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Can you still hear the bell?

AdvantagesPerfectly captures the magic of Christmas from a child's view point.


"...shame ciao does not show the correct picture of this book. While one should not judge a book by it's cover, in this case, I will make an exception. The cover art shows a wonderful old American style steam engine complete with cattle catcher. You can see the steam rising from the smokestack and the light from the front of the train brightening up the night sky. The train somehow conveys warmth and light on a dark night with the snow softly falling. ..." Read review

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For those who truly believe...

AdvantagesLovely story


"The Polar Express. This is a favourite Christmas story of mine and although in some ways it is young for Little Miss, she still enjoys the magic of it. The book is quite different to the film, although we also enjoy the film. At the very heart of the story is the magic that is Santa Claus and is for all who truly believe. It centres around a little boy who wants to hear the reindeer bells on Christmas Eve, and when he does hear a sound and looks ..." Read review

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