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CHRISTMAS BOOKS

Candy Canes in Bethlehem

Candy Canes in Bethlehem

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Unwrap the gifts of tradition and celebration from cultures around the globe in this illustrated Christmas storybook as Daniel discovers the true meaning behind Christmas pinatas, pickles, kangaroos, gingerbread houses, stockings, and candy canes the birth of Jesus Christ! Brightly-colored, brushstroke illustrations adorn this festive, hardcover book. A great read aloud for children ages 6-8 to help them learn about the religious meanings of secular symbols in the Christmas season at home or in the classroom."

Catholic Christmas

Catholic Christmas

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What's so Catholic about Christmas?

The Church's celebration of Christmas isn't just for a day (or even twelve) but starts with the joyful waiting of Advent and lasts until the feast of the Baptism of the Lord. Fascinating stories of some favorite saints--such as Nicholas, Lucy, and Stephen--make their legends come alive, while the history and lore surrounding some of our most popular feasts--such as the Epiphany and the Immaculate Conception--will help you understand the importance of keeping the Mass in Christmas.

Christmas Story with St. Joseph

Christmas Story with St. Joseph

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In this delightful childrens book, the Christmas story is told from St. Josephs perspective. The book opens with Josephs own father teaching him how to work and how to pray. He will use these gifts throughout his life to care for Mary and the baby Jesus. All the major events of the Christmas story as found in the Gospelsthe dream Joseph had to take Mary into his home, the visit of the Magi, and the Holy Familys travels to Egyptare retold and beautifully illustrated. Children will grow in their love for St. Joseph as they read about the Nativity through his eyes.
Drinking With Saint Nick

Drinking With Saint Nick

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Raise your spirits and toast Saint Nick!

Hot gin toddies. Smoking rosemary old fashioneds. A "wet" Advent calendar. Now you can experience Christmas the way it was meant to be celebrated: with festive cocktails and a lively history of Saint Nicholas and other saints! Michael Foley, author of Drinking with the Saints, presents holiday drink recipes; beer, wine, and cider recommendations; and witty instruction on how to honor the saints in this exquisite gift book that will make your Christmas more spirited than ever before.

"With lively stories and delicious drink recipes, this book takes us on a rollicking journey through the lives of the saints. What a fun and fabulous way to engage with your faith during the holidays." -- Jennifer Fulwiler, author of One Beautiful Dream and host of the Jennifer Fulwiler Show on the Catholic Channel

First Christmas

First Christmas

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In The First Christmas, children will encounter the timeless story of Jesus' birth. They will learn of the angel Gabriel, young Mary and her husband Joseph, Mary's cousin Elizabeth, kind innkeepers, dazzled shepherds, faithful Magi, evil kings and an old holy man named Simeon. The adventure of history's holiest night awaits!

FIrst Christmas

FIrst Christmas

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Perfect for early readers, this illustrated, rhymed children's book brings to life the true Biblical story of Christmas. Children will follow Mary and Joseph on their journey to Bethlehem and celebrate the birth of Jesus alongside angels, joyful shepherds, humble kings, and present-day Christians.
Guess Who's in the Manger? A Christmas Story

Guess Who's in the Manger? A Christmas Story

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Told from the perspective of a barn owl, Guess Who's in the Manger is a beautiful Christmas story sure to delight children four to seven years old--and their parents as well. Guess Who's in the Manger is perfect for reading aloud (what child doesn't enjoy the gentle "hoo" of an owl, reflected here in the sound of "who's in the manger?"). Written by Vicki Howie, author of Once Upon a Silent Night, this Christmas story is sure to delight.

Legend of St. Nicholas: A Story of Christman Giving

Legend of St. Nicholas: A Story of Christman Giving

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Are you looking for an endearing Christmas story that doesn't forget the true meaning of the holiday? The Legend of St. Nicholas tells the story of a man who spent his life secretly helping the poor all over the world, giving gifts on Christmas Eve to remind people of the greatest gift of all, Jesus Christ.

The captivating picture book is illustrated by New York Times bestselling illustrator Richard Cowdrey, written by Dandi Daley Mackall, and features a beautiful cover with foil and glitter. Readers ages 4-8 will learn:

  • How to become cheerful givers by learning about the original St. Nicholas
  • How other countries celebrate Christmas traditions across the world
  • How to embody the spirit of giving all year long
  • With beautiful illustrations and a heartwarming story, The Legend of St. Nicholas is a great read for the Advent and Christmas season.

    Light for the World-A Catholic Kids Guide to Advent and Christmas

    Light for the World-A Catholic Kids Guide to Advent and Christmas

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    This Advent, help your entire family prepare for the birth of Jesus with Light for the World: A Catholic Kid's Guide for Advent and Christmas. Written and illustrated for your entire family, this softcover book explains Catholic traditions and feast days that we celebrate throughout the seasons of Advent and Christmas. Light for the World is just what your family needs to truly know and appreciate the "Reason for the Season".

    Pages: 54

    My Golden Christmas Board Book

    My Golden Christmas Board Book

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    My Golden Christmas Book by popular Catholic Book Publishing author Rev. Thomas J. Donaghy introduces young children to the Christmas story, helps them prepare for the birth of Jesus, and describes Christmas celebrations around the world. Bound in padded hardcover and decorated with gilt-edged pages, this book contains beautiful full-color illustrations that will delight children as it teaches them the true meaning of Christmas.

    Shepherd's Story

    Shepherd's Story

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    A familiar, beloved rhyme scheme paired with a fresh perspective on the Christmas story, The Shepherd's Story provides readers with a profound experience alongside a courageous shepherd boy who is searching for meaning in life. Together with the shepherd, readers connect the birth of Christ with their own human experience, learning that one child--a single person--has the possibility of making an extraordinary difference in the world. In the loving arms of his parents, Jesus represents every newborn--and through the shepherd's eyes, parents and children alike recognize Jesus' promise of abundant life and infinite love.

    Come along with the curious young shepherd to explore the human and divine natures of the birth of Jesus--and through this shepherd's witness, discover the wonder, majesty, and promise of all human life.

    Spider who saved Christmas A Legend

    Spider who saved Christmas A Legend

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    The Spider That Saved Christmas tells the tale of what happened to the Holy Family on their way to Egypt after receiving the message of the angel. When Joseph, Mary, and Jesus are in danger of being discovered and harmed by Herod's murderous soldiers, a cave-dwelling spider named Nephila risks her and her children's safety to help her hallowed visitors.

    Majestically illustrated by artist Randy Gallegos, EWTN host Raymond Arroyo's moving story sheds new light on a family of Golden Silk Orb Weavers, whose silk is considered the most precious of all and is displayed at Christmastime in the sparkling tinsel that glints from evergreen trees the world over. After reading this book, you'll always remember Nephila in the twinkling tinsel. Though small and feared, she met divinity and reflected His light as only she could.

    Like each of us ]¬‚¬] she was there for a reason.