The Christmas of the Reddle Moon

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Dial Books, 1994 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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Lost in a snowstorm on an English heath on Christmas Eve, Liddy and Will meet the magical and mysterious Wee Mary Fever, who summons St. Nick himself to take them home.

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User Review  - Steven Strader - Goodreads

Beware of losing your way in the moors on cold winter's night you might just encounter some magic... Christmas magic that is. Gary Kelly's pictures perfectly convey the qualities of Lewis' narrative ... Read full review


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J. Patrick Lewis " has authored more than fifty books of poetry for children. In 2011, he was named the Children's Poet Laureate by the Poetry Foundation and was given the NCTE Excellence in Children's Poetry Award. He lives in Westerville, Ohio.Visit his website at

Kelley is one of America's finest illustrations. His picture book artwork has earned numerous awards, including 23 gold and silver medals from the Society of Illustrators and the 1992 Hamilton King Award for best illustration. He lives and works in Cedar Falls, Iowa.

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