Matchless: a Christmas story
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Published:
New York : William Morrow, 2009.
Status:
Central Adult Fiction
F MAGUI
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Dec 17, 2018
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With Matchless, Gregory Maguire has reinvented the Hans Christian Andersen classic The Little Match Girl for a new time and new audiences. Originally asked by National Public Radio to write an original story with a Christmas theme, the New York Times bestselling author of Wicked and A Lion Among Men was once again inspired by the fairy tales we all loved in childhood—and he composed a poignant and enchanting tale of transcendence. A lovely and beautifully illustrated gift, Matchless places Andersen’s pitiful waif in the august company of Maguire’s previously re-imagined Snow White (Mirror, Mirror), Cinderella (Confessions of an Ugly Stepsister), and, of course, the Wicked Witch and other denizens of Oz. 

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Format:
Book
Edition:
First edition.
Physical Desc:
1 volume (unpaged) pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780061913013, 0061913014

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Entwines the classic fairy tale of the little match girl with a story of Frederik, whose mother is seamstress to the queen and who spends many evenings crafting a village in the attic of their small, cold home.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Maguire, G., & Andersen, H. C. 1. (2009). Matchless: a Christmas story. First edition. New York: William Morrow.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Maguire, Gregory and H. C. 1805-1875. Andersen. 2009. Matchless: A Christmas Story. New York: William Morrow.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Maguire, Gregory and H. C. 1805-1875. Andersen, Matchless: A Christmas Story. New York: William Morrow, 2009.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Maguire, Gregory., and H. C. 1805-1875 Andersen. Matchless: A Christmas Story. First edition. New York: William Morrow, 2009. Print.

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