Christmas Shoppe, The
The small town of Parrish Springs is not ready for Matilda Honeycutt. A strange older woman with scraggly gray hair and jewelry that jangles as she walks, Matilda is certainly not the most likely person to buy the old Barton Building on the town's quaint main street. When it becomes apparent that her new shop doesn't fit the expectations of Parrish Springs residents, a brouhaha erupts. After all, Christmas is approaching, and the last thing the town needs is a junky shop run by someone who looks and acts like a gypsy. But as townsfolk venture into the strange store, they discover that old memories can bring new life and healing.
Once again, Melody Carlson delivers a Christmas story that will touch hearts and delight the senses. Sure to be a classic, The Christmas Shoppe is filled with the special magic the best Christmas stories share--that intangible mixture of nostalgia, joy, and a little bit of magic.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - okjlsaz - LibraryThing
The Christmas Shoppe is one of the most delightful books that I've read in quite awhile. Yesterday I was just a little over halfway through the book, but this evening I just couldn't stop reading it ... Read full review
It was short, but sweet.User Review - Joyce - Christianbook.com
I enjoyed the book, but it was much shorter than I expected it to be. I read it in no time. I would recommend it to my friends, because it was a cute little story. Some who are not fast readers would especially enjoy it. Read full review