Star Over Bethlehem and Other Stories

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A retelling of the Christmas Story in a way you've never heard it before.

The fable of a donkey who carries a mother and child safely to Egypt.

The tale of a widow who dislikes people until she meets a stranger

From the most popular writer of all time comes a treasured collection of short stories and poems celebrating the holiday season.

This special edition also contains a wealth of Agatha Christie rarities -- not only all the stories, poems, and illustrations from her long out-of-print book ''Star over Bethlehem'' (1965) but also a reproduction of all her rare poetry from the two collections ''The Road of Dreams'' (1924) and ''Poems'' (1973).

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A retelling of the Christmas Story in a way you’ve never heard it before. . . . The fable of a donkey who carries a mother and child safely to Egypt. . . . The tale of a widow who dislikes people until she meets a stranger. . . .

From the most popular writer of all time comes a treasured collection of short stories and poems celebrating the holiday season.

This special edition also contains a wealth of Agatha Christie rarities—not only all the stories, poems, and illustrations from her long out-of-print book Star over Bethlehem (1965) but also a reproduction of all her rare poetry from the two collections The Road of Dreams (1924) and Poems (1973).

About the Author:

Dame Agatha Christie (1890-1976) was a British crime writer best known for her detective novels and short stories. According to Guinness World Records, she is the best-selling novelist of all time, her novels having sold over four billion copies and having been translated into more than one hundred languages. The Agatha Award for best mystery and crime writers was named in her honor.

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