Little Star

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Waterbrook Press, 2010 - Juvenile Fiction - 40 pages
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"I think I understand!" Little Star cried out. "The baby Jesus is a king! He's just little!"
A king is about to be born! The stars in the heavens are competing to shine the brightest to celebrate his birth. But when they see the poor family, the donkey, the shabby stable, the stars all think, That can't possibly be a king. We've been fooled.

All except one. The smallest, loneliest star in the sky, Little Star, is the only one to understand what the king was about to bring to the world. But what can Little Star do for him? 

Certain to become a Christmas classic, this delightful tale connects the star atop our Christmas trees to the true meaning of Christmas, the birth of Jesus, in the hearts and minds of young children.

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They completely got into and loved all the pictures. -
Beautiful illustrations are a plus, as well. -
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The illustrations are a pleasure along with the story. -

This book is a wonderful tp explain Christmas.

User Review  - Joni Heldibridle -

The book is a great edtion to a Christmas library. Beautifully illustrated and written to spark wonderment in the hearts and minds of the children and perhaps adults too :) I intend to use it in my outreach ministry. Read full review

Heartwarming story to match illustrations!

User Review  - witheagerhands -

We opened our box as soon as the mailman came, and the kids immediately wanted to read it -- I didn't even have time to find the camera! The book is a hardback, which is a necessity in these parts ... Read full review

About the author (2010)

ANTHONY DESTEFANO is the best-selling author of A Travel Guide to Heaven, Ten Prayers God Always Says Yes To, and This Little Prayer of Mine. He has received prestigious awards from religious organizations worldwide for his efforts to advance Christian beliefs in modern culture.

Mark Elliott's brilliant illustrations have appeared in many picture books and novels for young readers, including Gail Carson Levine's ever-popular Princess Tales series. His acclaimed artwork delivers inspiration, wonder, and timeless beauty on every page.

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