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The Olympic View Library CHRISTMAS BOOKS Available to be checked-out One dollar and eighty-seven cents. That was all…Three times Della counted it. And the next day would be Christmas. Della cut her beautiful hair to sell it to buy her husband a Christmas present.

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the olympic view library

The Olympic View Library



Available to be checked-out

the gift of the magi and other stories by o henry
One dollar and eighty-seven cents. That was all…Three times Della counted it. And the next day would be Christmas.

Della cut her beautiful hair to sell it to buy her husband a Christmas present.

Husband David sold all he had to buy Della ‘combs’ for her most prized possession, her beautiful hair.

The Gift of the Magiand Other Storiesby O.Henry
just in time for christmas by louise borden
The holiday season is here at last!

This year, holiday time is bittersweet. Luke, Will’s dog, is missing.

Greatgran is getting older, and she’s forgetting things.

Yet, through these changes, young Will gains the chance to discover the true magic of Christmas for himself.

Just in Time for Christmasby Louise Borden
a different kind of christmas by alex haley
Christmas 1855.

A black slave and a white southerner work toward a mutual goal…escape via the Underground Railroad.

A story of kindness and freedom for slaves..held in bondage in the South.

A Different Kind of Christmasby Alex Haley
christmas in calico by jack curtis
It’s Christmastime -1900, on the western plains of America.

The young widow Rose is expecting a baby and caring for her sickly son Tom.

Needing medicine for Tom, she trusts her ranch to a stranger, and leaves for the nearby town of Calico.

Her ride into town begins just as a blizzard approaches.

Rose, seeking the medicine, is determined to find the good in all the townsfolk she meets along the way.

Christmas in Calicoby Jack Curtis
silent night by mary higgins clark
When Katherine Dornan’s husband Tom, is diagnosed with leukemia, she and their 2 young sons travel with him to New York for a lifesaving operation.

The mother’s wallet is stolen, containing a St. Christopher medal which Brian believes will save his Father’s life.

He follows the thief into the subway and the adventure begins.

Silent Nightby Mary Higgins Clark
a midnight clear by katherine paterson
A man driving to see his dying father, picks up a hitchhiker who attempts to rob him.

A proud and lonely widow is befriended by a boy trying to earn a star for his church group.

In Communist China, a widow and a night watchman secretly bond while reading the Christmas story together

A Midnight Clearby Katherine Paterson
seven stories of christmas love by leo buscaglia
This collection of Christmas stories remind us that Christmas can last for more than one day…that the spirit and magic of the season can thrive all the time.

Peace, love, and goodwill are not seasonal..but should be practiced all the months of the year

Seven Stories of Christmas Loveby Leo Buscaglia
the twenty four days before christmas by madeleine l engle
Vicky Austin thinks the 24 days before Christmas are the most wonderful days of the year.

Vicky, brother John, and sister Suzy do something special every day to celebrate.

What happens if the new baby comes during Christmas?

The Twenty-Four Days Before Christmasby Madeleine L’Engle
betty crocker s best christmas by betty crocker
From decking the halls to gathering around a beautiful table for Christmas dinner..

250 recipes and ideas, both traditional and modern for your holiday feast.

Cookies Feasts

Cakes Warm drinks

Candy Desserts

Betty Crocker’s Best Christmasby Betty Crocker
christmas in russia from world book
In those days…Christmas was as colorful as old Russia itself.

It was a happy, festive time when people decorated Christmas trees, feasted, exchanged gifts, and enjoyed the company of friends and family.

Christmas in Russiafrom World Book
miracle on 34 th street by valentine davies
Living at the old folks home, Chris Cringle, who just happens to look like you know who…..

Deer at the Central Park Zoo eat from his hand.

The children who come to see him at Macy’s certainly believe.

Chris is taken to court for truly believing he IS Santa…

Miracle on 34th Streetby Valentine Davies
christmas in the big house christmas in the quarters by patricia c mckissack
Christmas on the Plantation..1859

The “big house” is decorated, the food is good, and Christmas beauty at every turn…

In the harsh, cramped slave quarters there is eating , singing, and dancing too!

Christmas in the Big House, Christmas in the Quartersby Patricia C. McKissack
a christmas carol by charles dickens
Mean, miserly, and old Ebenezer Scrooge doesn’t understand the real meaning of Christmas at all!

3 ghosts appear to him during the night of Christmas Eve and teach him the real, true meaning of Christmas.

A Christmas Carolby Charles Dickens
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The Olympic View Library
  • Visit the library soon and check out these and more Christmas books.
  • Merry Christmas!