Gift Of The Magi
Written by O Henry
Illustrated by P. J. Lynch
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Shortlisted for the Bisto Irish Children's Book Award 2009.
Gift Of The Magi by O Henry
Della has saved for months to buy the perfect gift for her beloved husband, Jim. But $1.87 is the miserable sum of her efforts, and it’s now Christmas Eve. There is only one thing left to do: sell her most treasured possession, her beautiful knee-length hair. But when Jim returns home he is aghast – his gift for her is the tortoiseshell combs she has coveted for so long! And to buy them he has sold his precious gold pocket-watch … for which Della has just sacrificed her hair to buy a perfect platinum chain!
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Walker Books Ltd
6th October 2008
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