The Wonderful Once: A Christmas Story

The Wonderful Once: A Christmas Story

The Wonderful Once: A Christmas Story

The Wonderful Once: A Christmas Story


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"Most things in life happen over and over again.

Some things happen only once.

This is the story of a wonderful once."

A little boy goes on a fantastic Christmas adventure in this story of a kind gesture that results in a magical journey, full of stardust and snowflakes. It's an all-around feel-good story with a surprise ending and a powerful message. Brought to life by beautiful illustrations, this enchanting tale captures the spirit of Christmas and the magic of a single good deed that changed the world forever. It has all the makings of an annual read for families at Christmastime and a fresh look at some age-old traditions that will surely capture the interest of readers around the world.

Why Readers love The Wonderful Once: A Christmas Story:

  • A new family Christmas tradition for readers around the world
  • Teaches kids the values of giving and kindness that will last throughout the year
  • A feel good tale for readers of all ages (0-102)
  • Makes a great Christmas gift or stocking stuffer for children, parents, grandparents, and teachers
  • Screen-free family time during the cold winter months and holiday season
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    Product Details

    ISBN-13: 9798986989501
    Publisher: Warbucks Inc.
    Publication date: 10/06/2023
    Pages: 40
    Sales rank: 191,896
    Product dimensions: 8.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.10(d)
    Age Range: 3 - 8 Years

    About the Author

    John Buchta was born and raised in Philadelphia PA.As a youngster he expressed an interest in music and spent most of his early life in the performing arts as a singer-songwriter.After graduating from the University of Pennsylvania he entered the business world and made a career in marketing for various entrepreneurial ventures.His interest in writing took a turn towards children's books when his grandchildren were born and he recognized the power of their imaginations and their enjoyment of reading.His writing is inspired by memories of his childhood and the spirit of his father's character and penchant for a good story or poem.Today, he resides in Bucks County PA with his wife.

    Erin O'Leary Brown is an illustrator based in upstate NY, specializing in children's illustration as well as botanical and nature themes. She works traditionally in watercolor, and often utilizes digital media to adjust the final illustrations.Over the years, Erin has worked in freelance illustration creating art for various books and children's magazines, as well as decorative designs, for clients such as Llewellyn Worldwide, Cricket Media and Scholastic. She received a BFA in Illustration from Syracuse University, and an MS in Education from Elmira College. In addition to working in the field of illustration, she has also spent some time teaching art. More of Erin's work can be seen on her website at
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