Day 17: X-mas story time

If you want some nice stories, I simply recommend these ones!!

 

Resultat d'imatges de xmas stories

Story Title Read Time Background Text Audio
A Christmas Carol

Charles Dickens, 1812-1870

3 hrs Yes Yes Yes
Christmas Every Day

William Dean Howells, 1837-1920

10 min Yes Yes Yes
Christmas Story from the Gospels

Matthew, Luke and John (Gospels)

20 min Yes Yes  Yes*
Good King Wenceslas

The Life of a Saint, 907-929/935 AD

5 min Yes Yes Yes*
In the Great Walled Country

Raymond Macdonald Alden, 1873-1924

12 min Yes Yes
Little Piccola

Celia Thaxter, 1835-1894

3 min Yes Yes
One Solitary Life

James Allan Francis, 1864-1928

2 min Yes Yes
The Christmas Cuckoo

Francis Browne, 1816-1879

15 min Yes Yes
The Gift of the Magi

O. Henry, 1862-1910

16 min Yes Yes
The Parable of the Birds

Louis Cassels, 1922-1974

3 min Yes Yes
‘Twas the Night Before Christmas

(A Visit from St. Nicholas)

Clement Clarke Moore, 1779-1863 or

Henry Livingston, Jr., 1748-1828

4 min Yes Yes  Yes
‘Twas the Night Before Christmas

(A Visit from Christ)

Angie Mosteller, Contemporary

3 min Yes Yes

The 12 selections are classic Christmas stories that are great for reading aloud (or listening when audio is available).

I found them here!!

 

 

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