Boekentips de laatste van dit jaar

Yule Tide. In 2018 zijn er weinig boekentips voorgeschoteld en één van de voornemens voor 2019 is dit veelvuldiger te doen.

Elke week tracht de redactie van Krapuul je 5 boekentips voor te schotelen. Tips die verband houden met artikelen die in de de voorafgaande week gepubliceerd zijn of gewoon een boek dat we de moeite waard vinden om als leestip aan te bieden.

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Tip1
Yule
Rituals, Recipes and Lore for the Winter Solstice
Auteur: Susan Pesznecker

Yule-also known as Midwinter-is when nighttime has reached its maximum length, but there is a promise of brighter days to come as candles are lit and feasts are enjoyed. This guide to the history and modern celebration of Yule shows you how to perform rituals and magic to celebrate and work with the energy of the winter solstice. This well-rounded introduction to Yule comes complete with correspondences, rituals, recipes, and lore. Recipes include sugar cookies, eggnog, wassail, and more; crafts include Yule log, bird feeding tree, a special candle and wreath, and lots of homemade gift instructions for hot chocolate kits, soup herbs, mulling spices, bath salts, and more.

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Tip2
The Icelandic Yule Lads
Auteur: Ken Barr

The Yule Lads have been around for many years, their story unchanged. They are a major part of the holiday season in Iceland. What I have done here is to reinterpret them, through the eyes of an outsider, and to modernize them, just a little. With my original text polished by Editor Jose M. Tirado, the Yule Lads are brought to life with all new, all original illustrations by Danya Esposito. Soon to be a holiday classic…

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Tip3
A Yule Tide Tail
Auteur: Caterina Lomedico Marriott

Every year, a mystical wave brings treasures untold to Starfish Hill at midnight on Christmas Eve Eve…and the mermaids can hardly wait to get there to collect them! But this year, an unforseen whiteout prevents the mermaids from going…can they still do something meaningful to ring in the Yule Tide?

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Tip4
On the Winter-Solstice. a Descriptive Poem
Auteur: Mr Colvill

The 18th century was a wealth of knowledge, exploration and rapidly growing technology and expanding record-keeping made possible by advances in the printing press. In its determination to preserve the century of revolution, Gale initiated a revolution of its own: digitization of epic proportions to preserve these invaluable works in the largest archive of its kind. Now for the first time these high-quality digital copies of original 18th century manuscripts are available in print, making them highly accessible to libraries, undergraduate students, and independent scholars.Western literary study flows out of eighteenth-century works by Alexander Pope, Daniel Defoe, Henry Fielding, Frances Burney, Denis Diderot, Johann Gottfried Herder, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, and others. Experience the birth of the modern novel, or compare the development of language using dictionaries and grammar discourses.

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Tip5
Yule-Tide Stories
A Collection of Scandinavian and North German Popular Tales and Traditions
Uitgever: Kessinger Publishing

This book was originally published prior to 1923, and represents a reproduction of an important historical work, maintaining the same format as the original work.

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