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On That Christmas Night by Lois Rock


On That Christmas Night by Lois Rock

Alison Jay has illustrated many books for children, and her beautiful paintings are instantly recognisable. In this book see the story of the birth of Jesus interpreted in her own unique style, using vignettes, borders and full page art to accompany a sincere retelling of the Nativity. There are many intriguing people, animals and landscapes to look at along the way, bursting with new details to find with a young child, as you share the story of that special night.


This lovely primer on Christ's birth offers more than a simple happy tale and is a worthy purchase for any library where Nativity stories are sought after. --School Library Journal A fresh and compelling retelling. --Publishers Weekly This lovely primer on Christ s birth offers more than a simple happy tale and is a worthy purchase for any library where Nativity stories are sought after. School Library Journal A fresh and compelling retelling. Publishers Weekly

About the Author

Lois Rock has established an international reputation as a children's writer. Specializing in Bible stories, prayer books, and information books, her books have been translated into over 30 languages with sales approaching 4 million copies. She draws on her experience as a mother of three, and as a leader of church children's groups. Alison Jay has a first-class degree in illustration from the London College of Printing. She worked in animation before moving on to children's illustration, for which she works in quick-drying oil paint. She is well known for her children's books and her Welcome to the Zoo was selected as one of New York's Bank Street's best books of the year in 2009. William and the Night Train was nominated for the Kate Greenaway Medal and won the Transworld Children's Book Award.

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Book Info

Publication date

1st September 2015


Lois Rock

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Lion Children's Books an imprint of Lion Hudson Plc


32 pages
Interest Age: From 5 to 9 years


Bibles & bible stories (Children's / Teenage)



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