The First Christmas (Hardcover)

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Description


Jan Pieńkowski’s breathtaking depiction of the Nativity story, now in a new handsome gift edition.
 
Jan Pieńkowski’s The First Christmas tells the story of the Nativity with stunning illustrations: black silhouettes and decorative silver ink against brilliant jewel-like colors. The text is selected from the King James Version of the Bible (the Gospels of Luke and Matthew), and the scenes depicted by Pieńkowski span various settings, time periods, and moods, making this an imaginative and nuanced interpretation. The First Christmas is a beautiful work of art, a reverent telling of the Nativity story, and a Christmas classic for families to cherish.

About the Author


Jan Pienkowski is the creator of THE HAUNTED HOUSE, one of the best-selling pop-up books of all time. He also wrote and illustrated THE ANIMALS WENT IN TWO BY TWO and PIZZA! He lives in London.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780385755184
ISBN-10: 038575518X
Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers
Publication Date: September 23rd, 2014
Pages: 24
Language: English