Hardcover: 96 pages
Illustrator, Editor: Anne Yvonne Gilbert
Editor: Mary Ling
Publisher: Dorling Kindersley
This classic Christmas story and poem collection combines traditional favorites by Charles Dickens, Louisa May Allcott, Hans Christian Andersen, and Clement C. Moore with modern classics. Each story has been chosen especially to illustrate a Christmas theme. Illustrated in full color, the stories and poems have been carefully chosen to reflect the real spirit of Christmas. In addition, single-page features illustrated with color photographs provide fascinating insights into the history and traditional customs of Christmas, such as the coming of Santa Claus, putting up a Christmas tree, and exchanging presents.