Category: Christmas and Holiday Themes


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A Christmas Wish (Regency Romance)

By: Comstock, Mary Chase; Desjardien, Teresa; Hocker, Karla

Price: $4.44

Publisher: New York, Zebra Books: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8669

ISBN: 0821747622

Condition: Very Good

Corners bumped, a little edge wear and rubbing, slight tanning. An attractive copy. ; Insert tipped in for the Zebra Regency romance book club. ; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; 352 pages; " Kissing boughs and Yule logs, holly and hot cider, horsedrawn sleighs and carols sung by candlelight - Christmas time comes once a year and with it all the love and romance one could wish for. " Three of Zebra's favorite Regency authors have penned wonderfully heart-warming stories of Christmas cheer to put some spice in your holiday season. Impish twins take delight in reuniting their parents... View more info

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Davey's Hanukkah Golem

By: Gantz, David

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Philadelphia, Jewish Publication Society: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004654

ISBN: 0827603800

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket

Spine very slightly slanted. DJ has several 1/2" to 1" tears along edges. Text is glossy and bright, with evocative brown line drawings throughout. "Fascinated by his grandfather's telling of the legend of the golem, Davey makes himself a golem out of cave clay as his own secret Hanukkah miracle." Age Level: Preschool Read Aloud through Grade 2; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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Hanukah Money

By: Aleichem, Sholem (trans. & adapted by Uri Shulevitz and Elizabeth Shub)

Price: $8.95

Publisher: New York, Greenwillow Books: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003362

ISBN: 068880120x

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Spine slanted, corners somewhat bumped. A bright, attractive copy. Motl and his brother are so excited. It’s Hanukah and as the tradition goes, all their relatives will be giving them money. A charming story of the Hanukah traditions from a child’s point of view. Engaging illustrations by Uri Shulevitz. Age Level: Grades 1-6; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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Mary Christmas

By: Chase, Mary Ellen

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Boston, Little Brown & Co: 1936

Edition: Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 006136

Condition: Good+ in Good dust jacket

142 pp. , red cloth boards with faded gold lettering, frontispiece. Spine slanted, corners bumped, minor edge wear. Ex-library with usual stamps. Jacket in protective Brodart plastic wrap , 3/4" chip at bottom of spine, shallow chips at spine top and flap ends, 1" tear on spine and dampstain on back edge. Light tanning but text is clean and unmarked. A nice copy. ; Ex-Library; 7¾" - 9¾" Tall; 142 pages; "When Mr. Wescott came home one day wearing his collar and tie it was a sign that some event of unimaginable importance was about to occur. The strangely beautif... View more info

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Mystery for Christmas

By: Dalby, Richard (editor)

Price: $10.75

Publisher: New York, Gallery Books: 1990

Seller ID: 8695

ISBN: 0831762942

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

Corners bumped, slight edge wear and rubbing. Jacket in new Brodart protective wrap, a little edge wear and rubbing. A bright, attractive copy. ; 7¾" - 9¾" Tall; 292 pages; "Ghosts, murder, strange disappearances, , and journeys through time. Every conceivable type of mystery can be found within the pages of Mystery for Christmas, with one thing in common: they all take place during the short days and dark nights, the festivities and tensions, of the Christmas season. Mystery can take many different forms-as the stories in this intriguing collection prove. " Writers h... View more info

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Mystery for Christmas and Other Stories

By: Manson, Cynthia (editor)

Price: $4.95

Publisher: New York, Signet: 1990

Edition: 1st Paperback printing

Seller ID: 8668

ISBN: 0451169093

Condition: Good+

Spine slightly slanted, creased, a little edge wear and rubbing, light reading crease, letters in colored marker on front end paper. Light tanning but text is clean and unmarked. Overall, a nice copy. ; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; 244 pages; "XMAS marks the plot. Twelve Christmas mysteries - gift wrapped in entertainment and suspense - ready to take home for the holidays in this delightful collection selected from Alfred Hitchcock's Mystery Magazine and Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine. Includes stories by Margery Allingham, Rex Stout, John D. MacDonald, Patricia Moyes, Anthony Bo... View more info

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Santa Claus is Coming to Town

By: Quattrocki, Carolyn (contributing writer)

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Lincolnwood, Illinois, Publications International, Ltd.: 1994

Seller ID: 002056

ISBN: 0785304096

Condition: Very Good+

Corners bumped. A bright, attractive copy. Santa Claus if getting ready to come to town and is checking up on who has been bad and good. He's a little worried about Sam and Mike, who just can't seem to stay out of trouble. Will he be able to bring their Christmas gifts? Est Level: Preschool Read Aloud, 1st - 3rd grades; Atlas Folio - over 23" - 25" tall View more info

Santa Clues

By: Greenberg, Martin H.

Price: $4.50

Publisher: New York, Signet: 1993

Edition: First Signet Edition

Seller ID: 005895

ISBN: 0451177088

Condition: Very Good+

Minor edgewear. A bright, attractive copy. "Guess who's taken the Polar Express right into the heart of mystery and mayhem? Jolly Old Saint Nicholas, of course. He has a reputation for knowing who's been bad or good, and now he's ready to stuff our stockings with 21 whodunits for the holidays." Contributors include Barbara Paul, Peter Crowther, Margaret Maron, Jon L. Breen, Dorothy B. Hughes, Matthew J. Costello, Jan Grape, Dick Lochte, Mark Richard Zubro, Richard T. Chizmar and Norman Partridge, Terry Beatty and Wendi Lee, Billie Sue Mosiman, Christopher Fahy, Larry Segriff, R... View more info

