Christmas Cyclopedia

Christmas Cyclopedia

by Kris Kringle

Paperback(Cube Book)

$9.95

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780762420827
Publisher: Running Press Book Publishers
Publication date: 09/27/2004
Edition description: Cube Book
Pages: 400
Product dimensions: 4.30(w) x 5.30(h) x 2.00(d)

Table of Contents

Stories
A Christmas Carol23
The Nutcracker138
"Gift of the Magi"191
"Yes, Virginia, There Is a Santa Claus"206
"A Child's Christmas in Wales"210
"The First Christmas" (Luke 2:1-17)233
"A Merry Christmas" from Little Women236
"Christmas Every Day"249
"The Little Blue Dishes"260
"Why the Chimes Rang"264
Poems
"Christmas Greeting"279
"Christmas Bells"280
"A Hymn on the Nativity of my Savior"283
"A Bell"285
"A Child's Song of Christmas"287
"When Santa Claus Comes"289
"Santa Claus"290
"Christmas Song"293
"His Mother's Joy"294
"A Christmas Hymn"296
"Long, Long Ago"298
"A Catch by the Hearth"300
"The Night Before Christmas"301
"Merry Christmas" from St. Nicholas Magazine310
"The Yule Log"311
"Bethlehem of Judea"312
Carols
"A Christmas Carol, Sung to the King"317
"The Friendly Beasts"320
"Angels We Have Heard on High"322
"Away in a Manger"324
"Deck the Halls"326
"The First Noel"328
"God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen"331
"Good King Wenceslas"335
"Hark! The Herald Angels Sing"338
"The Holly and the Ivy"341
"It Came Upon a Midnight Clear"344
"Jingle Bells"347
"Jolly Old St. Nicholas"350
"Joy to the World"352
"Oh Christmas Tree"354
"Oh Come, All Ye Faithful"358
"Oh Little Town of Bethlehem"361
"Sikent Night"364
"The Twelve Days of Christmas"366
"Up on the Rooftop"370
"We Three Kings of Orient Are"373
"We Wish You a Merry Christmas"377
"What Child Is This?"380
"The Star Song"383
Recipes
Cooking with Kids389
Chocolate Mint Brownies391
Chocolate Nachos393
Cinnamon Rolls394
Double Chocolate Candy Pizza396
French Toast Kabobs with Fresh Fruit397
A Hug and a Kiss (includes Sugar Cookie Dough)400
Katie's Bear Bread403
Marshmallow Sushi408
Munch Mix409
Peanut Butter Universe410
Popcorn Cake412
Reindeer Sandwiches413
Appetizers416
Artichoke Dip416
Fruit Dip416
Glazed Brie417
Guacamole418
Hummus420
Mini Taco Cups421
Portabello Mushrooms Stuffed with Goat Cheese and Roasted Red Peppers422
Roasted Red Bell Pepper Dip424
Salsa with Tortilla Chips425
Shrimp, Avocado, and Artichoke427
Snack Mix428
Spinach-and-Cheese Tortilla Pizza430
Spinach Dip432
Spinach Artichoke Dip433
Sweet Cheese Ball434
Sweet-and-Spicy Chicken Strips435
Zesty Cucumber Dip436
Beverages and Cocktails438
City Tavern Eggnog438
Fiamma439
Granny Apple Martini439
Hot Cider440
Hot Spiced Punch441
Plum Martini442
Wassail443
Whiskey Smash / Mint Julep444
White Chocolate Raspberry445
The White Cosmo446
White Russian446
Breads, Salads, and Soups448
Breads448
Butterscotch Banana Bread448
Chocolate Gingerbread450
Cinnamon Crescents452
Cranberry Bread455
Cranberry Orange Bread457
Cranberry Orange Scones458
Gingerbread460
Pumpkin-Raisin Bread462
Surprise Corn Bread464
Yam Biscuits465
Salads466
Apple and Walnut Salad466
Mixed Green Salad with Cranberries and Sunflower Seeds468
Soups469
Broccoli Soup469
Creamy Potato Soup471
Entrees and Sides473
Entrees473
Chicken Cherry Jubilee473
Chicken Primavera474
Cornish Hens with Wild Rice Stuffing476
Cranberry Chicken with Wild Rice479
Honey-Glazed Turkey Breast481
Honey Pecan Chicken482
Meatballs for a Crowd483
Old-Fashioned Lasagna486
Penne with Spinach, Sun-Dried Tomatoes, and Goat Cheese489
Quick Beef Stew491
Quick Vegetarian Chili492
Speedy Chili494
Stuffed Peppers495
Vegetable Lasagna497
Sides500
Almond Asparagus500
Broccoli Casserole501
Candied Sweet Potatoes503
Corn Bread Dressing504
Cranberry Mold506
Cranberry Relish507
Green Bean Casserole508
Garlic Smashed Potatoes510
Molasses Baked Beans511
Orange Glazed Carrots512
Sauteed Cherry Tomatoes with Basil514
Squash Casserole515
Squash Rockefeller516
Sweet Potato Casserole with Praline Topping518
Sweet Potato Pizza520
Sweet Potatoes and Apples521
Yam Corn Bread Stuffing523
Yam Veggie Wraps524
Zucchini with White Beans and Mint526
Sweet Treats
Cookies & Bars528
Butterballs528
Butterscotch Bars with Meringue Topping529
Chewy Caramel Nut Squares532
Christmas Cut-out Cookies535
Cinnamon Chocolate Stars539
Coconut Macaroons542
Cookie Jar Gingersnaps544
Death by Chocolate546
Fruit 'n' Nut Oatmeal Cookies549
Gingery Chocolate Cookies551
Holiday Cookies554
Lacy Oatmeal Wafers556
Molasses Cookies558
Moravian Spice Squares560
New Wave Peanut Butter Cookies562
Peanut Butter Cookie-Cups564
Pecan Squares568
Peppermint Cookie Canes569
Raspberry Jam Sandwiches572
Rich Rolled Sugar Cookies575
Scottish Shortbread578
Shortbread Hearts580
Spiral Spice Cookies582
Spritz Cookies584
Toffee Bars587
Cakes, Pies, Puddings588
Apple Pie588
Chestnut Cake590
Cinnamony Baked Apples592
Cranberry Cake594
Cranberry Cheesecake596
Glazed Chestnuts599
Orange Cranberry Cake602
Plum Cake604
Plum Pudding607
Sweetened Whipped Cream611
Sweet Potato Bread Pudding with Praline Sauce612
Sweet Potato Pecan Crumble Pie615
Yule Log617
Christmas Tips and Crafts
Holiday Tips625
How to Wrap a Present629
Assemble a Gift Basket633
Hassle-Free Christmas Shopping636
How to Choose Gifts for Just About Anyone638
How to Choose and Decorate a Christmas Tree641
Add Poinsettias to Your Christmas Decor!647
Additional, Miscellaneous Tips649
Christmas Crafts Projects653
Crafty Present Ideas (including a Gingerbread House!)659
Santa Claus and Christmas Traditions around the World
Santa Claus677
Australia685
Brazil687
Egypt688
England689
Finland691
France693
Germany694
Holland696
Iceland699
Italy701
Japan704
Mexico706
Norway708
Philippines711
Poland714
Russia716
Sweden718
Turkey720
United States of America722
Bibliography725
Index733

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Christmas Cyclopedia 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
Lorena28 More than 1 year ago
i enjoyed reading this book and would tell other people to buy this book
Vejo More than 1 year ago
I Love this little book, it is "full" of wonderful Christmas stuff; from stories to how to wrap a gift!
butlerKB More than 1 year ago
great for the price..getsyou inthe holiday spirit