Christmas Days: 12 Stories and 12 Feasts for 12 Days
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Christmas Days: 12 Stories and 12 Feasts for 12 Days

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Title:Christmas Days: 12 Stories and 12 Feasts for 12 Days
Edition Language:English
ISBN:0802125832
Format Type:Hardcover
Number of Pages:293 pages

    Christmas Days: 12 Stories and 12 Feasts for 12 Days Reviews

  • Diane S ?
    Dec 12, 2016

    This may well be the only Christmas book I read this season, and of so I am glad I chose this one. I loved every single story, though of course I had a few favorites.The Snowmama, a magical heartwarmi...

  • Cecily
    Jan 02, 2017

    This is a physically beautiful collection of a dozen (for the twelve days of Christmas) new short stories, alternating with a dozen pieces about food (each ending with a recipe), all with a Christmas ...

  • Emer
    Dec 17, 2016

    This was an impulse buy. I was standing at the counter in my local bookshop ready to pay for my other purchases when I saw this beautiful looking book. I had to pick it up. The cover was just so tacti...

  • Diane Barnes
    Dec 18, 2016

    I am not generally a Christmas book reader, or Christmas special watcher, mainly because I find the majority of these are a little too sappy for my tastes. But I saw a couple of nice reviews of this o...

  • Dave
    Dec 01, 2016

    A very unusual Christmas book. Winterson loves Christmas for its reflection, ritual, love and community . The recipes in the book are less about putting on a holiday show and more about how food can h...

  • Aoife
    Dec 20, 2016

    3.5 StarsFor the most part I enjoyed all of these stories. My favourites were The Snowmama, Christmas in New York, Christmas Cracker and The Lion, the Unicorn and Me. They were just cute with a great ...

  • Ali
    Dec 20, 2016

    Twelve stories and twelve feasts for twelve days, it simply oozes Christmas spirit. The volume opens with ‘Christmas Tide’ an introductory essay by the author, ruminating on what Christmas is and ...

  • Kirsty
    Dec 21, 2016

    I decided to purchase Christmas Days for three reasons: firstly, it is festive; secondly, it is beautiful in itself; and thirdly, it was written by one of my favourite contemporary authors. Rather tha...

  • Mary
    Mar 08, 2017

    Wonderful seasonal stories and recipes!...

  • Beth Bonini
    Dec 31, 2016

    This collection of original short stories, memories, personal rituals, recipes, musings, and informational bits about cultural and religious tradition are mixed up like a rich Christmas pudding. You c...