Christmas in France by Jack Manning
  

Synopsis

Christmas in France by Jack Manning

Ornaments and lights decorate Christmas trees. Small, painted figures of animals and people fill creches, scenes that look like the place of Jesus' birth. Children open gifts on Christmas Day. People eat roasted goose, turkey, chestnuts and oysters. They go to Christmas plays and musical shows called pastorales. These are the sights and sounds of Christmas in France. Come and explore the many French traditions that bring people of this country together at Christmas.

About the Author

Jack Manning has written and edited a number of children's books and enjoys sharing the fruits of his work with his nieces and nephews. Manning lives in North Dakota and enjoys spending time with his family, particularly during the holidays.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
24 pages
Interest Age: From 6

Author

Jack Manning
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Publisher


www.raintreepublishers.co.u...

Publication date

6th October 2016

ISBN

9781474725736


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