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Paula Bear is getting so excited for Christmas she can't resist a festive jig in front of the fire!
Christmas Book of the Day
The Girl Who Saved Christmas
It is Christmas Eve and all is not well. Amelia Wishart is trapped in Mr Creeper's workhouse and Christmas is in jeopardy. Magic is fading. If Christmas is to happen, Father Christmas knows he must find her.
With the help of some elves, eight reindeer, the Queen and a man called Charles Dickens, the search for Amelia - and the secret of Christmas - begins...(Description from Amazon.co.uk)
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Christmas Word of the Day
a severe snowstorm with strong winds
Did you know?
The first Christmas cards
The first commercial Christmas cards were commissioned by civil servant Sir Henry Cole in London in 1843.
The card featured a family drinking wine, one of which sold for £8,469 a few years ago.