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The Christmas miracle of Jonathan Toomey

by Susan Wojciechowski

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Published by Candlewick Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wood carving -- Fiction,
  • Christmas -- Fiction,
  • Friendship -- Fiction

  • About the Edition

    The widow McDowell and her seven-year-old son Thomas ask the gruff Jonathan Toomey, the best wood-carver in the valley, to carve the figures for a Christmas creche.

    Edition Notes

    StatementSusan Wojciechowski ; illustrated by P.J. Lynch.
    ContributionsLynch, Patrick James, ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.W8183 Ch 1995
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1122095M
    ISBN 101564023206
    LC Control Number94048917

      Jonathan Toomey is the best woodcarver in the valley, but he is always alone and never smiles. No one knows about the mementos of his lost wife and child that he keeps in an unopened drawer. But one early winter’s day, a widow and her young son approach him with a gentle request that leads to a joyful :// The Christmas Miracle of Jonathan Toomey by Susan Wojciechowski; 7 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Fiction, Wood carving, Friendship, Christmas

    The Christmas Miracle of Jonathan Toomey. likes. Thomas, aged 9, learns his father has been killed and that he and his mother have to give up their comfortable city life and move to his aunt's The Christmas Miracle Of Jonathan Toomey His life changes when the widow McDowell and her son, Thomas, come to him asking that he would carve a set of Christmas figures for her. As Thomas and the widow describe the pieces and watch him work, they are initially put off by Mr. Toomey’s ://

    About The Christmas Miracle of Jonathan Toomey “The tale is unfolded with such mastery, humor, and emotional force that we are entirely within its power.” —The New York Times Book Review Jonathan Toomey is the best woodcarver in the valley, but he is always alone and never :// The Christmas Miracle of Jonathan Toomey () cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and ://


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