A Town Divided by Christmas

Blackstone Publishing
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It began with a quarrel over which newborn should be the baby Jesus in the town's Christmas pageant. Decades later, two scientists arrive to study small-town genetic patterns, only to run up against the invisible walls that split the leading citizens into two congregations that can only be joined by love and forgiveness. And maybe a little deception, because there might be some things that people just don't need to know.
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About the author

Orson Scott Card, a New York Times bestselling author, has won several Hugo and Nebula awards for his works of speculative fiction.

Claire Bloom, CBE, is an English film and stage actress, known for leading roles in plays such as Streetcar Named Desire, A Doll's House, and Long Day's Journey into Night, along with nearly sixty films and countless television roles, during a career spanning over six decades. She was appointed Commander of the Order of the British Empire in the 2013 Queen's birthday honors for services to drama.

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Publisher
Blackstone Publishing
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Published on
Nov 6, 2018
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Pages
144
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ISBN
9781538556870
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Language
English
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Genres
Fiction / General
Fiction / Holidays
Fiction / Romance / General
Fiction / Romance / Holiday
Fiction / Small Town & Rural
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