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Another Night Before Christmas Hardcover – 7 September 2006

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  • Hardcover: 64 pages
  • Publisher: John Murray; 1 edition (7 September 2006)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 9780719554889
  • ISBN-13: 978-0719554889
  • ASIN: 0719554888
  • Product Dimensions: 17.4 x 20.9 x 1.2 cm
  • Boxed-product Weight: 240 g
  • Customer Reviews: 4.1 out of 5 stars3 customer ratings

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'Exquisitely enjoyable ... Duffy's genius and wit make it a must-have' - The Times

'Duffy's language, as ever, has endless energy and verve' - Independent on Sunday, Nicola Smyth

A delightful little gift book - Herald

Take this book in your bag and read it to yourself, to your kids, to the people on the bus. Marc Boutavant s pictures are funny and moving, and the magic of a poem is that any time you give it will be doubly returned. - Jeanette Winterson, The Guardian

'A magical reworking of the classic poem ... This is a great stocking filler that will become a family favourite' - Sunday Express, Michelle Stanistreet

'This new version of one of Britain's best love poets is beautifully illustated and full of warmth and wit.'The Sun - The Sun

'This new version of the original is full of wit and warmth. The pictures are by one of the most talented illustrators of the moment and this edition is destined to become a classic in its own right.' - The Good Book Guide

In the world of British poetry, Carol Ann Duffy is a superstar - Guardian

Book Description

The Night Before Christmas retold for the twenty-first century - this beautifully illustrated story by one of Britain's best loved poets is the perfect book for Christmas

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Susan Barraclough
5.0 out of 5 stars A delight for children and aults alike.
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5.0 out of 5 stars A piece of History
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3.0 out of 5 stars a big disappoint since this has been written by our Poet Laureate
Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 29 September 2015
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