Birthday Boy by Angela Arkle

Written and illustrated by Angela Arkle. “Happy Birthday to you  Happy Birthday to you “  Kenneth  kept hearing the  song over and over again. Today was such a big  day for him; he was turning 9 years old.  At school all his friends  and his teacher had sang it to...

New Friends for the Manger

Written by Jan Dalley, illustrated by Sarah Louise Bishop. Four year old Zach sat alongside all the other pre-schoolers, as Miss Brown their teacher read the story of the birth of Jesus. “I have some exciting news, we are going to put on a Christmas Pantomime just...

Tara and the Waters by Granny Diana

Written by Diana Cooper and Illustrated by Maggie Waters. Tara loved it when her Chinese friend came to play for Mei Lan too could see fairies and angels.  Today there was a nippy wind and the children were glad of their coats as they ran round the meadow behind...

A Gift from the Heart by Janis Dalley

Written by Janis Dalley, illustrated by Lisa Dickinson. It was just two weeks to Christmas and the Shopping Centre was full of people rushing about in a frenzy, 7 year old Zach was one of them. Christmas decorations hung heavily from the ceiling whilst Christmas Trees...