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    DescriptionThe text tells the Christmas story in a simple cumulative poem with the rhythm of a well-loved nursery rhyme, which has instant appeal to children. Everyone who sees them is captivated by the amazing powerful illustrations. Sensationally acclaimed by the critics on first publication; this is a Christmas classic, ideal for introducing the youngest children to the Nativity story or for re-awakening its magic for older readers.


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    Title
    This is the Star
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Joyce Dunbar, Illustrated by Debi Gliori, Illustrated by Joyce Dunbar
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 32
    Width: 106 mm
    Height: 138 mm
    Thickness: 4 mm
    Weight: 40 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780552548830
    ISBN 10: 0552548839
    Classifications

    BIC E4L: EY
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: Y1.3
    DC21: 823.914
    BIC subject category V2: YBC
    BIC E4L: REL
    BIC subject category V2: YNRB
    BIC children’s book marketing category: A3M79
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 22100
    BISAC V2.8: JUV000000
    Thema V1.0: YFB
    Publisher
    Random House Children's Publishers UK
    Imprint name
    Corgi Childrens
    Publication date
    28 January 2003
    Publication City/Country
    London
    Author Information
    Joyce Dunbar is a widely respected author of more than fifty books for children. Her MOUSE AND MOLE series has been very popularly adapted for television and her lyrical re-telling of the Nativity story, THIS IS THE STAR, received widespread critical acclaim. She has also collaborated with artist Debi Gliori for several picture books for the Doubleday/Picture Corgi list, including TELL ME SOMETHING HAPPY BEFORE I GO TO SLEEP.
    Review quote
    "If you're introducing your child to the nativity story for the very first time, you can't beat this simple, lyrical retelling" Parents Magazine
    Table of contents
    The text tells the Christmas story in a simple cumulative poem with the rhythm of a well-loved nursery rhyme, which has instant appeal to children. Everyone who sees them is captivated by the amazing powerful illustrations. Sensationally acclaimed by the critics on first publication; this is a Christmas classic, ideal for introducing the youngest children to the Nativity story or for re-awakening its magic for older readers.