Tomie's Little Christmas Pageant
Tomie dePaola. Putnam Publishing Group, $7.99 (16pp) ISBN 978-0-399-23959-5
Tomie dePaola adapts his 1978 The Christmas Pageant for the board book Tomie's Little Christmas Pageant, in which the boy narrator winningly tells the story of Christmas: ""Welcome to our play. It is about a baby who was born many, many years ago on the very first Christmas. This is how it all happened.""
Reviewed on: 09/23/2002