Dear Santa: The Letters of James B. Dobbins
From an aquarium (with a piranha), to earplugs for blocking out his little sister, to a full-size hockey rink, Jimmy wants a lot for Christmas. What Jimmy needs is a little Christmas spirit.
A hilarious series of letters to Santa follows Jimmy's experience one very special holiday season, from his first outrageous requests to ...more
The story is great. Most little kids that I know of can really relate to what this little boy is going through. They are very worried that every instance they get into trouble for before Christmas could have serious ramifications for whether or not they make it onto the naughty list. It was very creative to think of writing a story as a continuation of a child’s letters to Santa throughout the holiday season!!!
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R.W. Alley has illustrated more than one hundred children's books, including the popular Paddington Bear books by Michael Bond.
In 2010, he received a Theodor Seuss Geisel Honor Award for Pearl and Wagner One Funny Day by Kate McMullan. In 2008, There’s a Wolf at the Door by Zoë B. Alley was selected as a Washington Post Best Book of the Year.
Mr. Alley’s newest books include:
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