Legends Holiday Series
Published by Zonderkidz
8 Total Books

This holiday series explores the true stories behind many Christmas and Easter traditions. From Christian publisher, Zondervan, these books have fictional children discovering the meaning behind holiday symbols such as the candy cane and Easter egg and how they relate to the birth, death, and resurrection of Jesus.  

Almost all of the books are available with two different illustrations—the original printings have a variety of illustrations and the reprints are all illustrated by Richard Cowdrey. 

Spines with dust jacket
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Cover with dust jacket
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Example page
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Books in this Series

The Gift of the Christmas Cookie: Sharing the True Meaning of Jesus' Birth
The Legend of St. Nicholas: A Story of Christmas Giving
The Legend of the Candy Cane: The Inspirational Story of Our Favorite Christmas Candy
The Legend of the Christmas Stocking: The Inspirational Story of a Wish Come True
The Legend of the Christmas Tree: The Inspirational Story of a Treasured Tradition
The Legend of the Easter Egg
The Legend of the Sand Dollar: An Inspirational Story of Hope for Easter
The Story of the Easter Robin