Over in a Stable

by Suzanne Nelson, Aleksandar Zolotic

On Sale: 2020-10-06

Price: $17.99

Book Summary

Over in a Stable, written by award-winning author Suzanne Nelson and illustrated by Aleksandar Zolotic, is a beautiful and joyous Christmas read-aloud for you and your little ones that tells the story of the nativity, featuring the memorable counting and cadence of the beloved classic poem “Over in the Meadow.”

About the Book

Over in a Stable, written by award-winning author Suzanne Nelson, is a beautiful and engaging Christmas read-aloud for you and your little ones that tells the story of the nativity, featuring the memorable counting and cadence of the beloved classic poem “Over in the Meadow.”

Children ages 4 to 8 will enjoy counting aloud from one little drummer boy to ten little children. Over in a Stable:

  • Features vibrant illustrations from artist Aleksandar Zolotic, showing the animals and people who gathered to celebrate the arrival of baby Jesus on that miraculous night in Bethlehem
  • Is a great book for use at church or school services
  • Makes a perfect Advent or Christmas gift

Over in a stable, though the hour was growing late,

grazed one mother sheep and her fleecy lambs eight.

“Give,” said the mother. “We give,” said the eight.

And they gave their hay to make a bed to rest a King so great. 

With a shiny cover that features glitter accents, Over the Stable is a treasured picture book your family will cherish for many years.

Reviews

'Over in a Stable, written by author/storyteller Suzanne Nelson and beautifully illustrated by artist/illustrator by Aleksandar Zolotic is an entertaining and engaging Christmas read-aloud picture book for children ages 4-8 and tells the story of the nativity, featuring the memorable counting and cadence of the beloved classic poem 'Over in the Meadow.' Children will enjoy counting aloud from one little drummer boy to ten little children. With a shiny cover that features glitter accents, Over in a Stable will become a treasured Christmas themed picture book for families to cherish for many years. While unreservedly recommended for family, daycare center, preschool, elementary school, and community library collections, it should be noted for personal reading lists that Over in a Stable is also readily available in a digital book format.'

'What a wonderful way to tell the Christmas story using this poetic format in a counting game. I really enjoyed reading this story in this new and unique light. Not only will beginning readers fall in love with this picture book, but the way it's written will help them to memorize words faster. I can easily see your little ones begging for this book night after night.'

Product Details

  • ISBN: 9780310761129
  • ISBN 10: 0310761123
  • Imprint: Zonderkidz
  • On Sale: 2020-10-06
  • Pages: 32
  • List Price: $17.99
  • Publisher: Zonderkidz
  • Publication Date: 2020-10-06
  • Trim Size: 286.000mm x 235.000mm x 9.000mm
  • Weight: 416.000gr
  • Category 1 : JUVENILE FICTION / Holidays & Celebrations / Christmas & Advent
  • Category 2 : JUVENILE FICTION / Religious / Christian / Holidays & Celebrations
  • Category 3 : JUVENILE FICTION / Readers / Beginner
  • Category 4 : EDUCATION / Home Schooling