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white Christmas

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Definition a Christmas day with snow
  • Where's our white Christmas?"
    Donna Tartt  --  The Goldfinch
  • It was a gift, maybe even a miracle: a white Christmas, just like the song.
    Kami Garcia & Margaret Stohl  --  Beautiful Creatures
  • A white Christmas, something all northern Nevadans hold their collective breath over.
    Ellen Hopkins  --  Glass
  • Oh yeah, these things, for shoveling off the patio after a white Christmas.
    Don DeLillo  --  Underworld
  • The white Christmas lights were reflected in his eyes.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Lost Souls
  • Behind them, in safe America, Bing Crosby sang of a white Christmas, just like the ones he used to know.
    James Bradley  --  Flags of Our Fathers
  • The radio fills with sugary music: "I'm Dreaming of a White Christmas,"
    Margaret Atwood  --  Cat's Eye
  • While she told us stories, Bing Crosby sang "White Christmas" on the stereo.
    Dave Pelzer  --  A Child Called It
  • The white Christmas melons we did not touch, but we watched them with curiosity.
    Willa Cather  --  My Antonia
  • Miss Smith highlighted the event with a rendition of Irving Berlin's "White Christmas."
    Judy Blume  --  In the Unlikely Event
  • She knew Jim would have wanted her to listen to music tonight; she could hear Bing Crosby singing "White Christmas" in the background.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Guardian
  • They spent their days with their eyes fixed on the sky, singing "White Christmas," muttering about food.
    Laura Hillenbrand  --  Unbroken
  • There was little to differentiate it from the neighboring buildings other than the nearly hundred cars parked in the lot and a small wooden walkway that led around the building, stringed with inexpensive strands of white Christmas tree lights.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Lucky One
  • The reception area looked pleasantly festive: the crystal orbs that illuminated St Mungo's had been coloured red and gold to become gigantic, glowing Christmas baubles; holly hung around every doorway; and shining white Christmas trees covered in magical snow and icicles glittered in every corner, each one topped with a gleaming gold star.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
  • It's the same question every year-will we or won't we celebrate a white Christmas?
    Ellen Hopkins  --  Glass
  • White Christmas lights hang from the ceiling.
    Angie Thomas  --  The Hate U Give
  • Phil sang church hymns; Louie taught the other two the lyrics to "White Christmas."
    Laura Hillenbrand  --  Unbroken - adapted for young adults
  • Phil sang church hymns; Louie taught the other two the lyrics to "White Christmas."
    Laura Hillenbrand  --  Unbroken
  • It was Christmas Eve, he toasted, and a white Christmas at that, he added, looking out the window at the driving blizzard beyond.
    Matthew Mather  --  Cyberstorm
  • The idea of a white Christmas usually excited me, but now it felt ominous.
    Matthew Mather  --  Cyberstorm

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