Describes the plum-purple sky yew-green hills silver strands of moonlight and other colorful things which provide the setting for the birth of a black baby Jesus. (publisher)
“A sprinkle of stars…A flock of sheep…A shadowed wall. A host of angels…A warmth of doves….A royal crown. A father’s smile. A mother’s touch. And a black baby Jesus.
In a series of simple evocative images W. Nikola-Lisa takes readers on a journey toward the Nativity with a black baby Jesus as its centerpiece. Synthia Saint James’s vibrant colorblock paintings capture the mystery and anticipation of this journey and of the birth of a newborn king. Paperback