The Best Christmas Pageant Ever

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The Best Christmas Pageant Ever

By Barbara Robinson; Judith Gwyn Brown (Illustrator); Elaine Stritch (Read by)

HarperCollins, Hardcover, 9780060250430, 96pp.

Publication Date: November 14, 1972


Called one of America's favorite Christmas stories, and now a classic television movie, The Best Christmas Pageant Ever has been a favorite of young readers the world over since 1972. Funny, memorable, and outrageous, it is the story of a family of incorrigible children who discover the Christmas story for the first time and help everyone else rediscover its true meaning.

About the Author
Robinson is the recipient of a B.A. degree from Allegheny College.

Elaine Stritch, a superlative dramatic actress, won a Tony(r) Award for her one-woman show, Elaine Stritch, At Liberty. A four-time Tony(r) nominee, she has starred in numerous plays and musicals including Bus Stop, Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf, Company, and A Delicate Balance. She received a Grammy nomination for her recording of The Best Halloween Ever.