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Behind the Christmas songs we love to sing lie fascinating stories that will enrich your holiday celebration. Taking you inside the nativity of over 30 favorite songs and carols, Ace Collins introduces you to people you've never met, stories you've never heard, and meanings you'd never have imagined.
©2001 Ace Collins (P)2008 Zondervan

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Jingle Bells was not written for Christmas.

Ace Collins rights of wonderful book of the origin of Christmas songs, discover just where that cool Christmas song that you love came from. this is perfect for those cold winter nights just before Christmas. wishing you all a white Christmas.

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  • Dix
  • Marysville, WA United States
  • 12-20-17

Wonderful book

The stories of the songs were very well told, and amazing. I was especially blown away with the story of The Twelve Days of Christmas. I'll never hear it the same again. Some of the songs have a much older history than I ever imagined. Loved it!