In addition to loving all the wonderful decorations of Christmas I also love all of the wonderful stories it brings! The past few years I’ve been slowly buying my old favorites along with new favorites to add to our collection for Amber & Tyler. Little Star will definitely fall into the second category! It is the story about the Star of Bethlehem I love how it shows that even little “insignificant” people (or stars) can make a huge difference and change the world (something any child will instantly relate to) I love the way it is almost a type of Christ in how the little star ends up sacrificing himself for others but will always live on. I actually gave it as a present to my brother for his daughter for Christmas and he told me later that it made him tear up! It was a very touching, sweet story that I know my children will enjoy many times over in the years to come!!
Be sure to read the Amazon Reviews as well–so far it has 4 stars and 138 reviews!
I love everything about Christmastime! The lights, the songs, the decorations!
Most of all I love the stories! Most important I love the Christmas story, but there are several other beloved stories too! Like The Littlest Angel, and A Christmas Carol.
Now I can add The Snowman’s Song: A Christmas Story
to the list! This book is beautifully illustrated and has a sweet, heartwarming story. I especially loved when the Little Snowman referred to Christmas as the birth of our Savior and the whimsical rhythms and unique storyline make it a delightful bedtime story. It’s a little on the longer side-so I would recommend it for ages 3 and up unless you have a captivated little one!
Although it’s a tad bit old for Amber right now within the next few years I know she’ll learn to love the story and ask for it again and again! For right now she loves looking at the pictures and pointing out all the stars and snowmen 🙂 I enjoyed reading it as an adult and know this story would please older children as well!
***This Giveaway is now CLOSED congrats to Heidi P who won***
Since I know you’ll be wanting to give several of these away for Christmas I’m so excited to let you know that one lucky reader of mine has a chance to win their own hardback copy of The Snowman’s Song!!!