Family countdown to Christmas

a day-by-day celebration by Debbie Trafton O"Neal

Publisher: Augsburg in Minneapolis

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Edition Notes

Includes a sheet of self-adhesive stickers which, when properly assembled, forms a Christmas picture. From December 1 thru January 5.

StatementDebbie Trafton O"Neal ; illustrated by Viki Woodworth.
LC ClassificationsTT900.C4 O94 1998
The Physical Object
Pagination46 p. :
Number of Pages46
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL358827M
ISBN 100806637331
LC Control Number98018793

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