by Carol Ann Duffy, illustrated by David Roberts - £6.99 Pan Macmillan (Picador) (2011)
hardback ISBN 13: 9781447206408 | ISBN 10: 1447206401
A new tale celebrating the magic of Christmas from the Poet Laureate, illustrated by David Roberts.
Down at the front, on a cold winterís night in 1914, amidst the worst war the world had ever seen, an inexplicable silence spread from man to man. Belief was in the air. Then the soldiers ceased fire and the magic of Christmas took hold.
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