From the Publisher
The legendary team at the Bathroom Readers'' Institute has turned its searching gaze on the Yuletide season. In Uncle John''s inimitable style, every aspect of the holiday, from the deeply spiritual to the ridiculously kitschy, is revealed in all its interesting and amusing detail. Uncle John''s Bathroom Reader Christmas Collection is the ultimate Christmas present for people who have to know everything about the season, including the origins of various customs, marketing trends, decorative fads and a complete array of holiday favourites: traditions, movies, toys, songs and foods. The Christmas Collection also delves into other midwinter celebrations and their origins, both at home and around the world.