205 Results
205 Results
One winter's night —Herman, John, 1944-
Book
2003
18 available of 20 items

A lonely cow about to give birth on a cold winter's night finds shelter in a deserted shed with a man and a woman who are also having a baby.

Christmas in the barn —Brown, Margaret Wise, 1910-1952.
Book
2004
29 available of 29 items

A poem telling of the birth of a child in a barn among the animals, with illustrations which depict the barn and people of a twentieth-century farm.

The birds of Bethlehem —DePaola, Tomie, 1934-
Book
2012
18 available of 19 items

On the morning of the first Christmas, the colorful birds of Bethlehem gather to talk about the exciting events they have witnessed, from the long line of people approaching the town to the stable where a newborn baby li...

Follow that star —Oppel, Kenneth, 1967-
Book
1994
21 available of 21 items

With a little help from angels, Zach and his troublesome flock of sheep follow a brilliant star to Bethlehem on the night that Jesus is born. A humorous story of determination and wonder.

Mortimer's Christmas manger —Wilson, Karma.
Book
2005
12 available of 13 items

Unhappy in his cramped, cold hole, Mortimer Mouse moves into a nativity scene thinking it is the perfect home for him, until he discovers who truly belongs there.

The crippled lamb —Lucado, Max.
Book
2011
0 available of 4 items

A lamb who has always felt different and sad because of his black spots and his limp, feels his true worth when he is called upon to help keep the baby Jesus warm.

The stable where Jesus was born —Greene, Rhonda Gowler.
Book
1999
16 available of 17 items

Rhyming verse introduces the people who appear in the story of the birth of Christ and describes the setting of this event.

Father and son : a nativity story —McCaughrean, Geraldine.
Book
2006
12 available of 12 items

After the birth of Jesus, Joseph wonders what it will be like raising God's son.

The Christmas star —Pfister, Marcus.
Book
1993
9 available of 9 items

Various people and animals are drawn by a magnificent star to Bethlehem to see the newborn Christ.

Refuge —Booth, Anne (Children's fiction writer), author.
Book
2016
12 available of 13 items

"A retelling of the nativity story from a perspective emphasizing the struggle of Mary and Joseph as refugees"-- Provided by publisher.

Listen, said the donkey : tales of the first Christmas —Little, Jean, 1932-
Book
2006
39 available of 40 items

Five animals gathered at a stable in Bethlehem miss the baby who was recently born there; to comfort one another, each tells the tale of how it came to be at the stable for the baby's birth.

There was no snow on Christmas Eve —Ryan, Pam Muñoz.
Book
2005
5 available of 5 items

With luminous watercolors and graceful verse we are reminded of how the distant scene of the nativity event compares and contrasts with some of our traditional images of peace at Christmas.

This is the star —Dunbar, Joyce.
Book
1996
9 available of 9 items

A cumulative presentation which uses rhyme to describe the night of the birth of Christ.

The Christmas fox —McGrory, Anik, author, illustrator.
Book
2016
22 available of 22 items

A young fox follows other animals into a stable, where he makes a newborn baby smile.

Pippin the Christmas pig —Little, Jean, 1932-
Book
2003
43 available of 44 items

After the other animals ridicule Pippin for not having any ancestors who helped one special child in a stable so very long ago, Pippin sets out to prove a pig's worth.

Long ago, on a silent night —Berry, Julie, 1974- author.
Book
2019
11 available of 11 items

A mother talks to her baby, recounting the Christmas story, and linking it to the love and hope she feels for her own child.

Hurry! Hurry! Have you heard? —Melmed, Laura Krauss.
Book
2008
10 available of 10 items

A small bird, her heart filled with love, hurries from her perch above the manger to spread the news to creatures of the field and forest that a child, to whom all are precious, has been born.

A Max Lucado children's treasury : a child's first collection. —Lucado, Max.
Book
2007
2 available of 5 items

Offers hope and encouragement to parents and children alike in a collection of stories, including "The Crippled Lamb," "Jacob's Gift," "Just in Case You Ever Wonder," and "The Way Home: A Princess Story."

Saint Francis and the Christmas donkey —Byrd, Robert.
Book
2000
3 available of 3 items

Saint Francis, who loves all animals, explains to a sullen donkey why his kind have always had to work hard, but also tells him of a donkey's role in the first Christmas.

Santa's favorite story —Aoki, Hisako.
Book
1982
22 available of 22 items

The forest animals are alarmed when it appears that Santa might be too tired to make his Christmas rounds, until he recounts for them the Nativity story which gives the holiday its true significance.

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