In a stable in Bethlehem, five animals - a donkey, a camel, a cat, a sheep and a puppy; scared, tell how they got there. When the soldiers of King Herod come seek Jesus, the puppy comes out of hiding just in time to prevent the stable-boy of tell them where they could find Mary and Joseph. A touching story Christmas tells how a lost puppy freedom to save the child Jesus.
JEAN LITTLE has written over 20 books and has received numerous literary awards. She received the Order of Canada for his significant contribution to Canadian literature.
WERNER ZIMMERMANN has written or illustrated over 16 books over the past 16 years. He was twice a finalist in the Governor General's Award for his illustrations.