The Family Christmas Tree Book
(Holiday House, Nov. 5, 2013)
One family tells the history of the Christmas tree while decorating its ownIn this warmly illustrated book, a family trims its Christmas tree. As the mother, father, grandmother, and children decorate together, they tell the story of how Christmas trees came to be, including the changes in size and appearance over time, and the way ornaments were first introduced. Tomie dePaola effortlessly weaves together little-known historical facts with the story of one family’s traditions.This is a fixed-format ebook, which preserves the design and layout of the original print book.