A joyful and reverent retelling of the Nativity in rhyme, with key words from A to Z.
Song of the Stars: A Christmas Story
Grass and bees, robins and trees all spread the word. Only a few joined nature’s chorus, a song in praise of the newborn King. Hushed news of a miracle echoed to the ends of the earth. And tiny sandpipers danced it on shining sands… “It’s time! It’s time!” On one quiet night, creation whispered a secret.
Sheep told their young while angels sang the song to the shepherds. The skies shouted it to the seas that thundered it to the waves that roared it to the great white whales that sang it to the starfish in the deep. The moment had come. The long-awaited child had arrived! Creation cried out in celebration, but only a few people heard.
M Is for Manger
Travel through the alphabet with this beautiful rhyming storybook that tells the story of Jesus’ birth. Beautifully illustrated and written, this book will be a classic for parents to read to their children every Christmas season. Sneak peek:mary gently wrapped her son, then rested in the shed. She placed the newborn Saviorin a MANGER for his bed.
Begin with the angel who tells mary that she is God’s chosen vessel and follow along until you reach the zillions of stars that paled in comparison to the star that announced the birthplace of the newborn King.
The Little Drummer Boy
Ezra jack keats' vivid, jewel-toned artwork perfectly illustrates this classic holiday carol. Instead, he plays a song on his drum for the Christ Child. Keats evocatively portrays this story. Publishers Weekly. A procession travels to Bethlehem, bringing gifts for the newborn baby Jesus. The little drummer boy comes along, although he is too poor to bring a present fit for a king.
Music for the song appears at the back of the book. Within the little drummer boy's seemingly simple gift lies the true spirit of Christmas.
The Jolly Christmas Postman
Open this book, take out the letters, and discover what favorite characters would write to each other--and reimagine best-loved tales together. The jolly postman brings a batch of wonderful letters for Christmas, including notes from the Big Bad Wolf and all the King's men. The jolly postman rides again with more real letters, too, and presents, in his Christmas postbag.
This gorgeously illustrated, full-color classic celebrates a time before email with an interactive picture book full of real letters to read aloud.
Christmas Day in the Morning
Used book in Good Condition. From pulitzer and Nobel Prize-winning author Pearl S. What could he possibly get? Suddenly, Rob thinks of the best gift of all. The acclaimed author of nearly a hundred books for children and adults, Pearl S. But it's christmas Eve, and he doesn't have much money to spend. Originally published in 1955, this timeless story with glorious full-color art by Mark Buehner will be a welcome addition to your holiday collection.
. Buck and acclaimed artist Mark Buehner comes a heartwarming story that illustrates the true meaning of Christmas. Rob wants to get his father something special for Christmas this year—something that shows how much he really loves him. Buck captures the spirit of Christmas in this elegant, heartening story about a boy's gift of love.
The Story Orchestra: The Nutcracker: Press the Note to Hear Tchaikovsky's Music
Sound buttons require a firm push in exact location to work, which may be hard for young children. Used book in Good Condition. All sound clips are 10 seconds long. Clara’s godfather, a toymaker, arrives with gifts, including a very special one for her—a wooden nutcracker carved in the shape of a little man.
. It is christmas Eve at Clara’s house. Follow clara on a magical christmas adventure in this musical retelling of The Nutcracker ballet—push the button on each beautiful scene to hear the vivid sound of an orchestra playing from Tchaikovsky’s score. After fritz breaks it, the children are sent to bed.
The story follows clara in her dreams as she battles and defeats a mouse king, then travels with her nutcracker-turned-prince to the Land of Sweets where she watches its enchanting inhabitants perform beautiful dances. As you and your little one journey through the magical scenes, you will press the buttons to hear 10 excerpts from the ballet’s music, including “The Waltz of the Flowers, ” “The Russian Dance, ” “The Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy, ” and the awesome “Finale.
At the back of the book, pyotr ilyich Tchaikovsky, find a short biography of the composer, with details about his composition of The Nutcracker ballet. Clara’s parents are having a party, and her little brother Fritz is decorating the Christmas tree. Scents of ginger, chocolate, and peppermint waft through the air.
Next to this, rhythms, read a discussion of the instruments, for each of them, you can replay the musical excerpts and, and musical techniques that make them so powerful.
Who is Coming to Our House?
A modern christmas classic about how the animals prepare a cozy welcome for the baby Jesus. Who is coming to our house? Someone, someone, " says Mouse. As pig makes room, and duck lines the crib with eiderdown, Goose stacks the hay, Lamb cleans up, Mary and Joseph are on their way by donkey. All the animals are eager to welcome the baby Jesus to their home.
Used book in Good Condition.
Time to tackle the bunny slope! shake to help Bunny make it snow, tilt to help Bunny ski down the slope, and turn to help Bunny escape a cliff in his path. Chronicle Books. Used book in Good Condition. Is there any obstacle bunny can't conquer? bringing grins and guffaws with each turn of the page, readers will find Claudia Rueda's innovative bookmaking as entertaining as the twists and turns of a ski slope—and as satisfying as a cozy cup of hot cocoa.
Mortimer's Christmas Manger
Chronicle Books. A holiday story to be cherished by families everywhere Used book in Good Condition.
The Christmas Story: The Brick Bible for Kids
Kids will love seeing the story of Christmas played out using their favorite toys. Chronicle Books. This important christmas story is sure to be the perfect holiday gift and a book for families to cherish for years to come. 28 color photographs Used book in Good Condition. But december 25 is also the time to celebrate the birth of jesus, and what better way to introduce your kids to the story of the Savior's birth than through LEGO! Every year, Mary, the angels and shepherds, the three wise men, and the baby Jesus, children of all ages revisit the scene in Bethlehem with Joseph, swaddled and lying in a manger.
The greatest story of all time illustrated through kids' favorite toy!Santa, reindeer, mistletoe, sleigh bells, and presents: these are the tell-tale signs of Christmas. Brendan powell smith, the guiding star high above bethlehem, author of The Brick Bible for Kids series--beginning with Noah's Ark--creates a magical "brick" world around the simplified text of the Immaculate Conception, the census, and the promise one little baby brings to the world.