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The Littlest Angel

Written and illustrated by Charles Tazewell
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The classic Christmas story tells of an adorable little angel who just cannot stay out of trouble in the celestial city. When the Christ child is born, the mischievous angel learns the timeless lesson of giving, a lesson that has long endured as the true spirit of Christmas.

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Children's Books About Holidays

Who Wrote The Littlest Angel

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Charles Tazewell

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  • How long did it take to write The Littlest Angel?

    Tazewell wrote The Littlest Angel in only three days.
  • How many copies of The Littlest Angel have been sold?

    The Littlest Angel is the fifteenth best-selling children’s book of all time, with over 7 million copies sold.
  • When was The Littlest Angel first published?

    The Littlest Angel was first published in 1946 by Coronet Magazine, followed by records and then a book. The Littlest Angel was first read on the radio by Helen Hayes during the Christmas season.

What Do Critics Say About This Book

  • Time Magazine

    Time Magazine named The Littlest Angel an “international classic” by the time the author passed away in 1972.

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  • The New York Times

    “Only the crustiest unbeliever could resist him…a story of grace and tender humor.”

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Book Details

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Publication Date:
September 11, 2006