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Share the magic of Christmas—and all of its excitement

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About the Story

Christmas Eve is a dazzling, special time...especially when your family's favorite Christmas tree ornament has magic powers! On one enchanted Christmas Eve, Victoria, Joseph, and John gather around the fireplace to hear their father’s story about this favorite Christmas ornament. After their parents go to bed, the children discover the true magic of the ornament as it sweeps them from their home and directly into Santa’s workshop!

The World of Pure Imagination

We are the authors and creators of the classic Christmas story The Magic Christmas Ornament. It began with an idea and a dream to bring a new Christmas classic into libraries and inspire a new Christmas tradition for families. Our hope is that The Magic Christmas Ornament will create memories you and your children will cherish forever. Accompanying the book is the magic Christmas ornament from the book (for ages 5 and up) to fill your home with the magic of Christmas. Escape into the world of The Magic Christmas Ornament!

The World of Pure Imagination

We are the authors and creators of the classic Christmas story The Magic Christmas Ornament. It began with an idea and a dream to bring a new Christmas classic into libraries and inspire a new Christmas tradition for families. Our hope is that The Magic Christmas Ornament will create memories you and your children will cherish forever. Accompanying the book is the magic Christmas ornament from the book (for ages 5 and up) to fill your home with the magic of Christmas. Escape into the world of The Magic Christmas Ornament!

About the Authors

James (Jim) Barbato is a former college professor and business owner. He is also the son of a U.S. Air Force Master Sargent, and lived all across the United States and Canada for the first twelve years of his life. As a child, Jim developed a strong Christmas spirit, inspired by the stories his father would tell. Jim often told original stories to his own three children, including the story of "The Magic Christmas Ornament," which they still remember and cherish as adults.

Victoria Barbato is currently an Instructional Coach for English language instruction in the Boston area. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in English Education and a Master’s degree in English, and is passionate about teaching and creating equity in educational opportunities for all learners. Growing up, Victoria was greatly inspired by her grandfather’s and father’s stories because they connect to the importance of family, convey fascination with the world, and always have a message of hope.

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