This is the Star by Joyce Dunbar


This is the Star by Joyce Dunbar

A telling of the Nativity story, told in a simple cumulative poem with the rhythm of a nursery rhyme, and illustrated by pictures of oil paintings.

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Joyce Dunbar

Joyce Dunbar was born and brought up in Lincolnshire. She taught English for 20 years before becoming a full-time writer. Her books for children include This is the Star, which became a world-wide best-seller, and Mundo and the Weatherchild, which was runner-up for the Guardian Children's Fiction Award. The popular Mouse and Mole series has been animated for television with the voices of Alan Bennett and Richard Briers. She lives in Norwich.

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32 pages
Interest Age: 3+


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Publication date

1st November 1998



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