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The Child of Christmas
The Child of Christmas

The Child of Christmas

By Sophie Piper, Illustrated by Sophy Williams


32 Pages, 5.43 x 6.69

Formats: Cloth, EPUB

Cloth, $8.99 (US $8.99) (CA $7.99)

Publication Date: September 2012

ISBN 9780745962917

Rights: US & CA

Lion Hudson (Sep 2012)
Lion Children's Books


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This delightful keepsake book tells the gospel story of the nativity simply and faithfully, to evoke all the wonder of Christmas night. Author Sophie Piper is much respected for her charming retellings of Bible stories. In this book her lyrical text combines with soft pastel illustrations by Sophy Williams to produce a book that is full of colour and warmth, and evocative Christmas cheer.


". . . the retelling is polished and easy to understand." —Kirkus Reviews

"Rich, pastel images of daily life" —Publishers Weekly

Author Biography

Sophie Piper is the pseudonym of an in-house author.Sophy Williams is a highly sought-after children's books illustrator. For Lion she has illustrated The Nativity Story, The Easter Angels and The Lion Classic Bible.