A classic Christmas story about giving and the true meaning of the holiday season, featuring Arthur the aardvark, his little sister D.W., and the jolly old man himself, Santa Claus.
Arthur is taking his Christmas shopping for Santa very seriously. He wants his gift to be absolutely perfect, but with Christmas only days away he needs a little help from his sister, D.W., to make this holiday a success.
Comical, colorful illustrations amp up the seasonal fun.
Marc Brown is the creator of the bestselling Arthur Adventure book series and creative producer of the number-one children's PBS television series, Arthur. He has also created a second book series featuring D.W., Arthur's little sister, as well as numerous other books for children. Marc Brown lives with his family in Tisbury, Martha's Vineyard.
Praise for other Arthur books:Arthur's Baby
"Sure-fire appeal for the primary grade set, as well as Arthur addicts of all ages."
--School Library Journal, starred reviewArthur's Birthday:
"Arthur's warm, loving family and his diplomatic approach to problem solving strike just the right note * positive and believable."
--School Library JournalArthur's New Puppy:
"Brown's sweet, colorful illustrations sparkle with humor and child appeal, and his message comes through loud and clear."
--BooklistArthur's Family Vacation:
"Brown's 17th Arthur adventure is right on target. A must-buy."
--School Library Journal, starred reviewArthur PBS TV series:
-KidScreen Best Kids Program Award in 2010.
-Has won a total of four Daytime Emmy's including, Outstanding Children's Animated Program.
- TV Guide ranked ARTHUR #26 on its list of the "50 Greatest Cartoon Characters of All Time" in 2002.