Angela and the Baby Jesus

Angela and the Baby Jesus

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Baker & Taylor
Six year-old Angela of Limerick, Ireland, worries for the Baby Jesus on the altar of St. Joseph's Church near School House Lane where she lives and on the damp, cold December nights the baby is sure to need her help.

Blackwell North Amer
"When my mother, Angela, was six years old, she felt sorry for the Baby Jesus in the Christmas crib at St. Joseph's Church near School House Lane where she lived..."
Frank McCourt's Pulitzer Prize-winning memoir Angela's Ashes is a modern classic. Now he has written a captivating Christmas story about Angela as a child - often cold and hungry herself - compelled to rescue the Baby Jesus and take him home. This story is pure McCourt - genuine, irreverent and moving.

Baker
& Taylor

When six-year-old Angela decides that the uncovered baby Jesus is cold in his manger in the church, she takes him home to warm him up, little guessing the trouble that will follow.

Simon and Schuster
When my mother, Angela, was six years old, she felt sorry for the Baby Jesus in the Christmas crib at St. Joseph's Church near School House Lane where she lived....

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Frank McCourt's Pulitzer Prize-winning memoir Angela's Ashes is a modern classic. Now he has written a captivating Christmas story about Angela as a child -- often cold and hungry herself -- compelled to rescue the Baby Jesus and take him home. This story is pure McCourt -- genuine, irreverent and moving.

It is elegantly illustrated by two-time Golden Kite Award winner Loren Long and is the perfect Christmas story for all ages.

Publisher: New York : Scribner, c2007
Edition: 1st Scribner hardcover ed
ISBN: 9781416574705
Branch Call Number: FIC MCC
Characteristics: 26 p. :,col. ill. ;,18 cm.
Additional Contributors: Long, Loren - Illustrator

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Jun 28, 2016

Suitable bedtime story for (Christian) children.

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