The Triple Dog Dare

It's a Triple Dog Dare straight out of the schoolyard: Can someone really watch all 24 hours of the A Christmas Story marathon that plays every Christmas? Author Joanna Wilson takes us on an adventure of doing just that as she looks at why A Christmas Story has become...

The Canadian Horror Film

I was reading this one over the weekend, and while there was nowhere near enough Black Christmas, there was a section detailing the rise of Nelvana, and A Cosmic Christmas. Good book, enjoyable. Not much Christmas content, but if you're into Canadian Horror films,...

Tis The Season TV

If you like Christmas specials and you don't already know Joanna Wilson's definitive tome, you need to get one right away. Simply the best collection of listing of Christmas movies, episodes and specials I've ever seen. Title: Tis The Season TV: The Encyclopedia of...

White Christmas: The Story of An American Song

Irving Berlin's classic Christmas standard gets it's own book, trying to capture the story of it's creation and impact. Title: White Christmas: The Story of An American Song Year: 2007 Author: Jody Rosen Pages: 214 I had my doubts when I first hear this seemingly...