The Star of Christmas

November 22, 2009 @ 8:59 pm | Filed under: Books

angled_bookFans of Maria Wilkes’s Caroline books will be interested to know Maria has a new picture book out, a sweet holiday story called The Star of Christmas. Published under Maria’s maiden name (Maria T. DiVencenzo) and illustrated by Elaine S. Verstraete, this gentle and golden-hued tale is going to make a lovely addition to our Advent book basket. I know Beanie especially is going to be enchanted by the storyβ€”a Christmas Eve conversation between all the ornaments on the tree. Which one of them is the real star of Christmas?

Read the book online at the Winterlake Press website.


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  1. I just love your blog Melissa. Thank you so much for the link!

  2. I SO have to get this book! I love personal recomendations for Christmas things. πŸ™‚

    I want to give you one of mine. My friend just made a Christmas CD called All About the Baby, and it is awesome! Here is my favorite one from the CD.
    http://vixchristmasmusic.blogspot.com/2009/11/on-traveling-far.html
    I can’t help but cry when listening to it. πŸ™‚

  3. You probably already have it, but we love the book Great Joy by Kate DiCamillo. Perfect for the season.