The Twelve Days of Christmas (Hardcover)

A Peek-Through Picture Book

By Britta Teckentrup

Doubleday Books for Young Readers, 9781101940877, 32pp.

Publication Date: October 18, 2016

List Price: 14.99*
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The twelve days of Christmas have never looked so fun!                                                                                                                                                  
Turn page after page of this innovative picture book based on the classic carol “The Twelve Days of Christmas,” and watch as twelve days of gifts appear through clever peek-through holes on each page! Young children will especially love anticipating all the presents and seeing them arrive as if by magic. This interactive and lively book is sure to be a family favorite at Christmastime year after year.

About the Author

BRITTA TECKENTRUP has written and illustrated over seventy children's books, which have been published in over twenty countries. Her books include Tree, BeeMoon, and The Twelve Days of Christmas in the Peek-Through Picture Book series, as well as Under the Same Sky, which was shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Award. Born in Hamburg, Germany, and educated in London at St. Martin's College and the Royal College of Art, she currently lives with her family in Berlin. See her work online at and follow her on Instagram at @britta_teckentrup.