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The Christmas Angels, Sarah Hartman, Concordia Publishing House.

The Christmas Angels, Sarah Hartman, Concordia Publishing House.
In the spirit of Christmas, with book, kids will discover how important the angels are leading up to and during the birth of Jesus. Featuring illuminating illustrations and paired with a clever rhyming text, we take a look at the angels as they guided Mary, Joseph, and the shepherds and how these...

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Once Upon a Clear Dark Night, Jeff Burkart, Concordia Publishing House.

Once Upon a Clear Dark Night, Jeff Burkart, Concordia Publishing House.
This storybook encourages the little ones to read and learn about the very first Christmas. Featuring delightful illustrations and paired with a rhyming text, children will learn of the Magi and their search to discover the new king. Written in a fun, easy-to-read manner that children age 5-9 are...

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Bartholomew's Passage, Arnold Ytreeide, Kregel Publications.

Bartholomew's Passage, Arnold Ytreeide, Kregel Publications.
Bartholomew's Passage is an engaging story that guides families through the Advent season. Young Bartholomew's adventures start when Roman soldiers destroy his village and disperse his family, continue through his enslavement to a tyrannical master and his escape with his new friend Nathan, and end...

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The Donkey Who Carried a King, R.C. Sproul, Reformation Trust Publishing.

The Donkey Who Carried a King, R.C. Sproul, Reformation Trust Publishing.
Davey was a young donkey who never had anything to do...until ont day some strangers arrived and Davey was given a very special task: to carry the King into Jerusalem. Davey doesn't neccessarily understand everything that goes on but another donkey helps him see that the King is willingly a Servant...

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Snow Penguin, Tony Mitton, Bloomsbury Children's Books.

Snow Penguin, Tony Mitton, Bloomsbury Children's Books.
In the frozen Antarctic, one curious little penguin decides to explore the ice and the snow and the sea. On his travels he sees two blue whales, a family of sea lions and a whole school of orca, but soon Penguin starts to miss his own family. Sometimes coming home is the best adventure of all.

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The Snowman, Raymond Briggs, Random House Books for Young Readers.

The Snowman, Raymond Briggs, Random House Books for Young Readers.
A wordless story. The pictures have "the hazy softness of air in snow. A little boy rushes out into the wintry day to build a snowman, which comes alive in his dreams that night.

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Snow, Uri Shulevitz, Macmillan.

Snow, Uri Shulevitz, Macmillan.
No one thinks one or two snowflakes will amount to anything. Not the man with the hat or the lady with the umbrella. Not even the television or the radio forecasters. But one boy and his dog have faith that the snow will amount to something spectacular, and when flakes start to swirl down on the...

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Mr. Brown Can Moo! Can You?, Dr. Seuss, Random House Books for Young Readers.

Mr. Brown Can Moo! Can You?, Dr. Seuss, Random House Books for Young Readers.
This abridged, board book adaptation of Dr. Seuss’s beloved Bright and Early Book about sounds is perfect for babies and toddlers! Ideal for encouraging imaginative play, the classic rhymes introduce children to all sorts of sound words!

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Chicka Chicka Boom Boom, Bill Martin Jr. and John Archambault, Little Simon.

Chicka Chicka Boom Boom,  Bill Martin Jr. and John Archambault, Little Simon.
Countless children -- and their parents -- can joyfully recite the familiar words of this beloved alphabet chant. The perfect pairing of Bill Martin Jr and John Archambault's lively rhymes, and Caldecott Honor artist Lois Ehlert's bright, bold, cheerful pictures make this book an instant hit.

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Caps for Sale: A Tale of a Peddler, Some Monkeys and Their Monkey Business, Esphyr Slobodkina, Harper Collins.

Caps for Sale: A Tale of a Peddler, Some Monkeys and Their Monkey Business, Esphyr Slobodkina, Harper Collins.
The story is about a peddler who walks around town with all the caps on his head, trying to sell them. Since no one was buying them, he took a nap by a tree, only to discover that a bunch of mischievous monkeys had taken them and were imitating his angry actions. We act it out, the stamping, fist...

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