The Christmas Pearl
ISBN10: 0061438448 ISBN13: 9780061438448 Publisher: William Morrow & Co Published: Nov 1 2007 Pages: 139 Weight: 0.60lbs. Height: 7.75" Width: 5.25" Depth: 0.75" Language: English
The matriarch of a family of belligerent idiots, Theodora finds her efforts at bringing them together for a South Carolina Christmas reunion have gone badly awry, with the get-together being nothing like her special times with her grandmother's beloved housekeeper, Pearl, until a very special someone uses Gullah magic and common sense to bring about a miracle. 150,000 first printing.