A Child's Christmas in Wales

A Child's Christmas in Wales

Book - 1985
Average Rating:
Rate this:
1
A Welsh poet recalls the celebration of Christmas in Wales and the feelings it evoked in him as a child.
Publisher: New York : Holiday House, 1985, c1954
ISBN: 9780823405657
0823405656
Branch Call Number: J/828/THO
Characteristics: 47 p. :,ill. ;,24 cm
Additional Contributors: Hyman, Trina Schart

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

LPL_KateG Nov 19, 2014

This is the best Christmas-y story I've encountered as an adult. Dylan Thomas's writing is beautiful and captivating for all ages. I'd highly recommend reading and then also finding an audio recording online of Thomas reciting the tale. It's hard to pick a favorite part, but here is one as a teaser:

"...snow grew overnight on the roofs of the houses like a pure and grandfather moss, minutely ivied the walls and settled on the postman, opening the gate, like a dumb, numb thunderstorm of white, torn Christmas cards."

Age Suitability

Add Age Suitability

There are no age suitabilities for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at PMPL

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top