"Twas The Night Before Christmas is the best known poem in the English language. If someone gave us its first line, most of us could recite the second line automatically." --Bruce David Forbes, Author
Winner of 4 IBPA 2013 Benjamin Franklin Awards,including first place best cover,Moonbeam Children's Book Awards 2012 Gold Medal best holiday book, first place at the Global International Ebook Awards best Christian children's title,gold place for the Mom's Choice Awards in 2013. The edition is the first in the poem's 190 history to present Santa Claus as smoke-less. This small yet significant edit captured international media attention including the New York Post, Associated Press, NBC Nightly News, The Colbert Report and The View. The debate over the edit went to the airwaves,including the BBC,and National Public Radio. The book became a *bestseller on Amazon.com in both 2012 and 2013 with hundreds of positive reviews to its credit. Over 1,000 children aged 3-7 were interviewed about smoking and the result was that 98% of them wished no one smoked. This was produced with these children in mind. Positive reviews:Kirkus,Midwest Book Review,Resources Children's Literature Journal --Resources Children's Literature Journal
Censorship in any form is repugnant. To butcher a beloved classic in order to satisfy those who feel the need to control others is disgusting..Published 14 hours ago by WARREN H HOFFMAN
I purchased this book in English and in Spanish for my bi-lingual granddaughter. Charming! The illustrations are sweet. Some have complained about "censorship". Read morePublished 5 days ago by A.J.
We were recently snowed in while on vacation, my 5 grand daughters were very hapyy to have this book available. The pictures are beautiful for children. Read morePublished 13 days ago by Jimmy Moss
Perfect book for grandchildren as it reminds me of all the wonderful Christmas Eve gatherings in my childhood. Love it.Published 25 days ago by Amazon Customer
My kids loved it!
Ok, I did loved it!
I think I will be reading this to them all way until Christmas!
Memories!!! Loved it as a child and love it for my child! Full circle!!!Published 1 month ago by v p
Fast shipping, exactly as described. Perfect for Christmas Eve! Thank you.Published 1 month ago by Gigi