Reading/Interest Level: Toddler, Preschool, Primary
Author: Kim Thompson
Illustrator: Élodie Duhameau
Publisher: Chouette Publishing
Everyone needs a special Christmas family tradition and reading this book is a great way to start. Santa's Countdown to Christmas is a unique storybook in which the story begins on December 1st and ends on December 25th. Each day, readers will look forward to reading a new section of the story about Santa and his elves and their Christmas preparations. There are toys to be made, lists to be checked, and gifts to be wrapped. Santa has a lot to do to be ready on time for Christmas!
This countdown book is an adorable approach to the Christmas season. Children will love to snuggle up with their families each night and find out what Santa Claus is up to next. The colorful illustrations are engaging and represent the joy and humor of the story well. The variety of ways that this book can be read will appeal to a diverse audience and encourage independent reading. This book will have children begging their parents for just a sneak peek at the next page. Santa's Countdown to Christmas is a family tradition that shouldn't be missed.