The Puffin Book of Christmas Stories

Wendy Cooling, a former teacher and Head of the Children's Book Foundation (now Book Trust), works as a freelance book consultant, reviewer and editor. She recently put together the successful millennium collection, CENTURIES OF STORIES.

Author: Wendy Cooling

Publisher: Penguin UK

ISBN: 9780241380420

Category: Juvenile Fiction

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The Puffin Book of Christmas Stories is essential Christmas-time reading including classics from all eras. A new collection of Christmas stories, from traditional to real life, humour and most importantly, plenty of the magic of Christmas. Writers range from Charles Dickens to Gillian Cross and Malorie Blackman. Wendy Cooling, a former teacher and Head of the Children's Book Foundation (now Book Trust), works as a freelance book consultant, reviewer and editor. She recently put together the successful millennium collection, CENTURIES OF STORIES. Wendy livesin Hertfordshire.

The Puffin Book of Christmas Stories

Contained in this book are 14 festive stories for Christmas. The authors featured include Thomas Hardy, Charles Dickens, Noel Streatfeild and Leon Garfield.

Author: Sara Corrin

Publisher:

ISBN: 0140319670

Category: Children's literature, English

Page: 192

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Contained in this book are 14 festive stories for Christmas. The authors featured include Thomas Hardy, Charles Dickens, Noel Streatfeild and Leon Garfield.

The Puffin Book of Classic Children s Stories

The book is organised thematically with an introduction by the editor to each section.

Author: Humphrey Carpenter

Publisher: Puffin HC

ISBN: 0140368159

Category: Children's stories, English

Page: 416

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This anthology introduces children to the children's classics from Anne of Green Gables to a Christmas Carol, offering them an opportunity to use the extracts as a guide to which classics they would enjoy. The book is organised thematically with an introduction by the editor to each section.

Christmas with the Chrystals Other Stories

Reprinted in The Puffin Book of Christmas Stories first published 1984 by Faber
and Faber, published in Puffin Books 1986 Author's text including 'My Christmas
Holidays' and 'What Happened to Pauline, Petrova and Posy' published in The ...

Author: Noel Streatfeild

Publisher: Penguin UK

ISBN: 9780141377742

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 192

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Christmas with the Chrystals is a gorgeous short story about how an influx of cheery young cousins at Christmas warms the heart of a haughty grandmother and lights up her chilly home. This very special Yuletide story is accompanied by several Streatfeild Christmas extracts from her many children's novels, including an (almost) never-before-seen sequel chapter to her bestseller Ballet Shoes. There are also recollections of the author's own childhood Christmases (taken from the Noel Streatfeild Christmas Holiday Book).

Christmas

Uses the words of the Gospels of Luke and Matthew to present the story of the birth of Jesus.

Author: Jan Pienkowski

Publisher: Penguin Books Limited

ISBN: 0140506462

Category: Bible stories, English

Page: 32

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Uses the words of the Gospels of Luke and Matthew to present the story of the birth of Jesus.

Mrs Christmas

Mrs Christmas comes to the rescue making herself a wonderful new flying machine and whizzing everywhere to deliver all the pres

Author: Penny Ives

Publisher: Penguin Books, Limited (UK)

ISBN: 0140554343

Category: Christmas stories

Page: 32

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It's time for all the Christmas presents to be delivered but Father Christmas - and his reindeer -are ill and covered in spots. Mrs Christmas comes to the rescue making herself a wonderful new flying machine and whizzing everywhere to deliver all the pres

The Story of Christmas

Illustrates the story of the birth of Jesus and its aftermath, adapted from the King James version of the Bible.

Author: Jane Ray

Publisher: Puffin

ISBN: 014056456X

Category: Bible stories

Page: 32

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Illustrates the story of the birth of Jesus and its aftermath, adapted from the King James version of the Bible.

Madeline s Christmas

With everyone else sick in bed with a cold on Christmas eve, it is up to Madeline to run the school and she finds a remarkable helper in a rug-selling magician.

Author: Ludwig Bemelmans

Publisher:

ISBN: OCLC:1036693824

Category: Christmas stories, American

Page: 32

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With everyone else sick in bed with a cold on Christmas eve, it is up to Madeline to run the school and she finds a remarkable helper in a rug-selling magician.

Children s Fiction Sourcebook

A Survey of Children's Books for 6-13 Year Olds Margaret Hobson, Jennifer
Madden, Ray Prytherch. MODERN ... 0571 117686 illustrated by Ann Strugnell
THE PUFFIN BOOK OF CHRISTMAS STORIES Penguin, 1986, 192p. – Pbk, O/P.

Author: Margaret Hobson

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9780429867538

Category: Social Science

Page: 285

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First published in 1992, this Sourcebook is a basic working tool for all those concerned with children’s reading. It will help librarians and teachers to select a comprehensive stock of children’s’ fiction for their institutions.The authors in the sourcebook have been selected on the grounds of importance, popularity and current availability. Author entries are arranged in alphabetical order and indexes provided by title, series, age-range and genre. Each entry consists of some background information, and evaluative comment on style of the book, a list of the authors books with publisher, date and price, and literary agent where applicable. There is a suggestion of similar authors, sequels, related series and reader age range.

