Monday, September 17, 2012
PICTURE BOOK: Christ's Cake by Carolyn Snelling
Jackson is excited about celebrating his November birthday at school with his friends and family. All the birthday talk gets Jackson thinking about Jesus' birthday coming up at Christmas. Plans for a special Christmas program at school - and an unplanned broken arm - distract Jackson from his ideas about celebrating Jesus' birthday. But a conversation with Jesus in a dream teaches Jackson about Jesus' love and reminds him that the wanted to have a birthday cake for Jesus to celebrate Christmas.
This is a sweet story for families who want to make Christ's birthday a central part of their Christmas celebration.
3 out of 5 stars
No AR rating at this time - the book debuts tomorrow
[review copy provided by the author]