In the darkness of a November night, Kate awakens to the murmur of voices. Listening in, she discovers that Papa Nordstrom must leave to work at a logging camp during the worst months of winter. Just as the family has come together, Papa must go. How can they get along without him? What if something goes wrong? And things do go wrong! A runaway horse brings an argument, then a mystery. Who left the message tucked inside the organ? What happened to the pig butchered for the family’s meat? And how does Christmas become truly real in Kate’s heart?
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