A Christmas Tree for Pyn

by Olivier Dunrea

A Christmas Tree for Pyn

Hardcover, 32 pages, Philomel, List Price: $16.99 | purchase

Purchase Featured Book

Title
A Christmas Tree for Pyn
Author
Olivier Dunrea

Your purchase helps support NPR Programming. How?

NPR Summary

A Christmas Tree for Pyn isn't about Santa or presents or the three wise men. It's about the real emotional core of the holiday — that Christmassy feeling we're all looking for.

Also by Olivier Dunrea

NPR stories about A Christmas Tree for Pyn

Best Books Of 2011

Booksellers' Picks: Catch The Year's Freshest Reads

I was snooping in another great independent bookstore with a big children's section, looking for a Christmas book for my daughter. After flipping through dozens of glossy picture books filled with beribboned gifts, bearded Santas and bucolic mangers, my eyes started to glaze over. I didn't know exactly what I was looking for, but I knew that none of these were it. When I opened A Christmas Tree for Pyn, I sat down on the floor and read the whole thing, and by the time I got to the

Lucia Silva

Reviews From The NPR Community

 

Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the NPR.org Community rules and Terms of Use. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.