Christmas Books

Christmas at the M&M

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In 1945, after the war, Marilyn's family moved from Bremerton, Washington, to Provo, where they owned a small grocery store for a year. Following House on the Sound, this view of their only Christmas in Utah is filled with excitement when a survivor of Pearl Harbor comes to their door.
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The Merry Nutcracker

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This book was published to tell the story of the musical Marilyn wrote for the Villa Playhouse when she and her husband produced eighty plays there from 1996-2005. The small book was sold at the last production Mr. Brown directed, during the time he had his heart attack that stopped his activities with the theatre.
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The Holly Christmas

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When Bill Brown was twelve years old, his mother set up a date for him with the neighborhood girl, LuAnn Farley. The terrified boy dutifully did as his mother required, walking the girl to the dance. But he never danced with her. A touching story of the Browns (named Holly in the story) and their impoverished circumstances at Christmas time.
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The Macaroni Christmas Tree

The Macaroni Christmas Tree

This story is fiction based on the actual purchase by the mayor of Provo of a mansion on Fifth West that is now used as a reception center. It was donated to the city to be a library on the west side of town, but the mayor bought it for $5,000 and used it for his own home. The family finds the documents inside of a macaroni Christmas tree that falls apart.
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