cherish for generations
Few holiday stories have brought more joy and delight to children over the years. This keepsake holiday classic, illustrated by world-renowned artist Charles Santore, features enchanting paintings and a lavish gatefold that bring Clement C. Moore's well-known words to life.
Your child's imagination will dance with visions of sugarplums as Charles Santore's breathtaking artwork brings this classic poem to life. Available in five unique formats and three languages, every family can enjoy this enchanting tale.
With over 1 million copies in print, Charles Santore's New York Times #1 Bestseller The Night Before Christmas is the edition to cherish for generations!
About the illustrator
Charles Santore is a renowned children’s book illustrator whose work has been widely exhibited in museums and celebrated with recognitions such as the prestigious Hamilton King Award, the Society of Illustrators Award of Excellence, and the Original Art 2000 Gold Medal from the Society of Illustrators. Santore is best known for his luminous interpretations of classic children’s stories such as Snow White, The Little Mermaid and Henry Wadsworth Longfellow’s Paul Revere’s Ride, which was named 2004 Children’s Book of the Year for Poetry by the Bank Street College Children’s Book Committee. His illustrations for The Wizard of Oz, which is widely considered to be the quintessential illustrated version, were used as the scenic backdrops for a major television performance of the work. Charles Santore lives and works in Philadelphia.
About the Publisher
Good ideas ripen with time. From seed to harvest, Applesauce Press crafts books with beautiful designs, creative formats, and kid-friendly information on a variety of topics. Like our parent company, Cider Mill Press Book Publishers, our press bears fruit twice a year, publishing a new crop of titles each spring and fall.