Legend of the Candy Cane

Legend of the Candy Cane

One dark November night, a stranger rides into a small prairie town. Who is he? Why has he come? The townspeople wish he were a doctor, a dressmaker, or a trader. Then a young girl named Lucy befriends the newcomer. When he reveals his identity and shares with her the legend of the candy cane, she discovers fulfillment of her wishes and the answer to her town’s dream. Now will she share what she has learned?

The Legend of the Candy Cane is a beautiful picture book for ages 4-8, and focuses on the:

  • Importance of Jesus as it explains the Christian symbolism behind candy canes
  • Miracle of Christmas and why the occasion is celebrated

With vibrant illustrations and a timeless story, The Legend of the Candy Cane is the perfect read for the Advent and Christmas season.


Author: Lori Walburg;  Illustrated by: Richard Cowdrey
Format:  Hardcover
Pages:       32 
Size:          11" X9.25" X .5" 


Also Available in a Board Book

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