Story of Christmas

Publisher: Candlewick
With bright illustrations and an engaging narrative, this gentle story captures all the wonder and excitement of the first Christmas day.

The story of Jesus’ birth is among the best-known and best-loved stories in the world. Vivian French offers a simple retelling that follows Mary and Joseph as they journey to Bethlehem and celebrate the birth of Jesus with the shepherds and wise men. Complemented by Jane Chapman’s vivid and joyful illustrations, here is a Christmas story that is sure to appeal to the youngest of children.