✰✰✰✰½ Christmas is coming, and Santa is frantic. The reindeer have just gone on strike! What's Santa to do? How will he deliver his toys to all the good little girls and boys? It's simple. Santa decides to write a help wanted ad. The response is overwhelming as all the animals line up for their chance to pull the famous sleigh. Who will make the cut? The dogs? The cats? The elephants? It's an all-out competition as the animals all try to do their best.
The Bottom Line: The little ones will adore this whimsical and lyrical holiday poem. The colorful artwork in a raised embossed style is sure to please both kids and adults alike. Highly recommended holiday reading for kids ages 4 - 8.
Details: The Great Reindeer Rebellion by Lisa Trumbauer. Illustrated by Jannie Ho. Hardcover published by Sterling Publishing Co., Inc. in 2009. 28 pages. ISBN: 978-1-4027-4462-4