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The Night Before Christmas

By Clement C. Moore
Illustrated by N Puttapipat

An exquisite stocking filler-sized edition of the classic Christmas poem, featuring stunning silhouette illustrations by Niroot Puttapipat, cut-paper pages and a spectacular pop-up finale.

An exquisite stocking filler-sized edition of the classic Christmas poem, featuring stunning silhouette illustrations by Niroot Puttapipat, cut-paper pages and a spectacular pop-up finale. With the turn of each page the scenes transform to reveal the fine details and surprises of a festive family home. Open up the house to see the characters within, peer through the doors and windows to catch a glimpse of St Nick's arrival and witness the spectacular pop-up finale. All the excitement and anticipation of Christmas Eve is captured here, making this a book to delight in and to treasure. The perfect gift.

About the author

Clement C. Moore (1779–1863) is best known as the author of the poem 'Twas the Night Before Christmas. First published anonymously in a New York newspaper in 1923, the poem, then known as A Visit from St. Nicholas, was later credited to Moore.

About the illustrator

Niroot Puttapipat is a respected fine artist who grew up in Thailand, the grandson of a Lanna princess. He has a lifelong interest in art and literature and is the award-winning illustrator of Jingle Bells (9781406355741), Aladdin (9781406316636) and The Musicians of Bremen (9781844280209). Niroot lives in London, SE17.

ISBN: 9781406358896
Imprint: Walker
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Hardback
Release Date: October 1, 2014
Dimensions: 132 x 155mm, 24pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $14.99
New Zealand RRP: $16.99
Stock Level: Out Of Stock

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