What really happened the night Jesus was born? Matty s mother tells him he will take part in the most important thing ever to happen in history. Why him, a meek and lowly stable mouse? All Matty the manger mouse wants to do is snuggle into the warmth of his mother and fall asleep but the Creator of the world has another plan for him. Will the little stable mouse surrender to his own needs or bow to the will of the Savior? Children and adults will be touched by Matty s brave little heart. As the story of that first Christmas unfolds, come join Matty and all the other stable dwellers portrayed in lush and charming pastel illustrations.
Sarah gives an overview of the book:
Sarah Martin Byrd is a graduate of The Institute of Children’s Literature. In 2010 she completed three months of social marketing training for authors. She is a published novelist, newspaper columnist, former Advertising Manager for a regional newspaper, and has over twenty...