My First Nativity Set by Rod Campbell


My First Nativity Set by Rod Campbell

By the creator of DEAR ZOO, this set is a beautiful introduction to the story of the Nativity. First read the picture book, which retells the miracle of the first Christmas with easy to follow sentences and bright, appealing artwork, all perfectly pitched for children. Then, after listening to the story, toddlers will delight in creating their very own manger scene. The standalone pieces are easy to assemble (no cutting or gluing required), and sturdy enough to be played with by even the littlest hands. The scene includes everyone from the holy family and the three kings, to the shepherds and their animal friends. There's even a star of Bethlehem in shining silver foil! After Christmas, both book and manger scene can be stored safely away in the special case and enjoyed year after year.

About the Author

Rod Campbell

Rod Campbell has been creating innovative books for the under-fives for over thirty years.

Best known for his classic lift-the-flap book Dear Zoo, he is also the creator of the much-loved preschool character Buster.

Ingeniously simple with touches of gentle humour, Rod's books have withstood the test of time and are enjoyed by children, parents and teachers around the world.

Julia Eccleshare, the editorial expert on Lovereading4kids says, Rod Campbell is the masterly creator of interactive books including classic tab and flap books such Dear Zoo, the story of choosing exactly the right pet. Simplicity itself in terms of design and always full of delightful surprises, Rod Campbell’s books are perfect as first introductions to concepts, numbers in Farm 123 and letters in ABC Zoo. Campbell’s Touch and Feel books such as Buster’s Farm include wonderfully tactile experiences for little fingers.

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Novelty book
24 pages


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Publication date

7th October 2011



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