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The Cobweb Curtain: A Christmas Story

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To hide the Holy family on Christmas night from Herod's soldiers, a selfless spider spins an exquisite web. Her cobweb curtain saves them and begins the tradition of decorating Christmas trees with tinsel. Full color.
Hardcover, 32 pages
Published August 7th 1989 by Henry Holt & Co.
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CatholicBibliophagist
Dec 18, 2012 rated it liked it
Shelves: kid-lit, 2012
Pauline Baynes illustrations!
Miss Clark
Feb 05, 2015 rated it liked it
It was a cute Christmas story explaining why we put tinsel on our Christmas trees :)

I mainly picked this up because I saw that Pauline Baynes had done the illustrations!
Chrissy
Dec 26, 2011 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: kid-s-stuff
We love this story, illustrations and all. I just wish I had a spider tree decoration. The nest end to our twenty five days.
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Jenny Koralek has written numerous books for children, but "was inspired to write NIGHT RIDE TO NANNA'S after my two small grandchildren came to stay with us, having traveled across hte city and hte river in the night to our house. I believe every child in the world is entitled to such an experience -- to travel from one safe, known, loved place to another."
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