'Twas the Evening of Christmas by Nellist, Glenys

'Twas the Evening of Christmas

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Celebrate the Christmas season with this beautiful and heartwarming nativity retelling from beloved, bestselling author Glenys Nellist. Told in the style of the classic 'Twas the Night Before Christmas poem, make this read aloud your new holiday tradition.

'Twas the Evening of Christmas shares the glorious nativity story of baby Jesus, the King of Kings! Written in both prose and poetry, this beautiful picture book will engage children and adults alike and become a new holiday tradition for families everywhere!?

'Twas the Evening of Christmas:

  • Is a wonderful holiday read aloud for children ages 4-8
  • Shares the powerful message of Jesus and his miraculous birth
  • Features beautiful artwork by celebrated illustrator Elena Selivanova
  • Serves as the perfect gift for the family as you prepare for the Christmas season
  • Presents portions written in the familiar rhyme scheme of Clement C. Moore's 'Twas the Night Before Christmas
  • Makes a great holiday, Christmas, or Advent, gift for readers young and old
  • Is the perfect addition to a Sunday school or children's ministry lesson, classroom setting, or homeschool library


Join Glenys and families around the world as you and your family celebrate the arrival of God's son, Jesus.

Look for additional inspirational children's picture books from Glenys: 

  • 'Twas the Morning of Easter
  • 'Twas the Evening of Christmas
  • Snuggle Time series
  • Love Letters from God series

Author: Glenys Nellist
Publisher: Zonderkidz
Published: 10/03/2017
Pages: 32
Binding Type: Hardcover
Weight: 0.95lbs
Size: 11.20h x 8.70w x 0.50d
ISBN: 9780310745532
Audience: Ages 4-8

Accelerated Reader:
Reading Level: 3.8
Point Value: 0.5
Interest Level: Lower Grade
Quiz #/Name: 199464 / 'Twas the Evening of Christmas

Review Citation(s):
Publishers Weekly 09/04/2017
School Library Journal 10/01/2017

About the Author
Selivanova, Elena: -

Elena Selivanova graduated from the Moscow State University of Printing Arts and has worked for twenty years as a children's book illustrator. She has illustrated over one hundred books and has created a wide variety of memorable and beloved characters.

Nellist, Glenys: -

Glenys Nellist was born and raised in a little village in northern England. The author of multiple children's books including the bestselling 'Twas the Evening of Christmas and the popular series Love Letters from God and Snuggle Time, her writing reflects a deep passion for helping children discover joy in the world. Glenys lives in Michigan with her husband, David. Learn more at GlenysNellist.com