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The Christmas Curse is a book written for every young person who has ever asked for more gifts at Christmas. The books brings to light the sad truth that our over consuming habits can destroy the happiness Christmas can bring.

Kimberly Kinrade, brings to life the story of Bella, a young girl who wanted more at Christmas time and the disastrous affects of having too much of a good thing. Along with her sisters, Maddie &  Lexie and faithful dog TayTay the family finds away to break the spell and understand that Christmas is really about giving of yourself rather than gifts in a fancy box.

My daughters, Katie nine and Andie seven, enjoyed this book and have shared it with their classroom teachers. This book targets a youth audience from 6 – 12 years of age, perfect for the Primary & Junior classroom. This story lends itself to be a “teachable moment” for students and gives a deeper understanding of the results of over consumerism in our culture.

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launching November 26th through Evolved Publishing



Kimberly Kinrade was born with ink in her veins and magic in her heart. She writes fantasy and paranormal stories for children, YA and adults and still believes in magic worlds. Check out her YA paranormal novels Forbidden Mind and Forbidden Fire and her illustrated children’s fantasy chapter books Lexie World, and Bella World, all on Amazon.

She lives with her three little girls who think they’re ninja princesses with super powers, her two dogs who think they’re humans and her husband, also known as the sexy Russian Prince, who is the love of her life and writing partner.

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