More Stories Behind the Best-loved Songs of Christmas PDF ePub eBook

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More Stories Behind the Best-loved Songs of Christmas free pdf "Ace Collins" once again shares his gift of storytelling to bring you more of the hidden stories behind some of our most-loved Christmas songs. You'll discover expressions of faith, prayers for peace, and declarations of joy as you witness the birth and background of each tune. Did you know that "The Little Drummer Boy" was written on the eve of World War II, set aside and forgotten until the war was over? Do you know how Willie Nelson's early struggles are reflected in the lyrics of the popular country song "Pretty Paper"? Did you know we tie the thundering, angelic message of "The Hallelujah Chorus" to a precise moment in history we still honor today? As you travel across the centuries to uncover the deeper meaning of each song, you'll enrich your own connection to this vast celebration of the nativity and the gift of Jesus' birth. "Collins is an ace at song history, dispensing compendiums of song backstories that are nothing if not tasty ..." - "Booklist".

About Ace Collins

Ace Collins is the writer of more than sixty books, including several bestsellers: Stories Behind the Best-Loved Songs Of Christmas, Stories Behind the Great Traditions of Christmas, The Cathedrals, and Lassie: A Dog's Life. Based in Texas, he continues to publish several new titles each year. He has appeared on scores of television shows, including CBS This Morning, NBC Nightly News, CNN, Good Morning America, MSNBC, and Entertainment Tonight.

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Author : Ace Collins
Publisher : Zondervan
Data Published : 12 September 2006
ISBN : 031026314X
EAN : 9780310263142
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 224 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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