Christmas Lullaby

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Houghton Mifflin Company Trade & Reference Division, Oct 1, 1999 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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"A short, simple celebration of the Nativity. Nancy Jewel's poem consists of ten lines, one per double-page spread set against oil paintings on wood panels. The result is a warm, inviting book that describes the small gift each animal takes to welcome Baby Jesus . . . A charming, lap-time book . . ."--"The Horn Book."

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User Review  - Meredith - Goodreads

In simple rhyme with beautiful illustrations done oil paints on wood, the role of the animals at the Nativity is told. The Christ Child is there in the manger, and the angels are trumpeting in the sky ... Read full review

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User Review  - Valerie - Goodreads

Lovely pictures, I gave this one to all the nieces and nephews one year. Read full review

About the author (1999)

Author Bio
Nancy Jewell is the author of many books for children, including TWO SILLY TROLLS, the first book about the troll brothers. She lives in New York City.

Illustrator BioBesides the first book about Nip and Tuck, Lisa Thiesing has illustrated Pudmuddles, written by Carol Beach York. Ms. Thiesing lives in Rosendale, NY.

Stefano Vitale is the illustrator of several books for children, including the "New York Times" bestseller "Why War is Never a Good Idea" and "There is a Flower at the Tip of My Nose Smelling Me, " both by Alice Walker. Stefano lives in Venice, Italy, with his wife and two young children. For more information please visit his website at

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