"Hobbie's is one of the most attractive and engaging versions of Moore's poem, an edition to be savored, saved and shared."
-The New York Times
* "There is a hushed, magical feeling in Hobbie's masterful illustrations.... Every element of the book's thoughtful design is skillfully chosen.... One to savor over and over, year after year."
-Kirkus Reviews, starred review
* "A radiant, gorgeously illustrated rendition."
-Publishers Weekly, starred review
"Holly Hobbie has outdone herself.... Utterly enchanting."
-The Wall Street Journal
"This version of the holiday classic stand[s] out.... A fine edition to freshen up holiday collections."
-School Library Journal
"The watercolor, pen-and-ink, and gouache illustrations...capture light wonderfully."
-The Horn Book