Book #55486

Celebration - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Mary Lee Settle

Binding: 1/3 Cloth
Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Publisher: New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1986.

Price: $33.75

A Fine first printing of the first edition housed in an unblemished dust-jacket; is a heartwarming story about a family’s traditions and how they are passed down from one generation to the next.

When her mother passes away, Ruthie is left to pick up the pieces of her life. Ruthie is a vibrant young woman with a lot of ideas and a desire to make her own way in the world. She is also the daughter of a traditional family who celebrates Christmas Eve and Easter morning. Ruthie is determined to keep the traditions alive for her own children. She meets John, a man who is looking for a new family tradition to join. John and Ruthie fall in love and decide to adopt Ruthie’s family’s Christmas Eve and Easter morning traditions. They become part of the family and their love is celebrated every Christmas and Easter.; 8vo; 355 pages.