Mary's First Christmas

Mary's First Christmas

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Share the wonder of the events of the first Christmas as seen through the eyes of Mary and retold to her five-year-old son Jesus. This fresh approach to the Christmas story unfolds in four 'instalments' which are ideal to read to children at bedtime or to enjoy with the family in the days leading up to Christmas. Walter Wangerin weaves mystery and glory into this retelling of a familiar story, and his text will awaken a sense of wonder in children and parents alike. Praise for The Fear Not Angel: 'Wangerin's prose fairly shimmers with allusion and music.' - Literacy & Learning Magazineshow more

Product details

  • Hardback | 48 pages
  • 238 x 279mm | 600g
  • Lion Hudson Plc
  • Lion Children's Books
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • Colour Artwork
  • 074594275X
  • 9780745942759

About Walter Wangerin

WALTER WANGERIN JR is the bestselling author of The Book of God. His story The Book of the Dun Cow won the National Book Award in the USA. He has since won many other awards for his books, which include Ragman and other Cries of Faith and The Book of Sorrows. He is writer-in- residence at Valparaiso University. He and his wife live in Valparaiso, Indiana, USA. TIMOTHY LADWIG, acclaimed American illustrator of a wide range of children's books, including The Fear Not more

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