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A Child's Christmas in Wales

British Book Design and Production Awards, 2015

ebook / ISBN-13: 9781444013474

Price: £7.99

Dylan Thomas’s classic account of his childhood Christmases, with full colour illustrations by Peter Bailey. The special gift edition for Thomas’s centenary now in paperback, with a beautiful gold-foiled cover.

All the Christmases roll down toward the two-tongued sea, like a cold and headlong moon bundling down the sky that was our street…

Dylan Thomas’s lyrical account of his childhood Christmases in a small Welsh town, featuring wolves, bears, hippos and Mrs Prothero’s cat, has become deservedly famous. This re-designed edition celebrates the centenary of his birth, and features full colour artwork from illustrator Peter Bailey.

A beautiful gift edition of a classic work from one of Britain’s best-loved writers, this is the perfect Christmas present for young readers building their own childhood Christmas memories.

Reviews

Dylan Thomas's classic recollections of his own childhood, A Child's Christmas in Wales, has been republished with beautiful illustrations to mark the centenary of his birth. Perfect for reading aloud
Sunday Express, Sunday Express
It is one of those books that a child will cling on to as they grow up and cherish for a lifetime to one day pass on to their own children.
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