A Northern Nativity

A Northern Nativity

Christmas Dreams of A Prairie Boy

Book - 1989
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During the Great Depression of the 1930's twelve-year-old William has a series of Christmas dreams in which he glimpses, among other visions, the Holy Family as an Eskimo family.
Publisher: [Montreal] : Tundra Books, 1989, c1976.
ISBN: 9780912766416
Branch Call Number: J 232.921 Kur
Characteristics: 20 leaves : color illustrations ; 25 cm.


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Dec 28, 2014

Wonderfully written story and has 20 beautiful illustrations to go along with the 20 possible circumstances of Jesus birth. If HE could be born as an Eskimo baby , why not as an Indian baby , a Black baby . If HE could be born in a stable why not in a fisherman's hut , a railway freight car , a shack , in a cowboy's barn , in an abandoned shed. Very enjoyable and thoughtful book to read at Christmas .

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