- Publisher: Scholastic Press (2008)
- ISBN-10: 0545106877
- ISBN-13: 978-0545106870
- Average Customer Review: 4.5 out of 5 stars See all reviews (37 customer reviews)
- Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #8,417,383 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
The little girl I gave this to has read it over and over!!! I will be ordering more!Published 2 months ago by Denise Romo
We purchased this book and love reading it as a Christmas holiday tradition. I ended up purchasing several more copies for friends and family as well. Read morePublished 9 months ago by Amazon Customer
Love this book. Suitable for all ages, really, with evocative illustrations. Makes one homesick for Christmas in New York circa 1940's. Read morePublished 9 months ago by Janet Baker
this is a favorite with my nieces! (and me!)
we read it over and over!
it is such a heart warming story that should be read on a daily basis!
This book's story is not only charming, but it is also a story of spiritual depth. It is now the traditional Christmas story alternatively read by my three grandchildren each... Read morePublished 19 months ago by Carolyn Ogden
I found this book last year and gave it to lots of people for Christmas because it's such a great story of a child experiencing the real spirit of Christmas, opening herself to... Read morePublished 21 months ago by Pat Rutowski
This was a sweet story about kindness towards others. I used this book to teach my students about kindness and compassion. The pictures are worthy of the purchase.Published 21 months ago by Amazon Customer
I have LOVED all other of Kate's works. This was too simple. The illustrator forgot to paint the monk's hat red in one picture. Overall, it was disappointing.Published 22 months ago by Barbara Cogswell
Great Joy is a great Christmas book for children with a loving story and beautiful illustrations. I am pleased to give it to my little friend for Christmas.Published 22 months ago by Emily