The enchanting poem Twas The Night Before Christmas has earned the designation as being the most often recited, most published and most collected work in the library of English literature. This holiday season marks the 200th anniversary of the poem’s publication. Meet author/historian/collector Pamela McColl who is an authority on the iconic Christmas poem. She will be at the Museum of Newport History at the Brick Market on Saturday December 16, 2023 from 10:30am-1:30pm signing copies of her book "'Twas the Night: The Art and History of the Classic Christmas Poem" which will be available for purchase. To learn more about her work, please visit: twasthenightbook.com. See the desk where Clement C. Moore’s worked, which is on exhibit at the Museum of Newport History where the book signing takes place.