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The Christmas Wish

Written by Lori Evert and illustrated by Per Breiehagen
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Goodreads Rating - 4.2 / 5.0
$17.99
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Target Age
48
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What's This Book About

Publisher Summary

This New York Times bestselling Nordic tale in the tradition of The Snowman, The Polar Express, and the many books of Jan Brett will have readers of all ages believing in the magic of Christmas. This is one to pull out every year and savor!

Long ago, a brave little girl named Anja wanted to be one of Santa’s elves. So she leaves a note for her family and helps her elderly neighbor prepare for the holiday, then she straps on her skis, and heads out into the snowy landscape. From a red bird to a polar bear to a reindeer, a menagerie of winter animals help Anja make her way to Santa. A generous trim-size, matte cover, extraordinary photographs, and foiled title make this a special book for the holiday season.

And don’t miss the other “Wish” books: The Reindeer Wish The Tiny Wish The Brave Little Puppy The Puppy’s Wish — coming soon!

What Kind of Book is The Christmas Wish

Trusted Reviews & Ratings

The Book Snob Mom
Mom, Avid Reader, Austen Fangirl
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5.0

The illustrations in this are truly magnificent, striking and beautifully detailed, and the story was soothing, peaceful and calm, if a little long.

Grammy
English Degree, Former SAHM, Grammy Extraordinare
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4.5
B is for Bookworm
Human Development Degree, Book-loving aunt
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4.25

This book has beautiful illustrations! While a little long, this is a sweet story of a girl who travels on an adventure to meet Santa Claus. She’s determined and gets her wish!

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Who Wrote The Christmas Wish

author
Lori Evert

Lori Evert is the author of The New York Times bestseller The Christmas Wish, The Tiny Wish, The Reindeer Wish, The Brave Little Puppy, The Puppy’s Wish and, soon to be released, The Polar Bear Wish. She enjoys writing, drawing, travel, outdoor adventures and creating photos with Anja and Per for The Wish Books.

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Who Illustrated The Christmas Wish

illustrator
Per Breiehagen

Per Breiehagen is an award-winning, internationally acclaimed photographer from Norway. His credits include National Geographic, Audubon and The New York Times Magazine. Per created the images for the bestselling Wish Books with his daughter, Anja, and wife, Lori Evert.

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Book Details

ISBN 10:
0449816818
ISBN 13:
9780449816813
Publication Date:
September 10, 2013