Angela and the Baby Jesus
When my mother, Angela, was six years old, she felt sorry for the Baby Jesus in the Christmas crib at St. Joseph's Church near School House Lane where she lived....
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Frank McCourt's Pulitzer Prize-winning memoir Angela's Ashes is a modern classic. Now he has written a captivating Christmas story about Angela as a child -- often cold and hungry herself -- compelled to rescue the Baby Jesus and take him home. This story is pure McCourt -- genuine, irreverent and moving.
It is elegantly illustrated by two-time Golden Kite Award winner Loren Long and is the perfect Christmas story for all ages.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - allawishus - LibraryThing
This title, about a little girl named Angela who steals the baby Jesus from the nativity scene at her church, ended up being a lot funnier than I anticipated. She takes him because she thinks he's ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Yaya331 - LibraryThing
This is one of my favorite children's books. It shows children that its OK to admit that you have made a mistake and it tells parents not to judge their chiildrens actions until they have heard the ... Read full review