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The Night Before The Night Before Christmas

The Night Before The Night Before Christmas, written by Kes Grey and illustrated by Claire Powell, is the perfect EYFS picture book for children ages 3+; ideal for reading aloud at any time of year. These notes include reading comprehension questions to improve literacy, as well as suggestions for classroom activities to enjoy the book across the curriculum – from matching rhyming words, to using musical instruments to show the meaning of the words, and drawing pictures of their favourite toys in Santa’s workshop!

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The Night Before The Night Before Christmas – Kes Gray and Claire Powell

Inspired by Clement C. Moore’s classic festive poem, this hilarious Christmas tale is sure to have you ho ho ho-ing – written by the bestselling author of Oi Frog!.

Santa is ever so busy in the run up to Christmas – he’s got presents to wrap, reindeer to wake and a sleigh to start. But has he forgotten something? And will he be ready in time?

Hardback out July 2018

Paperback out October 2018