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Josefina's surprise: a Christmas story

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Pleasant Co.,
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1st ed.
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IL: MG - BL: 4.6 - AR Pts: 1
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Josefina hopes her family will have a happy Christmas, although she knows they will miss Mamá. When she and her sisters discover that the Christmas altar cloth Mamá embroidered has been damaged, they are heartbroken. But T'a Dolores finds a way to help the sisters' hearts begin to mend. As the villagers gather to celebrate the Christmas tradition called Las Posadas, Josefina finds that memories can bring comfort and courage. Christmas Eve is filled with surprises that make Josefina's heart sing.
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Grouping Title josefina s surprise a christmas story
Grouping Author tripp valerie
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-10-02 04:37:33AM
Last Indexed 2018-11-12 04:52:12AM

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display_description The second Christmas after their mother has died, Josefina and her three sisters find that participating in the traditions of Las Posadas helps keep memories of Mamá alive.
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series American girls collection. Josefina 1824
series_with_volume American girls collection. Josefina 1824|3
subject_facet Christmas -- Fiction, Mexican Americans -- Juvenile fiction, New Mexico -- History -- To 1848 -- Juvenile fiction, Posadas (Social custom) -- Juvenile fiction, Sisters -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Josefina's surprise : a Christmas story
title_full Josefina's surprise : a Christmas story / by Valerie Tripp ; illustrations Jean-Paul Tibbles ; vignettes Susan McAliley
title_short Josefina's surprise :
title_sub a Christmas story
topic_facet Christmas, History, Mexican Americans, Posadas (Social custom), Sisters