"Maybe Christmas," he thought, "Doesn't come from a store. "Maybe Christmas...perhaps...means a little bit more." --From How the Grinch Stole Christmas, by Dr. Seuss. How would you sum up Christmas in just a line or two? Charles M. Schultz simply called it "a together time." Edna Ferber said "It isn't a season, but a feeling." So many voices chime in on the special nature of Noel, and here's a lively chorus making a merry series of holiday observations. Some offer memories of beloved Yuletide rituals, others present ...

Celebrating Christmas 2002, Metro Books, New York

ISBN-13: 9781586635848