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What"s so special about books?

P. D. James

What"s so special about books?

or how to answer the child who says that Dickens would have written for video if he"d had the chance

by P. D. James

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Published by W.H.Smith in [s.l.] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby P. D. James.
SeriesContemporary papers / W.H.Smith -- no.3
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14867852M

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Grace is the church's great distinctive. It's the one thing the world cannot duplicate, and the one thing it craves above all else for only grace can bring hope and transformation to a jaded world. In What's So Amazing About Grace?, award-winning author Philip Yancey explores grace at street level. What is grace? If grace is God's love for the undeserving, then what does it look like in action? Sitting down with a book provides children with a time for quiet and they can last forever and hold special childhood memories. Reply. Natalie said: On J Excellent list of reasons why books and reading are so important. I’d like to also add that sitting with a baby/child and reading a book together helps them to gain longer.


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