Binding: 1/4 Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Publisher: Boston: Little, Brown, and Company, 1927.
A first edition, first printing in very good condition. The cover and spine are faded and the back boards are loose. There is some tanning to the pages.
In 1922, a young girl named Hazel moves to the small town of Winter Sunshine with her mother and younger brother. Hazel is excited to start her new life in a new place, but quickly realizes that life in Winter Sunshine is anything but sunny. The only person who seems to be enjoying life is the town's eccentric old lady, Mrs. Kipper. Hazel soon learns that Mrs. Kipper is the only person in Winter Sunshine who knows the true meaning of Christmas. When Hazel's mother falls gravely ill, Hazel sets out to find Mrs. Kipper to ask her for help. Hazel's search takes her all over Winter Sunshine, and eventually she discovers that Mrs. Kipper is the real Christmas spirit. Hazel is able to bring her mother back to life and the two of them spend the holiday season together.; 8vo; 161 pages.