Night before Christmas by Clement C. Moore
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Night before Christmas
By Clement C. Moore

The Night before Christmas

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Night before Christmas by Clement C. Moore

Book Description

As St. Nick and eight tiny reindeer descend through a brilliant night sky, the famous Christmas poem begins. The father narrates the words just as Clement Moore wrote them, and artist Jan Brett captures the spirit of the story in glorious illustrations. Visually she extends it for children who will delight in watching two mischievous stowaways from the North Pole enthusiastically exploring the sacks of gifts on the roof. St. Nick, inside the house, is unaware, until the toys spill down onto the lawn -- then he turns with a jerk, and sees them. Antique toys and exquisite ornaments frame the borders, in which the father, St.Nick, or the family cat and dog can be found watching the action. A unique and beautiful edition, which all the family will cherish for years to come.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780694004249
ISBN-10: 0694004243
Format: Hardback
(146mm x 146mm x 14mm)
Imprint: HarperCollins Publishers (Australia) Pty Ltd
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers (Australia) Pty Ltd
Publish Date: 15-Oct-1993
Country of Publication: Australia

Other Editions...


Books By Author Clement C. Moore

Night Before Christmas by Clement C. Moore Night Before Christmas, Hardback (November 2016)

This classic Clement Clarke Moore poem is given new life with beautiful illustrations from Helene Magisson.

Twas the Night Before Christmas by Clement C. Moore Twas the Night Before Christmas, Paperback (February 2013)

Presents the traditional poem describing the visit of Santa Claus on Christmas Eve.

'Twas the Night Before Christmas by Clement C. Moore 'Twas the Night Before Christmas, Hardback (October 2010)

Any Christmas cannot be complete without the traditional yet enchanting tale of Santa and his eight reindeers visiting a house where no creature is stirring, except for a mouse. With bold and striking illustrations, this hardcover jacketed picture book presents the complete poem along with the story behind the original Christmas poem.

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Reviews

US Kirkus Review » A smiling Santa in goggles and aviator helmet speeds up the Christmas Eve delivery system with updated transportation from his "Far Northair" sleigh. This futuristic-looking vehicle still uses eight reindeer, but additional propulsion is controlled through sophisticated equipment in the covered cockpit (including a built-in beverage maker with choices from hot chocolate to borsht). This interpretation of Moore's classic poem finds Santa making a delivery to a household with three children in a traditional, suburban neighborhood. The father of the family springs out of bed in a panic in one dramatic spread, with his hand seeming to stretch right off the page toward the reader. A diverse crew of helpers joins Santa on his Christmas Eve flight, with costumed elves from many countries and ethnic groups helping to unload the toys and clean the soot off Santa's red cape, furry pants and pointed boots. Elves and toys decorate the endpapers and also appear as spot illustrations at the end of the poem's verses, which are attractively framed with bold, red borders on alternating spreads. An "interview" of St. Nick by illustrator Watson concludes the volume. (Picture book. 3-7) (Kirkus Reviews)


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