This book is suitable for ages 4-8. We have all heard the story of the three wise men, who brought their gifts of gold, frankincense and myrrh to the baby Jesus. But what about the camels who carried them? Here is the imaginative story of Humphrey the camel and his long, cold journey to Bethlehem. In addition to an engaging text and gorgeous, whimsical artwork, this story reminds readers of the importance of Christmas and the true meaning of gift-giving.
Carol Heyer began her career in the movie industry but soon moved on to writing and illustrating books full-time. She credits her parents' unwavering support with allowing her to take "the road less traveled" and paint the things she loves. To date, more than one million of Carol's books have been sold, including the bestselling Humphrey's First Christmas. Her rich paintings add depth to all of her stories, and she has fans all around the country. Carol lives in Thousand Oaks, California.