Christmas in the MangerBook - 1998
The classic Christmas story, a joy to share with young children
The gentle beauty of the story of the first Christmas is now available as a board book. With a simple, lyrical text and radiant artwork, this book is perfect for the youngest child to be a part of the wonder of the Nativity.
Parents, gradparents, other family members, and caregivers have all embraced this telling, with such comments as "This is a wonderful book that tells the Christmas story by introducing each character in a way appealing to babies or toddlers"; "A perfect 'first Christmas' story book"; "Love that it is from the point of view of the animals"; "A sweet bedtime story. I plan to keep it on our shelf all year, not just Christmas time"; and "The last line of the book says it all for me: 'I am the baby, asleep in the hay, and I am the reason for Christmas day.'"
Don't miss this beautiful little book from the acclaimed team of Nola Buck and Felicia Bond.