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The Twelve Days of Christmas in Michigan

Katie visits her Michigander cousin, Will, who gives her uniquely Michigan gifts for the twelve days of Christmas.  In Katie’s letters home, the reader learns all sorts of fun facts about Michigan.  A great collage at the end filled with … Continue reading

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The Huron Carol

Enjoy the Christmas story from a unique historical perspective.  Beautifully framed pictures of Huron hunters and a Huron Baby Jesus accentuate this ancient song.  The words of this book are the translated lyrics from Jesuit missionary Father Jean de Brébeuf … Continue reading

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