Classic Christmas carols are perfect for reflecting on the true meaning of the season. Away In A Manger captures the tender birth of Jesus that first Christmas night. Born in a stable, Mary sweetly puts Jesus on a bed of hay as animals gaze upon the Christ-child. Included is the verse ?Be near me, Lord Jesus, I ask Thee to stay close by me forever, and love me, I pray. Bless all the dear children in Thy tender care, and take us to heaven to live with Thee there.? Read and sing along with this adorably-illustrated book sure to become a family Christmas favorite. Other books in the Christmas Carol series include: We Three Kings, The First Noel, and Angels We Have Heard On High.