Once, long ago, a baby was born in Bethlehem.
Share the story at the heart of Christmas – the story of Mary and Joseph, the stable and the star, the infant Christ, and the good news of joy and peace. Celebrate each year with this timeless and beautiful retelling.
Mary Joslin is a lifelong collector of stories and an accomplished author. She began retelling stories to her own children and learned from that experience the balance to be struck in maintaining the integrity of the source material and engaging the interest of a young and lively audience.
Alida Massari’s beautiful illustrations have won her many awards. She was born in Rome, where she grew up surrounded by art, and studied Illustration at the European Institute of Design. Her work has been part of many exhibitions and has been published in the UK, USA, Germany, and Italy. She has also illustrated Women of the Bible for Lion Children’s Books.