Manger by Lee Bennett Hopkins
  

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Manger by Lee Bennett Hopkins

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Kirkus Reviews (STARRED review) A lovely collection for those who wish to emphasize the Christian nature of the holiday, worth savoring slowly during the Christmas season. Booklist A luminous addition to poetry collections. The Horn Book The poems convey both the majesty and intimacy of that night [when Christ was born]. Decorative mixed-media illustrations highlight each animal on its own double-page spread. Kirkus Reviews (STARRED review) -A lovely collection for those who wish to emphasize the Christian nature of the holiday, worth savoring slowly during the Christmas season.-Booklist -A luminous addition to poetry collections.-The Horn Book -The poems convey both the majesty and intimacy of that night [when Christ was born]. Decorative mixed-media illustrations highlight each animal on its own double-page spread.-The Storytellers -This charming collection represents the majesty and wonder of a special night celebrated by Christians throughout the world.-Children's Illustration -Helen Cann's lovingly detailed artworks (watercolor and mixed media) add to the warm traditional feel of the collection, and create, with the sound of the poems, a book to carefully relish.- School Library Journal -Warm and satisfying, this is a top choice for holiday gift-giving or sharing in a classroom, church, or library.- Midwest Book Review -Captivating color illustrations of each animal complement the humble poems. . . . Highly recommended.- Kirkus Reviews (STARRED review) A lovely collection for those who wish to emphasize the Christian nature of the holiday, worth savoring slowly during the Christmas season.

A luminous addition to poetry collections.

The poems convey both the majesty and intimacy of that night [when Christ was born]. Decorative mixed-media illustrations highlight each animal on its own double-page spread.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
34 pages

Author

Lee Bennett Hopkins
More books by Lee Bennett Hopkins

Publisher

William B Eerdmans Publishing Co

Publication date

1st September 2014

ISBN

9780802854193


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