Mary Engelbreit, New York Times bestselling illustrator of the blockbuster Christmas classic The Night Before Christmas, brings readers a holiday board book that’s sure to become a family favorite, with a cover that sparkles with glitter and foil and cele
Mary Engelbreit, New York Times bestselling illustrator of the blockbuster Christmas classic The Night Before Christmas, brings readers a holiday board book that’s sure to become a family favorite, with a cover that sparkles with glitter and foil and celebrates the joyful season of Christmas.
A Night of Great Joy tells the story of the nativity through the performance of a children’s Christmas pageant. With adorable illustrations and simple storytelling, Engelbreit paints a wonderful picture of the night Jesus was born.
This board book is durable, easily wipes clean, and fits perfectly into the hands of children ages 0 to 4. A Night of Great Joy brings peace to the world and highlights:
The arrival of Mary and Joseph in Bethlehem on a donkey
The three wise men presenting their gifts of gold, incense, and myrrh to the baby Jesus lying in a manger
The birth of Jesus, the star of Bethlehem, the magi riding from Jerusalem on camels, and a chorus of angels
Your entire family will love reading A Night of Great Joy during the holiday season. Engelbreit’s brilliant illustrations will create a sweet holiday tradition you’ll want to read every Christmas.
Author Bio:Mary Engelbreit
Mary Engelbreit grew up studying the illustrations in the vintage storybooks of her mother’s own childhood, and she developed a unique style that harkens back to those simpler times. Mary’s distinctive images have made her a celebrity to millions, who eagerly snap up gift items, calendars, books, fabrics, and more. Mary’s dearest wish has always been to illustrate for children. Her New York Times bestselling The Night Before Christmas is already part of the holiday tradition for families across the country.