Author(s): Michael Foreman
Includes: The Twelve Days of Christmas, Good King Wenceslas, The Snow Man (Hans Christian Andersen), On the Prairie (excerpt from Laura Ingalls Wilder), The Gift of the Magi, Stopping By Woods on a Snowy Evening, Christmas Underground (excerpt from The Wind in the Willows), The Night BeforeChristmas and many more.
Michael Foreman's numerous books for children have earned him widespread recognition as one of the world's leading illustrators. He has regularly collaborated with Terry Jones, Michael Morpurgo and others while several of his own books are also considered modern classics. Titles include War Boy, War Game, Terry Jones's Erik the Viking and Animal Tales, Michael Morpurgo's Farm Boy and many other classics.