Father Christmas


by Briggs, Raymond | Christmas
Published 05/09/2013 by Penguin Random House Children’s UK (Puffin) in the United Kingdom
Paperback | 32 pages

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by Briggs, Raymond | Christmas
Paperback | 32 pages

Join Father Christmas on his busiest night of the year in this hilariously irreverent Christmas story!

Raymond Briggs, creator of The Snowman, introduces us to a rather grumpy Father Christmas in this brilliantly tongue-in-cheek festive tale. Father Christmas has awoken from a dream of summer sun to discover it is December 24th, Christmas Eve – the start of his longest night’s work of the year! Much merriment ensues as Father Christmas travels the world, with a few issues along the way, to bring joy to children everywhere. Published over 40 years ago, this delightful – and delightfully cheeky – classic story has lost none of its charm.

This book was awarded The Library Association’s Kate Greenaway Medal.

More brilliant Raymond Briggs stories:

Father Christmas Goes on Holiday
The Snowman – a wordless picture book

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