The Definitive Guide to

This Is Christmas

Written & illustrated by Tom Booth
Published by Aladdin Books
Goodreads Rating - 3.8 / 5.0
Add to list
Prices as of Sep 19
$17.99
Retail Price
$15.29
Bookshop
$11.59
used $1.99
Amazon
Sep 18, 2018
Publication Date
40
Pages
4-8
Target Age

What's This Book About

Publisher Summary

From the author and illustrator of Night at the Stadium and Day at the Beach comes a modern holiday classic about a chipmunk who has to learn the true meaning of Christmas. It is Christmas Eve and Little Chipmunk asks his mother, “What is Christmas, Mama?” His Mama tells him that Christmas is many things and as they walk together through the woods, Little Chipmunk sees badgers decorating their burrow with bright red berries, ducks exchanging holidays greetings on golden leaves, beetles carrying presents on their shiny backs, and geese singing in the winter sky. Each time he asks his mother if this is Christmas, and each time she answers, that yes, this is part of Christmas. Night falls and Little Chipmunk and his Mama snuggle in to sleep. When he wakes up on Christmas morning, he is surprised by the wonderland that greets him: all the world is blanketed in deep snow. And, then, one by one, Chipmunk and his mother see the geese, the badgers, the ducks, and the beetles, as well as some new forest friends—all gathered to celebrate joy and friendship, beauty and wonder, love and kindness—all of what Christmas truly means.

What Kind of Book is This Is Christmas

Book Lists That Include This Is Christmas

Book Topics › Christian
Christian Children's Children's Books
Book Topics › Christmas
Choice Christmas Children's Books
Kids Book Club
Monthly. Curated. Delivered.
Get Started
As low as $16.95 / mo

Who Wrote This Is Christmas

author & illustrator
Tom Booth

Tom Booth is the author/artist of Don’t Blink!, published by F&F in Spring 2017. He is also a character designer who has worked in both animation and publishing at Macmillan, Scholastic, Simon & Schuster, Workman Publishing, and Nicktoons. Tom made his earliest marks—sometimes on his parents’ antique kitchen table— growing up in Pennsylvania. Now living in Brooklyn, New York, Tom is currently at work on several picture books on a table all his own. tom-booth.com

View Author

What Has Tom Booth Said About This Book

Nothing yet! 🤷 You should let Tom know that you want more details about This Is Christmas!

More Books by Tom Booth

Books You Might Enjoy If You Liked This Is Christmas

Book Details

ISBN:
9781534410909
Publication Date:
September 18, 2018
Library of Congress Number (LCCN):
2017955450
ASIN/ISBN 10:
1534410902
Lexile® Level:
530L
ATOS® Book Level:
2.6
Accelerated Reader® Points:
0.5
Accelerated Reader Quiz:
198077
Accelerated Reader Interest Level:
LG

Contribute to this page

Core Score - 66%
Making good progress . . .
Depth Score - 15%
Just the barebones.
Improve this page
Are you the author or illustrator? Claim this page.