The Reason for the Season

Margaret Best writes about scripture, history, personal experiences, discussion, prayer, and suggestions for the celebration of the Christmas season.

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The Reason For The Season

Christmas Activity Book for Everyone in the Family

What people are saying about this book…

“A good REASON to read! Margaret brings together a Christmas feast of merriment, joy, devotion, traditions, carols, crafts and recipes. If you ever wonder about angels and wise-men, you will find and know them here in this warm heartfelt collection of love, hope and prayer that rings in the Christmas SEASON.” –Susan Dwyer, Fiction Author 

“This is a very well-done book! Grandparents will create fond memories with their grandchildren as they read and enjoy the Bible stories, and work on the recipes and crafts as a team.”
-Cindy Johnson, Florida Granny

“Never have I seen such a comprehensive coverage of Christmas and all it entails-both from scriptures and from holiday traditions as they ore practiced. Many thanks to Mar­garet for her significant research and work she’s put into this book.”
-Pastor Bruce Dillon, Hope Lutheran Church

Margaret brings her heart, soul and writing ability to this enjoyable and informative book. I will use it as a reference guide throughout the holiday season. Christmas is for family, and she brings them all together with each page. A must for every holiday cele­brating household.”
-Linda Berry, Bestselling Author

What is unique about this book…

The Reason for the Season is a one-of-a-kind magazine-style book. It’s a full-color activity book that shares the mys­tery and wonder of Christmas with traditional customs, history and celebrations, songs and carols, theme-based crafts and recipes, as well as thought-provoking collections of devotionals, prayers, and affirmations. It provides fes­tive fun with coloring and puzzle pages for children and adults alike. This family-friendly book is a needed addition to every household as it deepens appreciation of the symbolism and rituals of the Holiday Season.

The author designed this book for everyone in the family-children, parents, and grandparents. Use it to recapture the merriment of Christmas, create new and lasting traditions, and reclaim the joy and awe of the holidays. It inspires new ways to celebrate and enrich Christmas to make it magical and sacred again. Use it as a personal family guide or give it as a precious gift to someone you love.

Meet the Author, Margaret Best

Margaret “Peggy” Best’s main purpose in researching and writing The Reason for the Season was to bring the family together to celebrate joy, love, hope, and faith-reminding them what the holiday season is about. Peggy is an award-winning book author with several books to her credit that include personal memoirs, how-to books, children’s books, and a young adult book series. As a retired teacher, her master’s degree in Reading Education serves her well as both a memoir and non-fiction book author.

he believes everyone has a story to tell and helps others record their life stories through her Memoir Writing with Peggy book and coaching program. Living in Florida with her husband of 55 years, she’s a mother of three with eight grandchildren.


Reason for the Season Testimonials

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