – The very first Christmas

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JE232.921 M
Maier

Personal Author:
Maier, Paul L.
Title:
The very first Christmas / Paul L. Maier ; illustrated by Francisco Ordaz.
Publication info:
St. Louis, MO : Concordia Pub. House, c1998.
Physical description:
32 p. : col. ill. ; 27 x 29 cm.
Summary:
Examines the Nativity story as the origin of Christmas, viewing it in both scriptural and secular contexts.
Personal subject:
Jesus Christ–Nativity–Juvenile literature.
Subject term:
Bible stories–N.T.–Juvenile literature.
Subject term:
Christmas–Juvenile literature.
Added Entry-Personal Name:
Ordaz, Frank, 1956-
ISBN:
0570050642

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Lucado – Christmas child

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Lucado

Personal Author:
Lucado, Max.
Uniform title:
[Christmas cross]
Title:
The Christmas child / by Max Lucado.
Publication info:
Nashville, Tenn. : WestBow Press, a division of Thomas Nelson Publishers,c 2003.
Physical description:
ix, 82p. cm.
General Note:
Previously published as: The Christmas cross.
Summary:
A Chicago journalist finds himself in a small Texas town on Christmas Eve. Lonely, he encounters old faces and new facts…a hand carved manger, a father’s guilt, a young girl’s faith. The trip into the past holds his key to the future, and a scarlet cross shows him the way home.
Subject:
             Christmas stories.
ISBN:
1595540601

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