Capture the power of the human spirit to unite—even in times of battle. Christmas in the Trenches, a poignant children's book, is based on a World War I event known as the Christmas Truce. Illustrated by Henri Sørenson and adapted by John McCutcheon from his song of the same name, this moving tribute will stir the imaginations of readers of all ages. Find out more about the Great War, learn the lyrics to the song; and celebrate a time in history when enemies stopped fighting and behaved as friends.