The 12 Sleighs of Christmas (Hardcover)

By Sherri Duskey Rinker, Jake Parker (Illustrator)

Chronicle Books, 9781452145143, 40pp.

Publication Date: October 24, 2017

List Price: 16.99*
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Description

Which elf will build the coolest sleigh for the Christmas ride? SANTA will decide!

When the elves discover that Santa's sleigh is in a terrible state, they let their imaginations go wild – and soon there are sleighs of every kind, inspired by big rigs, motorcycles, zeppelins, and much more!

The #1 New York Times bestselling author of Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site and the celebrated illustrator of Michael Chabon's The Astonishing Secret of Awesome Man, team up for spirited vehicular silliness and classic Christmas cheer in this turbo-charged read-aloud destined to become a holiday classic.


About the Author

Sherri Duskey Rinker is the author of #1 New York Times bestsellers Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site and Steam Train, Dream Train. She lives in St. Charles, Illinois.

Jake Parker is an illustrator based in Utah. He has worked on animated films, comics, and picture books, including The Little Snowplow and The Astonishing Secret of Awesome Man.


Praise For The 12 Sleighs of Christmas

"A splendid choice for any holiday read-aloud."-School Library Journal

"Kids who are obsessed anything on wheels will especially enjoy this rhyming tale."--Parents Magazine

"Kids who love cars and trucks will love this action-packed story about alternatives to Santa's traditional sleigh."--Common Sense Media

"Revels in imaginative detail."--The Horn Book

"Revels in imaginative detail."-The Horn Book Magazine

Chicago Tribune Best Children's Books of the Year

"Wildly imaginative."-Kirkus Reviews

"The perfect mix of retro charm and technical detail."--The Chicago Tribune

"Rinker's zippy rhymes . . . and Parker's cartoons . . . mix magic and mechanics as the elves' imaginations and talents run wild."--Publishers Weekly