A transporting new collection of Christmas stories from “one of the most daring and inventive writers of our time” (Elle) master storyteller, Jeanette Winterson
12 Stories and 12 Feasts for 12 Days
An Amazon Book of the Month
978-0-8021-2583-5 • $24.00 • Cloth • Dec. 2016
From the New York Times bestselling author of Why Be Happy When You Could Be Normal? comes an enchanting collection of stories for the holiday season. For years Jeanette Winterson has loved writing a new story at Christmas time and here she brings together twelve of her brilliantly imaginative, funny, and bold tales. For the twelve days of Christmas, a time of celebration, sharing, and giving, she offers these twelve plus onea personal story of her own Christmas memories. These tales give the reader a portal into the spirit of the season, where time slows down and magic starts to happen. From jovial spirits to a donkey with a golden nose, a haunted house to a SnowMama, Winterson’s innovative stories encompass the childlike and spooky wonder of Christmas. Perfect for reading by the fire with loved ones, or while traveling home for the holidays. Enjoy the season of peace and goodwill, mystery, and a little bit of magic courtesy of one of our most fearless and accomplished writers.