A midnight clear: stories for the Christmas season

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Publisher:
Lodestar Books,
Pub. Date:
[1995]
Edition:
1st ed.
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: MG - BL: 4.7 - AR Pts: 6
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"Katherine Paterson illuminates the true meaning of Christmas in twelve modern-day stories written over the years for her husband, a pastor, to read to his congregation on each Christmas Eve. A man driving to see his dying father picks up a young hitchhiker who attempts to rob him; a proud and lonely widow is befriended by a persevering boy trying to earn a star for his church group; in Communist China, a female scholar and an old night watchman secretly bond together to read the Bible. Whether depicting a child coping with disappointment or a couple awaiting the birth of their baby, all these stories present a vision of hope and peace harking back to that first Christmas two thousand years ago."--BOOK JACKET.Title Summary field provided by Blackwell North America, Inc. All Rights Reserved
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ISBN:
9780525675297
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 4.7, 6 Points
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Grouping Title midnight clear stories for the christmas season
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