Books for Keep's Review November 2008
Rosemary Stones included LEAH in her choice of 10 of the best Christmas Books
The wonderful illustrations to Leah's Star are by Karin Littlewood. I particularly wanted Karin to illustrates this story as she captures the expressions on people's faces so well.
I also love the colours in Karin's paintings
Here is a heartwarming retelling of the traditional Nativity story. It remains faithful to the gospel accounts but allows us to view them through the eyes of a child. In a deft and utterly convincing conclusion, the reader is drawn into Leah’s belief that the tiny baby in her arms is in fact holding her with unshakeable love.
Download these activities - a couple of word searches or make a star garland. Write the star words on the stars and then decorate them with glitter and sequins. Tread them onto a string for a Christmas garland