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Christmas Is Here

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And the angel said unto them, “Fear not: for behold, I bring unto you good tidings of great joy, which shall be to all people.”

Audiences from religious and secular worlds alike are familiar with the comforting words from the second chapter of Luke in the King James Bible, most memorably featured in A Charlie Brown Christmas. Just as Linus reminded his c...more
Hardcover, 32 pages
Published October 5th 2010 by Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
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Sara Harrison
Beautiful pictures showing a modern family going to watch a nativity play. Readers are transported to that original story with the text from the King James Bible. Love it.
This sweet picture book opens with six pages of a wordless story -- a family goes walking in the snow, and they visit a live nativity scene. As their little boy leans towards the manger to get a peek at the baby Jesus, the scene changes to a long-ago countryside near Bethlehem, with words from the King James Bible. "And there were in the same country shepherds abiding in the field." The story of the angels' announcement is told, using only words from the Bible. Then a distant view of the town of...more
I like this story because it's the Bible verse that the Vicar of Dibley uses in their Christmas nativity play. But Joey and the girls know it from Charlie Brown's Christmas.
I loved that the words came straight from the King James version of the Bible, the version of the Christmas story that I know and love. The illustrations were not my favorite.
Lovely illustrations to accompany bible verse. The modern scene seamlessly transforms to the first Christmas. Great introduction to Christmas for little ones.
Understated and beautifully portrayed contemporary Christmas story illustrating the words from the King James Bible.
the traditional christmas story a la charlie brown. but i still love it. great illustrations. very sweet.
Very sweet illustrations.
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