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The Christmas candle  Cover Image Book Book

The Christmas candle / by Richard Paul Evans ; illustrated by Jacob Collins.

Evans, Richard Paul. (Author). Collins, Jacob, (illustrator.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 0689823193
  • Physical Description: 32 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 24 x 29 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, [1998]

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
On Christmas Eve, Thomas buys a magical candle that changes the way he views his fellow human beings and helps him feel charity for those less fortunate than he.
Target Audience Note:
4.8 Follett Library Resources
AD600L Lexile
Decoding demand: 84 (very high) Semantic demand: 97 (very high) Syntactic demand: 82 (very high) Structure demand: 86 (very high) Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR LG 3.8 0.5 24970.
Subject: Generosity > Juvenile fiction.
Magic > Juvenile fiction.
Candles > Juvenile fiction.
Generosity > Fiction.
Magic > Fiction.
Candles > Fiction.
Genre: Christmas fiction.

Available copies

  • 7 of 8 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Jefferson County.


  • 0 current holds with 8 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Jefferson County Library-Northwest E CELEBRAT EVANS (Text) 30000024923231 Easy Books Available -

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