Peter Collington A Small Miracle

ISBN 13: 9780099680710

A Small Miracle

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9780099680710: A Small Miracle

It is Christmas Eve. An old woman is living in poverty in a caravan so she goes to the town with her accordion to earn some money for fuel and food. Eventually she is forced to sell her instrument, and then by a cruel twist of fate she is robbed on her way home and left unconscious in the snow.

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"This is a Christmas miracle like no other, with such richness in image and story that children will return to it again and again" (Booklist, starred review).
"Without a doubt the most original Christmas book of the year not the least because of its surprising yet, in context, fitting combination of the devout and the surreal."--The Horn Book, starred review
"The story is sweet, simple and wordless. The illustrations are intricate enough to warrant reading this one over and over."--American Bookseller
..".an upbeat story to treasure for this and many Christmases to come."--School Library Journal
"In a series of meticulously crafted panels, Collington poignantly relates the wordless story of a penniless old woman whose good turn is rewarded-she rescues the village church's nativity scene from a vandal-when the figurines come to life and save her."-Publishers Weekly, Starred

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-This is a Christmas miracle like no other, with such richness in image and story that children will return to it again and again- (Booklist, starred review).
-Without a doubt the most original Christmas book of the year not the least because of its surprising yet, in context, fitting combination of the devout and the surreal.---The Horn Book, starred review
-The story is sweet, simple and wordless. The illustrations are intricate enough to warrant reading this one over and over.---American Bookseller
-...an upbeat story to treasure for this and many Christmases to come.---School Library Journal
-In a series of meticulously crafted panels, Collington poignantly relates the wordless story of a penniless old woman whose good turn is rewarded-she rescues the village church's nativity scene from a vandal-when the figurines come to life and save her.--Publishers Weekly, Starred

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About the Author:

Peter Collington is the author and illustrator of several highly acclaimed books for children. The Chicago Tribune praised him as a -master of wordless picture books.-

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