The Usborne Book of Christmas Carols, compiled and arranged by Anthony Marks and illustrated by Stephen Cartwright, is a fun book that can be enjoyed by the whole family. Fifteen well-known carols are found in this oversized book. When opened the left page displays the carol so it can be played by a melody instrument and/or guitar. The right page gives the lyrics, usually with several verses of the song. The arranger’s note indicates the tunes are written for children’s voices.
With carols such as "Away in a Manger," "Silent Night," and "O Little Town of Bethlehem," we enjoy using this book to refresh our memory of all of the lyrics! It’s also fun for children to use a keyboard to play the melody. We think this book would make a great gift for any family who enjoys singing.