Cheryl Malandrinos wrote a wonderful new approach to an old old telling of the Christmas story of the birth of baby Jesus.
The illustrations by Eugene Ruble are simply breathtaking and the author has the gift of story-telling that only seasoned children book authors have.
Though it is an age-old story, one most people have heard, the night the angels visited the shepherds is told from a shepherd boy's point of view.
Cheryl Malandrinos wrote a wonderful new approach to an old old telling of the Christmas story of the birth of baby Jesus. Ruble did a gray job with the artwork, too.Published 16 months ago by Lynda S Burch
by Cheryl C. Malandrinos
Illustrations by Eugene E. Ruble
Five year Obed has just been entrusted with his first flock of sheep when one chilly... Read more
I recently shared this book with our two boys, ages 6 and 8. They loved it, and we will be reading it again during the Advent season. Read morePublished 17 months ago by Maureen
Little Shepherd is Cheryl G. Malandrinos's first children's book. It features little Obed, the shepherd boy. Read morePublished 18 months ago by Cheryl Koch
Dedicated to his flock, shepherd boy Obed is frightened when a bright light fills the sky and an angel appears. The Angel brings good news of the Christ child being born. Read morePublished on October 25, 2011 by M. Schemanski
How would you feel if you were a shepherd out on the hills when the dark nighttime sky lightened with a host of angels? Maybe you can guess where this is going. Read morePublished on January 19, 2011 by Wayne S. Walker
Reviewed by Irene S. Roth
This is a great Christmas book for kids. The book is a fresh reinterpretation of a familiar biblical story of the angels... Read more
Just in time for the Christmas gift-giving season comes a new children's book by Cheryl Malandrinos that is surely one of the best retelling of the timeless Christmas story about... Read morePublished on December 16, 2010 by Dorothy Thompson
Can you imagine living with your family outside Bethlehem during Bible times and having the responsibility given to you by your father with instructions to guard a flock of sheep... Read morePublished on November 16, 2010 by LadyD