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The First Christmas

4.43 of 5 stars 4.43  ·  rating details  ·  21 ratings  ·  3 reviews
Simple text and pop-up illustrations retell the story of the birth of Jesus, from the Annunciation to the visit of the shepherds and the three kings.
Hardcover, 13 pages
Published September 10th 1984 by Putnam Juvenile
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This is the best Christmas book ever. It's a pop-up book with great artistry. I used it for my children and now my grandchildren. If you can find a copy, buy it. Amazon is pricing a used one at over $50.00. It's worth it!
Jennifer Hughes
This is a great pop up Christmas book that I got secondhand some years ago. The illustrations are delightful and the retelling of the Christmas story simple and true to the scriptures.
great pop-up book!
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Tomie dePaola and his work have been recognized with the Caldecott Honor Award, the Newbery Honor Award and the New Hampshire Governor's Arts Award of Living Treasure....more
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