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Hold Christmas in Your Heart

Hold Christmas in Your Heart

by Cheryl Willis Hudson Illustrated by Cheryl Willis Hudson

Christmas means special family times are here — times of merriment, good cheer, and love. Cheryl Willis Hudson has compiled a wonderful book that celebrates this special time through a collecton of traditional African American songs, stories, and poems.

Works from legends such as Langston Hughes, Lucille Clifton, and Nikki Grimes (just to name a few) are perfectly complimented by rich illustrations from a number of renowned illustrators including, George Ford, Cal Massey, and Sylvia Walker.

Ages
3, 6, 8, 4, 7, 5
Interest Level
Grades PreK - 3
Grade Level Equivalent
2.8
Lexile Measure
480L
DRA
20
Guided Reading
L
Publisher
Scholastic Inc.
Number of Pages
32
Genre
Song, Poetry and Rhymes, Short Stories

About the Author and Illustrator

Cheryl Willis Hudson Cheryl Willis Hudson and her husband, Wade Hudson, co-founded Just Us Books, dedicated to providing African-American children with books and learning materials in which they can see themselves portrayed positively.
Cheryl Willis Hudson Cheryl Willis Hudson and her husband, Wade Hudson, co-founded Just Us Books, dedicated to providing African-American children with books and learning materials in which they can see themselves portrayed positively.

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