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A Shepherd's Gift

Mary CalhounRaul Colon (Illus)
A Shepherds Gift

A Shepherd's Gift

Mary CalhounRaul Colon (Illus)

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When Matthew set out to find his lost sheep on that quiet evening in Bethlehem, he could not have known that the search would lead him to something so special. In what seems to be an ordinary stable, he finds a gentle couple with a newborn baby named Jesus. There, among the dozing animals, Matthew discovers where true gifts come from.In lyrical prose and glowing illustrations, Mary Calhoun and Raul Colon give children a feeling for what it might have been like to be in the stable at that miraculous time.

- Publisher While looking for his lost lamb, an orphaned shepherd boy meets Mary, Joseph, and newborn baby Jesus in a manger.

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About "A Shepherd's Gift"

When Matthew set out to find his lost sheep on that quiet evening in Bethlehem, he could not have known that the search would lead him to something so special. In what seems to be an ordinary stable, he finds a gentle couple with a newborn baby named Jesus. There, among the dozing animals, Matthew discovers where true gifts come from.In lyrical prose and glowing illustrations, Mary Calhoun and Raul Colon give children a feeling for what it might have been like to be in the stable at that miraculous time.
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While looking for his lost lamb, an orphaned shepherd boy meets Mary, Joseph, and newborn baby Jesus in a manger.
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Meet the Authors

Mary Calhoun

Mary Calhoun was born on August 3, 1926 in Keokuk, Iowa. She received a bachelor of arts degree in journalism from the University of Iowa. She worked at the Omaha World Herald before marrying fellow journalist Frank Calhoun. Her first book, Making the Mississippi Shout, was published in 1957. She wrote more than 50 children's books during her lifetime including the Katie John series, Julie's Tree, Henry the Sailor Cat, and Cross-Country Cat. She died on October 27, 2015 at the age of 89.

Raul Colon (Illus)

Raul Colon has illustrated several highly acclaimed picture Raul Colon has illustrated several highly acclaimed picture books, most recently Susanna Reich's "Jose! Born to Dance, "books, most recently Susanna Reich's "Jose! Born to Dance, " which received a starred review in "Booklist." Mr. Colon li which received a starred review in "Booklist." Mr. Colon lived in Puerto Rico as a young boy and now resides in New Citved in Puerto Rico as a young boy and now resides in New City, New York, with his family.ýRaul Colon ha ilustrado variy, New York, with his family.ýRaul Colon ha ilustrado variC

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  • Catalogue Code 174695
  • Product Code 0688151760
  • EAN 9780688151768
  • UPC 046594015952
  • Pages 32
  • Department Children / Young Adults
  • Category Large Format Picture Books
  • Sub-Category Young Reader
  • Publisher Harperone
  • Publication Date Oct 2001
  • Dimensions 280 x 220 x 13 mm
  • Weight 0.430kg

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