The 12 Days of Christmas

The 12 Days of Christmas

The 12 Days of Christmas

The Story Behind a Favorite Christmas Song
by Helen C. Haidle
Illustrated by Laura Knorr
Price: $6.99
Release date: Sep 25, 2011
ISBN: 9780310722830
Format: Softcover

You and your children can discover the Christian symbolism behind the classic Christmas carol “The 12 Days of Christmas” in this vibrantly illustrated picture book. The true meaning behind the twelve days between Christmas and Epiphany are explored throughout, making it a perfect addition to any holiday family reading tradition.

From a partridge in a pear tree to twelve drummers drumming, The 12 Days of Christmas unpacks the real meaning behind the popular Christmas song. Inside you will find:

  • the historical facts and Christian story behind each day’s gift that both educate and entertain
  • gorgeous, full-color illustrations that will engage readers 4-8 as well as adults
  • an Ideas for Celebrating page that help you enjoy holiday activities with your loved ones all season long

In addition, this book is ideal for:

  • Christmas gift giving for boys and girls, as well as holiday gift exchanges
  • Family devotions or group readings during Christmas and Advent
  • Helping children focus on Jesus at Christmas
  • Teaching kids about core Christian beliefs