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The Night Before the Night Before Christmas (Reading Railroad Books)

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It's December 23, and Christmas is just around the corner. But one family is having trouble getting its act together. Once again, Natasha Wing follows the rhythms and meter of Clement Moore's classic Christmas poem, yet gives it her own entirely original twist.

Synopsis:

On December 23, one family has trouble getting its act together in time for Christmas. Once again, Wing follows the rhythms and meter of Clement Moore's classic Christmas poem giving it a unique, original twist. Full-color illustrations.

About the Author

Natasha Wing was born in Milford, Connecticut in 1960. At the age of 20 she moved to Arizona where she finished college at Arizona State University in 1982 with a B.S. in Advertising. In 1988 she married Daniel Wing and moved to Northern California where she worked in advertising for a number of years.

It wasn't until 1991 that she decided to write children's books. Luckily she sold her first book, Hippity Hop, Frog on Top, within 6 months and has been writing children's books and articles ever since. Her second book, Jalapeno Bagels, came out in June 1996 with Atheneum Books. The Night Before Easter, was published with Putnam All Aboard Books. She has also been published in Humpty Dumpty's Magazine, Girls' Life, and Hopscotch for Girls, and has two recipes in Writers in the Kitchen.

Birthday: February 7th Pets: Siberian husky, Sabaka, and cat, Jemima Professional: Member of Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators Favorite Children's Books: Polar Express, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, The Cat in the Hat, The Golden Compass Favorite Season: Fall Favorite Tree: Maple Favorite Color: Cranberry red Favorite Cookie: Oatmeal Raisin with Vanilla Chips Reason for writing The Night Before Easter: "I wrote The Night Before Easter for parents to read at bedtime so children could go to sleep with sweet dreams of jelly beans dancing in their heads."

 

Product Details

ISBN:
9780448428727
ill.:
Lester, Mike
Author:
Lester, Mike
Author:
Wing, Natasha
Publisher:
Grosset & Dunlap
Location:
New York
Subject:
General
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Fiction - General
Subject:
Christmas
Subject:
Stories in rhyme
Subject:
Holidays & Festivals - Christmas
Subject:
Children s-General
Edition Description:
B-8X8
Series:
The Night Before
Series Volume:
561
Publication Date:
20020931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from P up to 4
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
8 x 8 x 0.12 in 0.2 lb
Age Level:
04-08

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"Synopsis" by , On December 23, one family has trouble getting its act together in time for Christmas. Once again, Wing follows the rhythms and meter of Clement Moore's classic Christmas poem giving it a unique, original twist. Full-color illustrations.
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