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Great Classic Holiday Stories

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Enjoy the traditions of holidays past with this classic collection of fun and touching stories. Includes selected readings from Charles Dickens' timeless "A Christmas Carol"; the text of the original newspaper editorial "Yes, Virginia, There Is a Santa Claus", which has become an indelible part of popular Christmas folklore; O. Henry's unforgettable "The Gift of the Magi"; and much more.

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  • 2019-11-21

Not for me

Altho the narrators did a good job, there were too many stories that were not familiar at all and thus not "great classics". It started off with Dickens' "Chritmas Carol", which I really enjoyed but then lost me - except for "Gift of the Maji" and "Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus", and the Beatrix Potter. All the other stories were awful. I'd pass on this one.

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  • 2016-02-29

What a lovely collection of Christmas stories!

I truly enjoyed the wide variety of Christmas stories and the variety of narrators, they each brought a little something extra to the story that they gave voice. I particularly enjoyed the tales by Washington Irving. If you enjoy a variety of holiday/Christmas customs then this is the book you may want to give a listen to.

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