Tales from Christmas Wood
By : Suzy Senior ( Author) James Newman Grey ( Illustrator)
Publisher : Lion Books ( Sept.,2015)
A lovely snugly read together for the Christmas holiday season.Based on a magical snow covered animal town called Christmas Wood ,the book contains six stories about how animals from the Christmas wood are going to celebrate Christmas.From the Badger to the robin including the owl,the rabbit family,the mouse and the fox, all are having problems that they want to sort out before Christmas. Badger a new comer to the Christmas wood is looking for new friends but her scary teeth keeps other animals far away from her, Tiny mouse wants to make cookies for Christmas................These stories also cover concepts such as being thoughtful, kind and,accepting new friends.
The book comes as a collection of five separate stories all connected to the one last grand finale,where all animals get together and celebrate.
Very simple and warm story plots complimented by the most beautiful illustrations by James Newman Grey.