The Legend of Old Befana: An Italian Christmas Story


Super Savings Item! Save 37% on the The Legend of Old Befana: An Italian Christmas Story by Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers at Cmc Schools. MPN: 43186-503843. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. In this beloved classic picture book, Tomie dePaola retells and illustrates an Italian Christmas folk tale, breathing warmth and humanity into the character of the lonely Old Befana and her endless search for the Christ Child.Every morning and every afternoon, Old Befana sweeps with her broom. “Cranky old lady,” the children say. “She is always sweeping!” Sweep, sweep, sweep. But when a brilliant star glows in the eastern sky one night, and Old Befana encounters the glorious procession


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In this beloved classic picture book, Tomie dePaola retells and illustrates an Italian Christmas folk tale, breathing warmth and humanity into the character of the lonely Old Befana and her endless search for the Christ Child.Every morning and every afternoon, Old Befana sweeps with her broom. “Cranky old lady,” the children say. “She is always sweeping!” Sweep, sweep, sweep. But when a brilliant star glows in the eastern sky one night, and Old Befana encounters the glorious procession of three kings on their way to Bethlehem, her little world will never be the same.

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Manufacturer:
Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Category:
Holidays & Celebrations
MPN:
43186-503843
Release Date:
2017-11-07
EAN:
9781481477635
ISBN:
1481477633
Part Number:
43186-503843
Author:
Tomie dePaola
Publisher:
Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Publication Date:
2017-11-07
Binding:
Hardcover
Item Weight:
0.93 pounds
Item Size:
0.4 x 10.5 x 8.5 inches
Package Weight:
0.92 pounds
Package Size:
8.98 x 0.39 x 10.75 inches

 


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