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Miracle and Other Christmas Stories

ISBN13: 9780553580488
ISBN: 0553580485
Binding: Paperback
Publisher: Bantam Books 2000-10-01
Published Date:
Edition 1st THUS
Pages: 336
Average Goodreads rating: 3.90/5 (1691 ratings)

The winner of multiple Hugo and Nebula Awards, Connie Willis captures the timeless essence of generosity and goodwill in this magical collection if Christmas stories.  These eight tales — two of which have never before been published — boldly reimagine the stories of Christmas while celebrating the power of love and compassion.  This enchanting treasury includes:

"Miracle," in which a young woman's carefully devised plans to find romance go awry when her guardian angel shows her the true meaning of love.

"In Coppelius's Toyshop," where a jaded narcissist finds himself trapped in a crowded toy store at Christmastime.

"Epiphany," in which three modern-day wisemen embark on a quest unlike any they've ever experienced.

"Inn," where a choir singer gives shelter to a homeless man and his pregnant wife — only to learn later that there's much more to the couple than meets the eye.

Also includes:

"The Pony"
"Cat's Paw"