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Seven Candles for Kwanzaa

By: Pinkney, Andrea Davis

Price: $6.75

Publisher: New York, Scholastic: 1995

Seller ID: 002060

ISBN: 0590677268

Condition: Good+

Corners bumped, a crease runs across the lower right corner through all pages of this soft cover book. A bright, attractive copy. "When it's Kwanzaa time, everyone in the family helps to celebrate. Read all about this great holiday, which is based on African traditions." Gorgeous color illustrations by Brian Pinkney. Est Level: Preschool Read Aloud, 1st - 4th grades.; 7¾" - 9¾" Tall View more info

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Silhouette Christmas Stories 1988

By: Eagle, Kathleen, Hastings, Brooke, Broadrick, Annette, & Matlock, Curtiss Ann

Price: $2.95

Publisher: Don Mills, Ontario, Harlequin Enterprises, Limited: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003290

ISBN: 0373482159

Condition: Very Good-

Paperback original. Spine very slightly bowed, some edgewear/bumping. A bright, attractive copy. "This year we have something very special for you - our first Hanukkah story,. Written by Brooke Hastings, Eight Nights is the story of David, who learns to get his priorities straight as he balances work, family and love. In The Twelfth Moon by Kathleen Eagle, you’ll read about some of the wonderful Indian traditions surrounding Christmas in South Dakota. For Lacey Bryant, the heroin of Curtiss Ann Matlock’s Miracle on I-40, Christmas is a time of reconciliation , love-and-puppies... View more info

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Skipping Christmas

By: Grisham, John

Price: $7.95

Publisher: New York, Doubleday & Company: 2001

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 003317

ISBN: 0385505833

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket

DJ shows very minor shelfwear. A bright, attractive copy. "Imagine a year without Christmas. No crowded malls, no corny office parties, no fruitcakes, no unwanted presents. That’s just what Luther and Nora Krank have in mind when they decide that, just this once, they’ll skip the holiday altogether. Theirs will be the only house on Hemlock Street without a rooftop Frosty; they won’t be hosting their annual Christmas Eve bash; they aren’t even going to have a tree. They won’t need one, because come December 25 they’re setting sail on a Caribbean cruise. But, as this wea... View more info

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Slay Bells (Pennyfoot Hotel Mystery #14)

By: Kingsbury, Kate

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Berkley Prime Crime: 2006

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 8696

ISBN: 0739476718

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket

Black boards with gold lettering, 291 pp, corners bumped, slight edge wear and rubbing. Jacket in new Brodart, slight edge wear. An attractive copy. ; 14th in the Pennyfoot Hotel mystery series. ; 7¾" - 9¾" Tall; 291 pages; "In the spirit of the season, Cecily Sinclair Baxter opens the doors of the Pennyfoot Hotel to host a holiday party where the children of Badgers End can meet Father Christmas. Unfortunately, the jolly old man fails to appear. Worse still, instead of a sack full of toys, he's left behind one of his helpers - a dead footman, who's apparently fallen off t... View more info

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Southern Christmas Literary Classics of the Holidays

By: Long, Judy (editor) ; Payton, Thomas (editor)

Price: $10.75

Publisher: Athens, GA, Hill Street Press: 1998

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 8698

ISBN: 1892514087

Condition: Near Fine

Corners bumped, slight edge wear and rubbing. An attractive copy. ; Includes works by Truman Capote, Alex Haley, O. Henry, Harper Lee, Ogden Nash, Katherine Anne Porter, Lee Smith, Mark Twain, Robert Penn Warren and more. ; 7¾" - 9¾" Tall; 224 pages; "Christmas has always captured the hearts of southern writers. Southern Christmas collects twenty-eight classic stories and memories of the holidays by the most acclaimed authors associated with the South, spanning 150 years. From treasured notions of home and family to a southern gothic tradition full of surprises abou... View more info

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The Best Christmas Ever

By: Green, Sylvia

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Scranton, Pennsylvania, Scholastic Paperbacks: 2001

Seller ID: 003350

ISBN: 0439340136

Condition: Very Good+

Very minor edgewear, "Merry Christmas" inscription on inside cover. A bright, attractive copy. "Puss is a country cat at heart. He loves living in a small town and knowing all the other animals that live near him. But Puss’s owner, Jenni, moved to the city where there’s traffic and people seem so unfriendly. He decides he’s got to get back home. When Puss runs off, Jenni frantically searches for him. Puss soon discovers he misses Jenni terribly. And in looking for each other, they both realize living in the city isn’t so bad after all. Just in time for Christmas... View more info

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The Trouble with Santa (Stepping Stone Bks.)

By: Sachs, Betsy

Price: $4.90

Publisher: New York, A Stepping Stone Book: 1990

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 002042

ISBN: 0679904107

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket

Corners slightly bumped, slight shelf wear. A clean, attractive copy, from the Weekly Reader Book Club. A good story for older children who are just sorting out the "secret" about Santa Claus and the spirit of Christmas. Pen and ink illustrations by Margot Apple. Est level: 3rd - 6th grades; 7¾" - 9¾" Tall View more info

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Three-Day Town (Signed) (Deborah Knott Series #17)

By: Maron, Margaret

Price: $32.50

Publisher: New York, Grand Central Publishing: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8526

ISBN: 0446555789

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket

Dark on light blue boards, gold lettering, 278 pp. Jacket in new Brodart. New, never read. Signed by author on title page. ; Seventeenth in the Deborah Knott mystery series. ; Deborah Knott Mystery; 7¾" - 9¾" Tall; 278 pages; "After a year of marriage, Judge Deborah Knott and Sheriff's Deputy Dwight Bryant are off to New York City for a long-delayed honeymoon. January might not be the perfect time to take a bite of the Big Apple, but Dwight's sister-in-law has arranged for them to stay in her Upper West Side apartment for a week. " Deborah had been asked to deliv... View more info