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Christmas in France Jack Manning

Raintree
Hardback 24 pages

ISBN:
9781474725736
Size:
203 x 206 xmm
Published:
6th Oct 2016
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Series:
First Facts: Christmas around the World
France
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Overview

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.

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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