A Newfoundland Christmas

A Newfoundland Christmas
Imprint: Pennywell Books Format: Paperback Pubdate: August 2011

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN-10: 1926881451 ISBN-13: 9781926881454
Description

Sarah and her brother, Michael, are not happy when they learn that they will be going down home for Christmas. But when they see what a Newfoundland Christmas has to offer, they quickly change their minds! Join Sarah and Michael as they taste delicious Newfoundland treats, chop down their own Christmas tree, go on a sleigh ride, and experience their first Christmas in outport Newfoundland.

With beautiful illustrations and a helpful glossary of words from Newfoundland and Labrador, this charming book is one that your family will enjoy for many Christmases to come!

Shortlisted for the 2012 Heritage and History Book Awards, Children’s/YA Literature Category

"Charmingly beautiful." Newfoundland Herald
"If you're looking for a sweet tale to add to your holiday book trove, A Newfoundland Christmas is just the ticket." Atlantic Books Today
"Baker highlights all the Newfoundland words throughout the story and puts them in a glossary at the end. This is a good idea not only if you want to send the book to children outside the province, but help to explain some of Newfoundland\\\'s traditions to our own young ones." The Telegram
"Author Dawn Baker has created a lovely picture book that showcases her outstanding artistic abilities." CM Magazine
"This is a great book for sharing with young children and whether or not your background is in Newfoundland, I'm sure it will evoke memories of Christmases spent in small communities all over the country." Resource Links