From The Author Of The Bestselling Far From Home Comes An Unforgettable Volume Of Christmas Stories And Poetry Set In Modern Day Newfoundland While Drawing On Her Own Memories Of Growing Up In Outport Newfoundland, Nellie Strowbridge Recaptures Sights And Sounds Of The Festive Season That Will Fascinate And Tantalize Even Readers From Afar With Nostalgic Reverie As An Added Treat, Contained Herein Are Her Poems And Musings On The True Meaning Of Christmas This Book Is A Gift Of Love From An Author Who Holds Dear To Her Heart The Time Honoured Values Of Family And Home As Well, It Is A Gift That Promises To Touch The Lives Of All Who Wish To Share In Her Fondest Memories Of This Most Magical Time Of Year The Gift Of Christmas Is A Collection That Will Warm The Hearts And Stir The Souls Of Young And Old Alike. A charming volume of Newfoundland Christmas stories and poetry The Packet Strowbridge s fond recounting of the sights and sounds of the festive season make this an especially warm reminiscence The Western Star It is a worthy present to unwrap for yourself or
I loved reading this book It feels like I learned something about my own culture from reading this book, about the traditions we used to hold like mummering which is now beginning to make a comeback , and ab
I liked this book for the insight it gave me into life in Newfoundland which I visited this past summer and for the way Ms Strowbridge unabashedly shares thoughts, beliefs and emotions which are close to her heart.
- 249 pages
- The Gift of Christmas
- Nellie P. Strowbridge
- 09 July 2019 Nellie P. Strowbridge