Titolo: SANTA'S TWIN
Casa editrice: HarperPrism/Harper Prism, New York
Data di pubblicazione: 1996
Legatura: Oblong hardcover
Illustratore: Phil Parks
Condizione sovraccoperta: Dust Jacket Included
Edizione: First edition, first printing
Inscribed by Koontz on the half-title page, "To Brown - Don't step in any reindeer poop! Dean R. Koontz. 10/28/96." Inscribed by Parks next to Koontz, "For Brown - Better watch out! The other Claus in coming to town! Phil Parks. 10/28/96." Complete number line, 1 through 10, present. Fine in fine and bright dust jacket. Codice inventario libreria 27975
"Someone has stolen Santa's bank card!"
Combining the tongue-in-cheek charm of a modern classic with the timeless magic of cherished holiday tradition, here is a new Christmas story guaranteed to delight children of all ages--including those who pretend to have not grown up.
At the request of his fans, bestselling novelist Dean Koontz has created a contemporary masterpiece that is destined to take place alongside "The Night Before Christmas" and Christmas Carol as a perennial Yuletide favorite.
Santa's Twin is the hilarious and heartwarming story of two little girls, Charlotte and Emily, who set out to save Santa from his mischievious twin--Bob Claus--who has not only stolen Santa's sleigh, but has stuffed his toy bag with mud pies, cat poop, and broccoli! Plus, he's threatening to turn Donner, Blitzen and the rest of the reindeer into soup! And look at the messhe's leaving under the tree!
How the brave but foolhardy sisters fly to the north pole and rescue Santa from his "deeply troubled" twin is an utterly charming and unforgettable story that will add sparkle to your holiday season.
The first major new Christmas story in decades, Santa's Twin is sure to bring joy that parents can share with their children. Lavishly illustrated with spectacular paintings by Phil Parks, this thoroughly modern masterpiece breathes new life and warmth into the world's most beloved legend
Read it aloud, preferably to someone whose laugh you love to hear.
And Merry Christmas!
Dean Koontz was born in Everett, Pennsylvania, and grew up in nearby Bedford. When he was a senior in college, he won an Atlantic Monthly fiction competition and has been writing ever since. Today he is a world-famous author whose novels have sold 225 million copies in thirty-eight languages. He has numerous New York Times adult best-sellers, including his most recent From The Corner Of His Eye. Dean Koontz is also the author of the children's book Santa's Twin. He lives in southern California.
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