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ISBN#9781416567462
BIB ID#1381329
Call# 270.2092 B

The true Saint Nicholas

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Publisher
New York : Howard Books, c2009.
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Description
x, 116 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.
Summary
Answered prayers and secret alms -- One whom the Lord called to him -- In service bold as a lion -- Nicholas the wonderworker -- Nicholas the globetrotter -- Nicholas the international phenomenon -- A bringer of gifts -- A long and circuitous route -- A legacy full of God's love. Unveils the heart and life of the man who inspired the modern-day version of Santa Claus, in a story about Saint Nicholas's selfless giving, due to his devotion to God, in third-century Turkey.

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Summary/Annotation ->  This touching rendition of the historical origins of the modern-day Santa reacquaints readers with the true meaning of Christmas.

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