The Little Drummer Boy by Henry Onorati

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For many who grew up with “The Little Drummer Boy,” this classic story of the encounter between a poor boy and the baby Jesus embodies the true spirit of Christmas. Now, to enchant a new generation, Kristina Rodanas has illustrated the beloved song. Her rich paintings cast an exotic, magical glow over the familiar words, bringing a unique vision to this timeless celebration of the joy of giving. The complete words and music appear on the last page so that readers can sing along.

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Kristina Rodanas has illustrated several picture books, including The Story of Blue Elk by Gerald Hausman and her own retelling of The Dragonfly's Tale, both for Clarion. She lives in Orleans, Massachusetts. No Bio No Bio No Bio
Published January 1, 1968 by New York, New York, U.S.A.: MacMillan, 1968. 32 pages
Genres: Religion & Spirituality, Children's Books, Arts & Photography, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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The artist's majestic desert landscapes offer dramatic contrast to the intimacy of the modest stable.

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