Christmas in the Stable

Christmas in the Stable

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by Astrid Lindgren, Harald Wiberg
     
 

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As a young girl listens to her mother tell the story of the first Christmas, where else would she imagine the miracle taking place but in the stable and fields she knows so well? "Simple loving text and radiantly beautiful pictures in rich colors by Sweden's foremost painter of animals and nature." -- Chicago Tribune "A reverent and lovely Christmas picture…  See more details below

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As a young girl listens to her mother tell the story of the first Christmas, where else would she imagine the miracle taking place but in the stable and fields she knows so well? "Simple loving text and radiantly beautiful pictures in rich colors by Sweden's foremost painter of animals and nature." -- Chicago Tribune "A reverent and lovely Christmas picture book." -- The Horn Book

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Publishers Weekly - Publisher's Weekly
In this luminous holiday parable, a mother relates the story of the nativity to her infant daughter, placing the events in a contemporary setting. Ages 4-8. (Oct.)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780698116641
Publisher:
Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date:
10/05/1998
Series:
Sandcastle Series
Pages:
32
Product dimensions:
7.75(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.14(d)
Age Range:
4 - 8 Years

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Christmas in the Stable 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Stufformoms More than 1 year ago
This book should be a part of your annual Christmas celebration. The pictures are beautiful and the writing is memorable. It has become one of my favorite Christmas stories, even though my own children are grown.