"A lyrical retelling, exploring the hopes and fears of the young mother-to-be, stunningly realised in watercolours and gold leaf."
Fiona Noble, The Bookseller
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The Newborn Child
A story of first motherhood and love for a newborn child who will change the world foreverer.
"He was born while the full moon travelled
across the heavens and the waiting world turned. She held him close, his skin warm against hers, in the circle of her mother’s love, safe.”
A beautiful and lyrical Nativity story, told in Mary’s words, and focusing on the thoughts, hopes and fears of a young mother-to-be, about to give birth in a strange land.