Toys

Resources Nursery Rhymes 'Christmas is Coming, the Goose is Getting Fat' (
traditional) 'The Queen of Hearts, She ... 1992) Tlie Christmas Story, Isabelle
Brent (Pavilion Books) Christmas Troll, Jan Brett (Puffin Books) Every Little
Angels ...

Author: Neil Griffiths

Publisher: Nelson Thornes

ISBN: 9780748742967

Category: Creative activities and seat work

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Specifically designed to address the Foundation Curriculum Goals from the QCA.

The After Christmas Tree

Family members take their Christmas tree into the back yard and decorate it with edible trimmings for the wild birds and animals.

Author: Linda Wagner Tyler

Publisher: Puffin

ISBN: 0140541918

Category: Christmas stories

Page: 32

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Family members take their Christmas tree into the back yard and decorate it with edible trimmings for the wild birds and animals.

The First Christmas

Experience the true spirit of Christmas with this rich celebration of the Christmas story.

Author: Jan Pienkowski

Publisher: Puffin PB

ISBN: 0141382740

Category: Bible stories, English

Page: 32

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Experience the true spirit of Christmas with this rich celebration of the Christmas story. With words from the King James Bible, the nativity story is brought gloriously to life with illuminated pages of silhouettes set against glowing colours. The beautiful design and gold highlights throughout make this a true classic and the perfect Christmas gift.

A christmas carol

Through the intervention of four ghosts, Ebenezer Scrooge is shown the spirit of Christmas.

Author: Charles Dickens

Publisher:

ISBN: OCLC:255893825

Category:

Page: 189

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A Christmas Carol and Other Stories

Introducing a bold, bright new take on your favorite books. A collection that celebrates color and literature at once! Enjoy the bright golden glow of the holidays with this classic Christmas tale.

Author: Charles Dickens

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9780425289303

Category: Children's stories

Page: 264

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Ebenezer Scrooge is a mean old man with no friends or family to love him - he s just so miserable and bitter! One freezing cold Christmas Eve, Marley s ghost pays Scrooge a visit and an eerie nighttime journey begins. The Christmas spirits are here to show Scrooge the error if his nasty ways. By visiting his past, present and future, will Scrooge learn to love Christmas and the others around him?

Waterstone s Guide to Books

95 CORRIN , SARA & STEPHEN ( Eds . ) Puffin Book of Pet Stories ( 10 + ) (
XD0897 ) Puffin pbk . Puffin Book of Christmas Stories ( 10 + ) [ XD0898 ] Puffin
pbk . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £2 . 50 Round the Christmas Tree ( 8 + ) (
D1862 ) ...

Author: Waterstone & Co

Publisher:

ISBN: 0951258982

Category: Books

Page: 1658

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Stories for Tens and Over

... SEVEN - YEAR - OLDS MORE STORIES FOR SEVEN - YEAR - OLDS
STORIES FOR EIGHT - YEAR - OLDS STORIES FOR NINE - YEAR - OLDS
ONCE UPON A RHYME ROUND THE CHRISTMAS TREE THE PUFFIN BOOK
OF MODERN ...

Author: Sara Corrin

Publisher:

ISBN: 0140313648

Category: Children's stories, English

Page: 205

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An anthology of modern stories and folktales from France, the U.S., Italy, and Greece, selected for children ten years and older.

Polly and the Puffin The Happy Christmas

Perfect for bedtime stories and early readers. From the bestselling author of The Little Beach Street Bakery. Contains lots of fun festive recipes and activities in addition to the story.

Author: Jenny Colgan

Publisher: Little Brown Bks Young Readers

ISBN: 1510200924

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 96

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The fourth children's book featuring Polly and her puffin Neil, from bestselling adult novelist Jenny Colgan. With gorgeous two-colour illustrations throughout, Polly is perfect for reading aloud - especially at Christmas! Polly and her puffin friend Neil have wrapped presents, practised for the village nativity and written their lists for Santa. But Christmas is taking a very long time to arrive. And Polly isn't enjoying the wait. What's worse, Neil is busy helping to keep an egg warm, so he hasn't got much time to play. Will it EVER be Christmas? And will a tiny little puffling hatch in time for the big day? Perfect for bedtime stories and early readers. From the bestselling author of The Little Beach Street Bakery. Contains lots of fun festive recipes and activities in addition to the story.

147 Traditional Stories for Primary School Children to Retell

This is a great English standard, occasionally found in collections of Christmas
stories for children. Other Print ... Children's Books Heyer, Marilee (1989) The
Weaving of a Dream Puffin Books, imprint of Penguin Books Ltd., London. San
Souci ...

Author: Chris Smith

Publisher: Hawthorn Press

ISBN: 9781907359521

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 432

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Stories from oral traditions from a variety of historical, cultural and geographical sources, arranged by year group, fully indexed with an introduction explaining how to use the Collection.