The Christmas Tree

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Random House Large Print, 1996 - Fiction - 174 pages
33 Reviews
Featuring charming illustrations reminiscent of the Madeleine series, this magical tale of a lonely orphan and the beautiful fir tree that becomes her best friend is destined to be a cherished Christmas classic. Exploring the eternal themes of growth, loss, and renewal, this small and simple book is like the best of gifts--meant to be both shared and remembered and truly befitting "the most wonderful time of the year". Full color. Printed endpapers.

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User Review  - Mj - Goodreads

To my surprise and joy, The Christmas Tree by Julie Salamon turned out to be a wonderful Christmas story for tiny tots and older folks alike. Sight unseen, I was expecting a Children's Picture-Book ... Read full review

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User Review  - Bondjennings - Goodreads

Such a sweet read, a Christmas story to read every year. All about an orphan who grows up in a convent and spends much of her time with a little tree thats grows up as she does. This tree will become ... Read full review

Contents

Section 1
13
Section 2
23
Section 3
33
Copyright

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About the author (1996)

About the Author
Julie Salamon grew up in Seaman, Ohio, and now lives in New York City with her husband, Bill Abrams, and their children, Roxie and Eli. She worked for The Wall Street Journal for sixteen years as a reporter and film critic. Her writing has appeared in The New York Times, Harper's Bazaar, Vogue, Vanity Fair, and The New Republic. She is the author of a novel, White Lies, The Devil's Candy: "The Bonfire of the Vanities" Goes to Hollywood, and of The Net of Dreams: A Family's Search for a Rightful Place.

About the Illustrator
Jill Weber lives on Frajil Farms in Mount Vernon, New Hampshire, with her husband, Frank, and their son, Remy. After working at T. Y. Crowell and Simon & Schuster,