The Cricket and the Shepherd Boy: A Christmas Tale by Reg Down
This is a book from Reg Down who writes the Tiptoes Lightly Tales. "The Cricket and the Shepherd Boy" is about a young shepherd hears a cricket singing at his feet. The cricket speaks to him and foretells that the coming winter will be both special and especially cold. Then he disappears back into the grass.
8"x10", soft cover, 40 pps.