The Sparkle Box

Ideals Children's Books, October 2012

Written by Jill Hardie
Illustrated by Christine Kornacki

Winner of the Christian Book Award for Best Children's Book.

The Sparkle Box is a moving story about a gift that has the power to change Christmas.  The Sparkle Box is a heartfelt Christmas story that celebrates the beauty and excitement of the Christmas season, while gently bringing the true meaning of Christmas into focus through a story that features a powerful Christmas tradition. 

"Kornacki paints wonderful outdoor scenes that make readers feel the cold of the homeless man on a bench, and indoor scenes effulgent with family love."  
- Publishers Weekly