Naughty Claudine's Christmas (Hardcover)
Claudine doesn't think Santa should be allowed to just barge into her house--that's not polite at all The only way to keep him out? Get on his Naughty List . . .
If you think about it, Santa is a pretty rude guy. He watches you while you sleep. He withholds presents if he decides you weren't good this year. And he sneaks into your house Uninvited Claudine wants none of it--she is determined to keep Santa away from her house this Christmas And the only way to do it? Be as NAUGHTY as possible. Too bad Claudine's actually a pretty good kid at heart . . . This out-of-the-ordinary perspective on the beloved holiday figure will have kids rolling with laughter, while letting them know that it's okay to have an opinion different from the norm
About the Author
PATRICK JENNINGS is the author of over twenty books for children. He was born in Indiana and moved to Arizona as a teenager. He attended Arizona State University and San Francisco State University, where he studied education, writing, and art. He has taught English and preschool in the United States and Mexico and was a librarian in the oldest public library in Arizona. He now lives and writes in a small seaport town on the Olympic Peninsula in Washington with his family. Visit him on the Web at patrickjennings.com. SUZANNE KAUFMAN is an author, illustrator, and animator. Over the years she's done everything from animating special effects for Universal Television and the Discovery Channel to animating award-winning video games for children. When not tramping through the wilds of the Pacific Northwest, she can be found teaching animation or working in her studio. She lives in Seattle with her husband. Visit her on the Web at suzannekaufman.com