For all your dictionary needs!
Tip. You can look up words, expressions, names, titles...

A Christmas Memory


"A Christmas Memory" is a short story by Truman Capote. Originally published in Mademoiselle magazine in December 1956, it was reprinted in The Selected Writings of Truman Capote in 1963. It was issued in a stand-alone hardcover edition by Random House in 1966, and it has been published in many editions and anthologies since.

  • also known as "A Christmas Memory (Modern Library)", 圣诞忆旧集
  • language: English Language
  • characters:
    • Older Cousin
    • Buddy
    • Haha Jones
    • Queenie
  • genres: Fiction, Children's literature
  • subjects: Poverty, Christmas, Family
  • released in (59 years ago)


"A Christmas Memory" is a 1997 family drama TV film written by Duane Poole and directed by Glenn A. Jordan.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for A Christmas Memory

Click on a title to look inside that book (if available):

Google previewThe World Encyclopedia of Christmas (2012)

by Gerry Bowler

A Christmas Memory” Asad little storyfrom 1956 by Truman Capote about aboyandan elderly female friend who saveallyear to accumulatethe money necessary to buy ingredientsfor the hostof Christmas cakes they bake and give away.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Gothic Literature (2009)

by Mary Ellen Snodgrass

Charles Dickens “A Christmas Memory” (1956), Truman Capote The Christmas Witch ( 1893), ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of the Sixties: A Decade of Culture and Counterculture [2 volumes] (2011)

A Decade of Culture and Counterculture by Abbe A. Debolt, James S. Baugess

A Christmas Memory, a short novel first published in 1956, was reissued in 1966 to capitalize on Capote's fame after In Cold Blood. It was continued with The Thanksgiving Visitor. Capote enjoyed the success of In Cold Blood, which allowed ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Contemporary American Theater (2011)

1930-2010 by James Fisher

Page also won two Golden Globe Awards, for Summer and Smoke and Sweet Bird of Youth, among several nominations, and won two Emmy Awards, for Truman Capote's A Christmas Memory (1966) and The Thanksgiving Visitor ( 1967).

Google previewEncyclopedia of American Journalism (2007)

by Stephen L. Vaughn

The same yearhe publishedMuses are Heard,Capote wrote a nonfiction short story, A Christmas Memory, published a decade laterasa book. In 1958, Esquire published Breakfast atTiffany's. When published in book form with three short ...

Google previewDictionary of American Classical Composers (2013)

by Neil Butterworth

A Christmas Memory (1966); Frank's Greatest Adventure (Fearless Frank) (1967) ...

Online dictionaries and encyclopedias with entries for A Christmas Memory

Click on a label to prioritize search results according to that topic:

Share this page


Go to the usage examples of A Christmas Memory to see it in context!

Privacy Policy | Cookies Policy
Keyword Tool | Romanian-English Dictionary