By Jon Agee
Dial Books, Hardcover, 9780803739062, 40pp.
Publication Date: October 17, 2013
Little Santa "loves" the North Pole.The rest of his family? Not so much.So, when they decide to move to Florida, Santa is miserable. Lucky for him, a blizzard foils their plans.The only way out of the house is up the chimney.Up goes Santa, to look for help, and along the way, he meets a reindeer and a large group of elves, who are more than eager to join in the rescue
With the sly humor of Jon Klassen and the read-aloud pleasure of "How the Grinch Stole Christmas, " this tale of Santa's beginnings is perfect for every kid's holiday library.
“Santa’s origins are explained in [this] quirky exploration of how Santa, the elves and the flying reindeer found their callings . . . A cheerful, original Christmas tale.”—Kirkus (starred review)