The Christmas pearl
|Format:||Print Book 2007|
|Availability:||Available at 21 Libraries 21 of 21 copies|
Theodora is the matriarch of a family that has grown into a bunch of truculent knuckleheads. While she's finally gotten them all together in South Carolina to celebrate, this Christmas looks nothing like the extravagant, homey holidays of her childhood.
What happened to the days when Christmas meant tables groaning with home-cooked goodies, over-the-top decorations, and long chats in front of the fire with Pearl, her grandmother's beloved housekeeper and closest confidante?
Luckily for Theodora, a special someone who heard her plea for help arrives, with pockets full of enough Gullah magic and common sense to make Theodora's Christmas the love-filled miracle it's meant to be.
Published ReviewsPublisher's Weekly Review: "
South Carolina -- Fiction.
|Publisher|| New York :William Morrow,2007
viii, 139 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
|ISBN||9780061438448 (acid-free paper)
0061438448 (acid-free paper)