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The Story of Christmas

With bright illustrations and an engaging narrative, this gentle story captures all the wonder and excitement of the first Christmas day.

The story of Jesus’ birth is among the best-known and best-loved stories in the world. Vivian French offers a simple retelling that follows Mary and Joseph as they journey to Bethlehem and celebrate the birth of Jesus with the shepherds and wise men. Complemented by Jane Chapman’s vivid and joyful illustrations, here is a Christmas story that is sure to appeal to the youngest of children.

“Perfect retelling of the Christmas story for little ones. Age appropriate retelling for the board book format. Great illustrations. My two little ones request it each night before bed.”

Written by: Vivian French
Illustrated by: Jane Chapman

Board book: 22 pages
Publisher: Candlewick Press (MA); Brdbk Rep edition (14 Sep 2010)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 0763650455
ISBN-13: 978-0763650452
Product Dimensions: 17.1 x 1.6 x 19.7 cm