Father Christmas

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Father Christmas awoke from his dream of summer in the sun, and there it was on the calendar, December 24th, Christmas Eve – the start of his longest night’s work of the year!

ISBN: 9780140501254 Author: Briggs, Test1 Publisher: Penguin Random House Children' Publication Date: 25th September 1975 Imprint: Puffin Cover: Paperback Dewey: 823.91 (edition:18) Language: English Edition: Re-issue Readership: Children - juvenile / Code: J Category: Subjects: , ,

Raymond Briggs’s Christmas classic – the wonderful and hilarious Father Christmas.

Father Christmas awoke from his lovely dream of summer in the sun, and there it was on the calendar, December 24th, Christmas Eve – the start of his longest night’s work of the year! This book was awarded The Library Association’s Kate Greenaway Medal, and has been a firm favourite ever since its first publication. It has also been turned into a much-loved animation.

Raymond Briggs studied at Wimbledon Art School, the Central School of Art and the Slade. Many of his books are now classics and some – THE SNOWMAN, FATHER CHRISTMAS, FATHER CHRISTMAS GOES ON HOLIDAY and WHEN THE WIND BLOWS – have been made into successful films. Raymond Briggs lives in Sussex.

Other books by Raymond Briggs:

The Snowman; The Snowman Buggy Book; The Snowman Sound Book;The Elephant and the Bad Baby; Father Christmas; Fungus the Bogeyman; Raymond Briggs’s Christmas Little Library; The Father Christmas it’s a Bloomin’ Terrible Joke Book; Jim and the Beanstalk; Father Christmas Goes on Holiday;

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