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The Resource Mr. Nicholas : a magical Christmas tale, Christopher de Vinck

Mr. Nicholas : a magical Christmas tale, Christopher de Vinck

Label
Mr. Nicholas : a magical Christmas tale
Title
Mr. Nicholas
Title remainder
a magical Christmas tale
Statement of responsibility
Christopher de Vinck
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "A story that helps us see the unique goodness in each person. A boy with Downs Syndrome, figures out that Mr. Nicholas, the local hardware store owner, involved with reindeer, toys, and children is more than just a clerk on Main Street"--
  • "Each town has its own secrets, and those secrets belong to each citizen in his or her own way. When it becomes known that Mr. Nicholas, the eccentric owner of the hardware store, is somehow involved with reindeer, toys, and children, the town becomes more and more suspicious that this man is more than just a clerk on Main Street.JB, a clever, open, ten-year-old boy with Down's syndrome, is able to figure out the secret from the first time Mr. Nicholas gives him a chocolate deer wrapped in gold foil. JB's father and mother, divorced and both cynical, follow the adventures of JB as he flies on the back of a reindeer, feeds Mister Rogers' fish, and defines what can be forgotten by those who are too busy to remember the magic of Christmas, cuckoo-clocks, and love"--
Assigning source
  • Provided by publisher
  • Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
AJP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
De Vinck, Christopher
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Down syndrome
  • Hardware stores
  • Children of divorced parents
  • Christmas
  • FICTION / Christian / Contemporary
  • FICTION / Christian / Suspense
Label
Mr. Nicholas : a magical Christmas tale, Christopher de Vinck
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1273207659
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
157 pages
Isbn
9781640607354
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1273207659
Label
Mr. Nicholas : a magical Christmas tale, Christopher de Vinck
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1273207659
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
157 pages
Isbn
9781640607354
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1273207659

Library Locations

    • Hamilton-Wenham Public LibraryBorrow it
      14 Union Street, South Hamilton, MA, 01982, US
      42.6118166 -70.8797517
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