Twelve Tales of Christmas

The next morning Jason met Pinea outside the front door and asked, “How's your tree doing today?” “I don't know,” she said. ... He rushed to her tree, and his heart sank. ... “What the hell are you doing messing with that dead tree?

Twelve Tales of Christmas

Christmas isn't always Jingle Bells and "Ho, ho, ho." In these Twelve Tales of Christmas, even Santa has to deal with unexpected German shepherds and reindeer who suddenly want to learn the tango. A dryad works feverishly with a teenage boy to save her tree, now in a stand in his living room, and everyone begs Death to hold off for just one more day. And no one knows what to do with the fire-breathing dragon. He's not going on the Christmas card list anytime soon. Come enter worlds of beauty and dread. Join a house hob as he raises his cup of eggnog high, and enjoy yuletide yarns delicious enough to tempt even St. Nick.

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