This traditional biblical nativity story is especially written for young children to enjoy. There are eleven songs included such as "i have some news for you" "mary's song"etc. The performance time is approximately 20 minutes. This book is suitable for pre-school children early school years and special education units. It is complete with a simple piano part. A matchin g tape cassette of the story and songs is available and can be used to teach the songs or enjoyed as a listening tape.