There Was No Snow On Christmas Eve

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There Was No Snow On Christmas Eve

By Pamela Munoz Ryan; Dennis Nolan (Illustrator)

Disney-Hyperion, Hardcover, 9780786854929, 32pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2005


There was no snow on Christmas Eve. Instead, a desert zephyr blew And palm fronds sang a rustling tune To welcome the awaited birth. There was no snow, no fireplace, no need for woolen caps and gloves on that very first Christmas. Instead there was a humble stable, and weary travelers with light robes and sandals on a desert night. This luminous picture book manages to take the familiar story of the Nativity and make it fresh and immediate, reminding young children of the miracle of Christmas and the true nature of the spirit of the season, no matter what the weather.