The Christmas Boot
The Christmas Boot
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The Christmas Boot

Written by Lisa Wheeler & illustrated by Jerry Pinkney
Published by Dial Books for Young Readers
Prices as of Aug 15

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In the spirit of Christmas classics The Polar Express and The Night Before Christmas comes a holiday tale about the magic of Santa, illustrated by Caldecott Medalist Jerry Pinkney Lonely Hannah is delighted to discover a warm black boot as she gathers kindling in the forest. A poor woman, she doesn’t have proper shoes on her cold feet. “Glory be! I only wish I had your mate,” she says to the boot, and the next morning, to her great surprise, there is not just one boot but two sitting by her bed! More wishes bring even better gifts—but the best is still to come: A visitor arrives at her door—a man with a big white beard, wearing a red suit and only one boot. Who could this magical visitor be? Santa Claus, of course! And he has one more surprise in store for Hannah: She wakes up the next morning to find a new puppy waiting for her!

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Book Details

ISBN
9780803741348
Publication Date
January 1, 2016
Page Count
32
Words Per Page
33
Audience
Picture
Reading Age
4 - 8 years
Lib. of Congress (LCCN)
2015022344
ASIN/ISBN 10
0803741340
Lexile® Level
500L
Est. Fountas & Pinnell Level
~N
ATOS® Book Level
3.2
Accelerated Reader® Points
0.5
Accelerated Reader Quiz
186702
Accelerated Reader Interest Level
LG

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