Copper the basset hound travels the world with his friend, Amanda, while she digs on archaeological sites. On this trip to Bethlehem, the ancient city where Jesus was born, this adventurous dog follows his nose to an ancient stone manger. There he meets a new friend who tells him all about life in first-century Judaea and the night a special baby was born in the house Amanda's excavating. Join Copper as he learns the history of the first Christmas!
About the Author
Michelle Pitts first realized her talent for illustration when she was asked to decorate a friend's thirtieth birthday cake with a cartoon in only thirty minutes! She spent the next decade developing her unique style by drawing for friends and family before becoming a professional book illustrator. When she isn't serving with her husband, Adam, at their church or homeschooling their boys, Michelle loves doing all things outdoors with her family in rural Tennessee.