The Three Wise Men A Christmas Story by Loek Koopmans
  

The Three Wise Men A Christmas Story

Written by Loek Koopmans
Illustrated by

RRP £9.99

Synopsis

The Three Wise Men A Christmas Story by Loek Koopmans

Long, long ago, a very special star appeared in the night sky. It shone more brightly than all the other stars. Three wise men called Melchior, Caspar and Balthasar gazed at the star in wonder. They had never seen anything like it before. In this beautifully illustrated book for young children, the three Kings decide to journey west, following the star to a very special destination. Loek Koopmans' retelling of one part of the Christmas story is full of life and character, as well as mystery and wonder.

Reviews

'[T]he trajectory and tone are just right for the youngest audience, and the humble pictures, more sunny than starlit, depict the Magi as sweet old souls.'

'The Three Wise Men has beautiful, warm and gentle illustrations.'

'This is of course a well-known story, but I liked this different perspective and also the soft tones of the beautiful illustrations.'

About the Author

Loek Koopmans is the author and illustrator of the children's books Any Room For Me?, The Pancake That Ran Away and Frog, Bee and Snail Look for Snow, and The Little Christmas Tree (all Floris Books).

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
32 pages
Interest Age: From 3

Author

Loek Koopmans
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Publisher

Floris Books
www.florisbooks.co.uk

Publication date

18th September 2014

ISBN

9781782501350


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