On That Christmas Night by Lois Rock, and illustrated by Alison Jay, is a wonderful retelling of the first Christmas and makes for a perfect gift. See the story of the birth of Jesus interpreted in Jay's own unique style, using vignettes, borders and full-page art to accompany a sincere retelling of the nativity. Recommended for ages 5 to 9 years.
This exquisitely illustrated retelling of the Nativity story brings its familiar characters to life. Come and meet the country girl, the village carpenter, rustic shepherds, and three mysterious kings from far away. Gather around the newborn baby and rediscover the wonder of Christmas night.
Lois Rock is the author of numerous children's titles that have been translated into more than 30 languages. Alison Jay is an illustrator whose titles include 123: A Child's First Counting Book, ABC: A Child's First Alphabet Book, The Lion Treasury of Children's Prayers, Picture This . . . , and Welcome to the Zoo.