Winterfest: Toasty winter reads
December 2, 2019
Selections provided by Eddy-New Rockford Librarian Susie Sharp
Book summaries courtesy of goodreads.com
The Night Before Christmas
This poem first appeared in a newspaper in Troy, New York, USA, on Dec. 23, 1823, as "A Visit From St. Nicholas". No one claimed authorship until 13 years later. Clement Clarke Moore, a professor and poet, said that he wrote the piece for his children. Unbeknownst t...