The Gift from Saint Nicholas
Dorothea Lachner Maja Dusíková
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Oct 14, 2019 - 22:34 PM By Dorothea Lachner Maja Dusíková

It is Saint Nicholas Eve and Anna and Misha are worried It s been snowing for days and all the villagers are trapped in their houses Saint Nicholas Day won t be any fun if we can t get out to see Grandfather Gregor or any of our friends, says Misha If only Saint Nicolas would blow a path through the snow Saint Nicholas hears the children, but the mysterious gift heIt is Saint Nicholas Eve and Anna and Misha are worried It s been snowing for days and all the villagers are trapped in their houses Saint Nicholas Day won t be any fun if we can t get out to see Grandfather Gregor or any of our friends, says Misha If only Saint Nicolas would blow a path through the snow Saint Nicholas hears the children, but the mysterious gift he leaves in the village square is not at all what they had in mind It is, however, exactly what they and the entire snowbound village need most, and it leads to a joyous celebration that s true to the spirit of the holiday.
  • Title: The Gift from Saint Nicholas
  • Author: Dorothea Lachner Maja Dusíková
  • ISBN: 9780735811959
  • Page: 122
  • Format: Paperback

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Manybooks Oct 14, 2019 - 22:34 PM
Dorothea Lachner's The Gift from Saint Nicholas (Ein Geschenk vom Nikolaus in its original German) is not in any way religiously oriented (Saint Nicholas is thus neither depicted or presented as the historical Greek Bishop of Myra nor as clad in ecclesiastical garments, but simply appears as a jolly European Santa Claus like entity who provides gift and holiday cheer, even when the weather outside is frightful, coldly snowing and socially isolating).Both the author's narrative (and by extension [...]
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Kathryn Oct 14, 2019 - 22:34 PM
I so enjoyed this story about the surprising gift St. Nicholas brings to a usually friendly, cheerful town that is snowed-in and reluctant to come out of their homes, even to celebrate St. Nicholas Day together. The illustrations are wonderful, warm and very evocative of their European setting. And I love that St. Nick comes into the village downhill on skiis--no lounging in a comfy sleigh pulled by reindeer for this jolly elf! ;-) It's also nice to see a book celebrating the tradition of St. Ni [...]
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Emma Oct 14, 2019 - 22:34 PM
This is more Santa than Saint Nicholas. Not what I'm looking for.
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Cheryl Oct 14, 2019 - 22:34 PM
This is a story translated from the Sweedish. Saint Nick gives the village a teapot which brings them all together. What a wonderful message about the importance of togetherness! I enjoyed the illustrations. The story should be read to elementary age students because of the length.
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The Gift from Saint Nicholas By Dorothea Lachner Maja Dusíková It is Saint Nicholas Eve and Anna and Misha are worried It s been snowing for days and all the villagers are trapped in their houses Saint Nicholas Day won t be any fun if we can t get out to see Grandfather Gregor or any of our friends, says Misha If only Saint Nicolas would blow a path through the snow Saint Nicholas hears the children, but the mysterious gift heIt is Saint Nicholas Eve and Anna and Misha are worried It s been snowing for days and all the villagers are trapped in their houses Saint Nicholas Day won t be any fun if we can t get out to see Grandfather Gregor or any of our friends, says Misha If only Saint Nicolas would blow a path through the snow Saint Nicholas hears the children, but the mysterious gift he leaves in the village square is not at all what they had in mind It is, however, exactly what they and the entire snowbound village need most, and it leads to a joyous celebration that s true to the spirit of the holiday.

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