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    Book Review: A Boy Called Christmas by Matt Haig

    I’ve read and reviewed plenty of stories so far that were set in Christmas, but only a few that were about Christmas itself – and none for kids. That was a situation that was more than rectified by Matt Haig’s book, A Boy Called Christmas – easily my favorite of this season. This story will delight both kids and adults alike.   Title: A Boy Called Christmas  Author: Matt Haig   Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers   Release Date: November 1, 2016   Pages: 224   Synopsis Before there was Santa Claus, there was a young boy who believed in the impossible. Eleven-year-old Nikolas–nicknamed “Christmas”–has received only one toy in his life: a doll carved out of a…