This restrained, thoughtful story effectively captures some of the contradictory emotions a child may feel during the Christmas season.
Saying goodbye to Christmas can be sad; Murguia sensitively reminds readers that memories of good times linger even when the holidays themselves must pass.
…the simple pictures and text make for an enjoyable story.
—School Library Journal
A good read-aloud choice, this Christmas picture book reflects one child’s quiet joy in his favorite parts of the season.