The Twenty-Four Days Before Christmas

The Twenty-Four Days Before Christmas

L'engle, Madeleine

Book 3.0 of Chronos/The Austins Publication Order

Language: English

Published: Aug 1, 2011

Words: 14318
Pages: 53


Vicky Austin's family does one special thing each day of December to prepare for Christmas. This year, they're also preparing for the birth of a new brother or sister, due after the New Year. Vicky is worried that the baby will come early—what kind of Christmas Eve would it be without Mother to help them hang up stockings and sing everyone to sleep with carols? This classic story of an old-fashioned Christmas is accompanied by merry illustrations by Jill Weber. This special eBook edition includes bonus content not available in the print edition: *Christmas in New York* essay by Madeleine L'Engle Reproductions of 7 unique L'Engle family Christmas cards created and illustrated by Madeleine L'Engle First chapter of the Newbery Award–winning* A Wrinkle in Time