The text has a strong Evangelical Christian slant, with many references to Jesus and the Nativity story as well as praying 'that Christ's love spreads to all of the nations!' Bright illustrations in deep hues depict the crowd of relatives and the family's trusty station wagon buzzing along from state to state. -- Kirkus Review <br><br> (Kirkus Review
About the Author
Dandi Daley Mackall is the author of over 400 books and still can't believe she gets to write for a living, helping children of all ages grow spiritually. She and her husband, Joe, both write from rural Ohio, where they're blessed with three children and a variety of horses, dogs, and cats.
Michele Noiset was born with a crayon in hand and spent her childhood years learning to use it. Attending the Rhode Island School of Design helped her refine her skills. Since then, her illustrations have graced a wide array of products including games, puzzles, and books. At Christmas, she bounces around the country visiting her mom, six siblings, and countless in-laws.