Janet Emily Demarest

Storyteller, Author and Educator

Photo Gallery

"Writers Speak", SUNY-Southampton, NY

Rainy night at Book Revue in Huntington, New York - but a great crowd!

Halloween at Old Bethpage Village Restoration

Just hangin' around with the Headless Horseman...

Playing Abigail Adams in "Dearest Friends", Hillside Library

Quick Links

Selected Works

Christmas History and Traditions
Filled with amazing and obscure facts, the fascinating stories and histories of the things we do at Christmas every year - often without ever understanding why! - is certain to delight young and old alike.
From Manhattan to Montauk, to read alone or aloud, the best loved legends and lore of Long Island!