Sarah Edwards 17 views. 2:05. The story of Christmas—from the angel’s announcement to Mary through the wise men’s visit. He dons a red suit, goes outside and places presents under a tree for his five animals. The animals just so happen to be named One, Two, Three, Four and Five, making the book not only entertaining, but also a good lesson in counting. With each tradition, the author ends up saying it should be part of a Christian's holiday celebration, and he finds or assigns some religious significance or moral benefit to each. I've often wondered about the origins of many Christmas traditions. In "The Origins of Christmas", the author gives us the historical origins of the date of the celebration of Christmas, the origins of many of the traditions surrounding Christmas (such as the names and nature of the 'wise men'), and some of the modern traditions (such as the Christmas tree) as well. Although not strictly a ‘Christmas story’, this book covers the Battle of the Bulge, which took place during WWII from December 19, 1944, to January 17, 1945. An asset to the library not only of the biblical or Church scholar, but the curious … This book is an excellent introduction to the … The main reason I choose this book, is because the pictures in it are the most accurate depiction of the people during that time. "The Story of Christmas" Book The story of the Nativity is told in a concise 200 words, simple enough for a toddler to understand. The artwork is fantastic. The Wiggles: Santa's Rockin'!

Well written and well researched. Perhaps you’re more acquainted with the film version starring an animated Tom Hanks, but opening Chris Van Allsburg’s illustrated classic is far more satisfying if you ask us. It tells the story of a farmer dreaming of Christmas snow and how he takes care of his animals after the flakes actually begin to fall. He dons a red suit, goes outside and places presents under a tree for his five animals. This early reader 16-page book teaches kids about the Bible and character traits. It’s a gentle reminder to love all, even those who appear unwelcoming, because you may not know their struggle. The Christmas Story 2 Book Review (Please pause if you want to read the storybook in my dreams) - Duration: 2:05. The animals just so happen to be named One, Two, Three, Four and Five, making the book not only entertaining, but also a good lesson in counting. This book will definitely become a family treasure. The story follows the adventure had by a little boy who boards a train bound for the North Pole on Christmas Eve. It's likely that not even Isaiah understood the full and far-reaching meaning of this name. This book provides stories behind many of them. This early reader 16-page book teaches kids about the Bible and character traits.

The Christmas Miracle of Jonathan Toomey is a story about loss, love, and healing. Just as the Holy Spirit made this possible in the Christmas story, the same Spirit makes Jesus Christ present today in the life of every believer. It tells the story of a farmer dreaming of Christmas snow and how he takes care of his animals after the flakes actually begin to fall.