Christmas Bells: A Novel
Christmas Bells: A
New York Times bestselling author Jennifer Chiaverini celebrates Christmas, past and present, with a wondrous novel inspired by the classic poem “Christmas Bells,” by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. I heard the bells on Christmas Day / Their old familiar carols play / And wild and sweet / The words repeat / Of peace on earth, good-will to men! In 1860, the Henry Wadsworth Longfellow family celebrated Christmas at Craigie House, their home in Cambridge, Massachusetts. The publication of Longfellow’s classic Revolutionary War poem, “Paul Revere’s Ride,” was less than a month hence, and the country’s grave political unrest weighed heavily on his mind. Yet with his beloved wife, Fanny, and their five adored children at his side, the delights of the season prevailed. In present-day Boston, a dedicated teacher in the Watertown public school system is stunned by somber holiday tidings. Sophia’s music program has been sacrificed to budget cuts, and she worries not only about her impending unemployment but also about the consequences to her underprivileged students. At the church where she volunteers as music director, Sophia tries to forget her cares as she leads the children’s choir in rehearsal for a Christmas Eve concert. Inspired to honor a local artist, Sophia ha...
- ASIN: B00SI02BZ6
A First Book of Christmas Songs for the Beginning Pianist: with Downloadable MP3s
A First Book of Christmas Songs for the
Beginning pianists will love playing the music of Christmas with this new volume of holiday songs in musically attractive, pedagogically sound, and fun-to-play arrangements. These expert settings explore a full and satisfying piano sound within the natural capabilities of the novice performer. Twenty holiday favorites include Silent Night; O, Come All Ye Faithful; O Little Town of Bethlehem; Jingle Bells; Deck the Hall; O Christmas Tree; and more. Each of the melodies features a free MP3 download that will assist students with practice. Delightful illustrations add a festive note to this modestly priced collection, which will be welcomed by beginning pianists of all ages.
- Brand: Bergerac
- ASIN: 0486780074
- UPC: 800759780075
Bells, Spells, and Murders (A Witch City Mystery)
Bells, Spells, and Murders (A Witch City
Someone’s spreading deadly holiday cheer through Salem, Mass . . . Lee Barrett has landed her dream job at Salem’s WICH-TV. As the new field reporter, she’ll be covering events live as they’re unfolding. Next on her holiday checklist is an interview with the beloved chairman of a popular walking tour through Salem’s historic districts. But it may be his ghost walking this snowy Noel season after Lee finds him murdered in his stately offices, bloody Santa hat askew. With her police detective boyfriend working the case and a witch’s brew of suspects—including some bell-ringing Santas—Lee chases down leads aided and abetted by her wise cat O’Ryan and some unsettling psychic visions of her own. When a revealing clue leads to another dead body, not even a monster blizzard can stop Lee from inching closer to the truth . . . and a scoop that could spell her own demise this killer Christmas. Praise for the Witch City Mysteries “Perfectly relaxing and readable.” —Kirkus Reviews “This rewarding paranormal cozy series debut will have Victoria Laurie fans lining up to follow.” —Library Journal “An entertaining story that keeps readers guessing until the very twisted and eerie end.” —RT Book Reviews
- ASIN: 149671458X
Traditional Christmas Carols - Carol of the Bells, Beautiful Instrumental Sounds, Magic and Wonder Christmas, Happy Christmas Eve, Pure Magic of Christmas, the Spirit of Christmas, Joyful Christmas, White Serenity for Christmas
Carol of the Bells Easy Note Piano Sheet Music
Christmas Piano: Carol of the Bells, Christmas Eve and Other Stories
Treasury of Christmas Tales: The Christmas Mouse/Christmas Carols/Jingle Bells/the Magic Toy Shop/Frosty's Snowy Day/Santa Claus Is Coming to Town
Christmas Piano Solos - Third Grade (Book Only): John Thompson's Modern Course for the Piano
Christmas Piano Solos - Third Grade (Book Only):
(Willis). This collection features 10 titles carefully arranged to correspond with Grade 3 of the John Thompson's Modern Course for the Piano series. Includes: Carol of the Bells * I'll Be Home for Christmas * It's Beginning to Look like Christmas * Jingle-Bell Rock * A Marshmallow World * Merry Christmas, Darling * The Most Wonderful Day of the Year * Pat-A-Pan (Willie, Take Your Little Drum) * Wonderful Christmastime * You're All I Want for Christmas.
- Brand: Willis Music
- ASIN: 1423456912
- UPC: 884088256876
Great Piano Christmas Hits (The Professional Touch Series)
Great Piano Christmas Hits (The Professional Touch
An advanced-level book that contains 20 sophisticated Dan Coates arrangements: Angels We Have Heard on High * Away in a Manger * Carol of the Bells * Deck the Halls * The First Noel * God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen * Hark! The Herald Angels Sing * It Came Upon the Midnight Clear * Joy to the World * Merry Christmas, Darling * O Come All Ye Faithful * Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree * Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer * Silent Night * Sleigh Ride * What Child is This? * Winter Wonderland.
- Brand: Alfred
- ASIN: 1576235483
- UPC: 029156266337
Jacob Marley's Christmas Carol
A Christmas Carol, The Chimes & The Cricket on the Hearth (Barnes & Noble Classics)
A Christmas Carol, The Chimes & The Cricket
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- ASIN: 1593080336