The bells of Christmas

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Harcourt Brace Jovanovich,
Pub. Date:
1st ed.
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IL: LG - BL: 3.5 - AR Pts: 1
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Twelve-year-old Jason Bell waits impatiently for Christmas 1890. Set against the carefully researched background life of a middle-class black family in Ohio a century ago, "Hamilton's story moves along at an elegant pace, giving readers time to savor the holiday preparations."-- School Library Journal
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Grouped Work ID c071a1f9-aa17-6701-51b1-91262192dd73
Grouping Title bells of christmas
Grouping Author hamilton virginia
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2019-04-20 05:01:24AM
Last Indexed 2019-05-24 04:51:24AM

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author Hamilton, Virginia.
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display_description Twelve-year-old Jason describes the wonderful Christmas of 1890 that he and his family celebrate in their home in Springfield, Ohio.
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owning_library_aacpl Anne Arundel County Public Library
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primary_isbn 9780152064501
publishDate 1989
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subject_facet African Americans -- Juvenile fiction, Christmas -- Fiction, Christmas stories, Family -- Stories, Family life -- Fiction, Ohio -- Juvenile fiction, Ohio -- Stories
title_display The bells of Christmas
title_full The bells of Christmas / Virginia Hamilton ; illustrations by Lambert Davis
title_short The bells of Christmas
topic_facet African Americans, Christmas, Christmas stories, Family, Family life, Stories