|aNew York|bGolden Books, an imprint of Random House Children's Books |c2015.
|a215 p.|bcol. ill.|c21 cm.
|tThe night before Christmas|rby Clement C. Moore ; illustrated by Corinne Malvern|tThe Poky Little Puppy's first Christmas|rby Justine Korman Fontes ; illustrated by Jean Chandler|tThe Christmas story|rretold by Jane Werner ; illustrated by Eloise Wilkin|tBaby's Christmas|rby Esther Wilkin ; illustrated by Eloise Wilkin|tThe twelve days of Christmas|rillustrated by Sheilad Beckett|tThe Little Christmas Elf|rby Nikki Shannon Smith ; illustrated by Susan Mitchell|tThe Nutcracker|rby Rita Balducci ; illustrated by Sheilah Beckett|tThe Christmas ABC|rby Florence Johnson ; illustrated by Eloise Wilkin|tJingle bells|rby Kathleen N. Daly ; illustrated by J.P. Miller.
Nine unabridged Little Golden Book Christmas stories come together in a deluxe volume, brimming with stories about the joys and wonders of the holiday:Jingle Bells; The Nutcracker; The Twelve Days of Christmas; The Little Christmas Elf; The Christmas Story; The Poky Little Puppy’s First Christmas; Baby’s Christmas; The Night Before Christmas; andThe Christmas ABC. Breathtaking illustrations on glossy paper, and a gleaming gold spine, make this lush volume a gift to cherish.
JANE WERNER was one of the original editors of Little Golden Books. NIKKI SHANNON SMITH is an elementary school principal in California. CLEMENT C. MOORE wrote “The Night Before Christmas” for his children in 1822. SHEILAH BECKETT had a 60-year career with Golden Books, and illustrated The Nutcracker at age 99. J. P. MILLER illustrated many popular Little Golden Books from the 1940s through the 1970s, some by such notable writers as Margaret Wise Brown.