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    A Christmas Tale about the Rockefeller Center Tree
      A Christmas Tale about the Rockefeller Center Tree
        This book by Billy Crystal is perfect for a grandpa to read to his unborn grandchild.
          This book's 5 very short chapters with pictures on every other page teaches the reader to care.
            This classic children's book comes with quality Eric Carle illustrations and simple Bill Martin Jr. text.
              This is a book for beginning readers with simple colors with a fun ending. It is simple enough that my first grade son can read the whole thing, and exciting enough that his preschool brother enjoys it too.
                "Winnie-the-Pooh is a joy; full of solemn idiocies and the sort of jokes one weeps over helplessly, not even knowing why they are so funny, and with it all the real wit and tenderness which alone could create a priceless little masterpiece." Saturday Review1926
                  The beginning of winter is marked by the solstice, the shortest day of the year. Long ago, people grew afraid when each day had fewer hours of sunshine than the day before. Over time, they realized that one day each year the sun started moving toward them again. In lyrical prose and cozy illustratio...
                    The winter solstice, the day the "sun stands still," marks the longest night and the shortest day of the year, and it comes either on December 20th or 21st. Celebrations honoring the winter solstice as a moment of transition and renewal date back thousands of years and occur among many peoples on ev...
                      Long ago, a little girl named Laura Ingalls lived in a little house in the Big Woods of Wisconsin with her Pa, her Ma, her sisters, Mary and Carrie, and their good old bulldog, Jack. Winter was just around the corner, and Laura worked hard to help make the little house ready for the cold days ahead....