A Child's Christmas In Wales

A Child's Christmas In Wales

Children's, New & Recommended, Fairy Tale & Gift Books
Hardback Published on: 05/10/2006
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Synopsis

The timeless classic story of Dylan Thomas's childhood Christmas memories, featuring the wonderful artwork of Kate Greenaway medallist, Edward Ardizzone in this mini hardback edition. All the Christmases roll down toward the two-tongued sea, like a cold and headlong moon bundling down the sky that was our street; and they stop at the rim of the ice-edged, fish-freezing waves, and I plunge my hand in the snow and bring out whatever I can find... Dylan Thomas's lyrical account of his childhood Christmases in a small Welsh town, featuring wolves, bears, hippos and Mrs Prothero's cat, has become deservedly famous. Beautifully illustrated by award-winning artist Edward Ardizzone, this classic edition is beloved by fans of Thomas's work and a perfect Christmas gift for young readers building their own childhood Christmas memories.

  • Publisher: Hachette Children's Group
  • ISBN: 9781858810119
  • Number of pages: 48
  • Weight: 77g
  • Dimensions: 125 x 103 x 9 mm

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A Child's Christmas In Wales
lovely as a gift at christmas
What a lovely little book,brings back so many memories of my childhood, also loved the illustrations .Would make a great stocking filler for the grandchild... READ MORE
sue large
A Child's Christmas In Wales
A superb classic
This is a beautiful short story that recounts a gloriously snowy day in Dylan's childhood that brings to life that amazing feeling of joy and magic that ac... READ MORE
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