A New Addition To The Bestselling Legend Series, By Award Winning Author Dandi Daley Mackall This Gentle Christmas Book Introduces The Original St Nicholas And Tells Why We Give Gifts In Remembrance Of The Greatest Gift Of All Nick Is Much Interested In Contemplating His Presents Under The Tree Than He Is In Being Dragged Along For Last Minute Shopping With His Dad But While His Father S Off Shopping, Nick Hears Someone Say His Name It S A Mall Santa, Telling A Group Of Children A Story About The Original St Nick In The Long Ago Story, A Wealthy Boy Named Nicholas Is Moved By The Sight Of Poor Children And Decides To Use His Family S Wealth To Help The Needy, Starting Anonymously With His Less Fortunate Friends Young Nick Is Inspired As At Last He And Young Readers Understand The Joy Of Giving A Note At The End Explains How The Story Of This Early Nicholas Might Have Grown Into The Santa Claus Of Legend Bright, Festive Artwork Accompanies The Text Of Master Storyteller Dandi Mackall, Who Reminds Children That God Gave Us The Greatest Gift Ever Given DANDI DALEY MACKALL Won Her First Writing Contest When She Was Ten Years Old With Fifty Words On Why She Wanted To Be A Batboy She Won, But They Wouldn T Let A Girl Be A Batboy It Was Her First Taste Of Rejection She Bounced Back And Has Since Published 400 Books Dandi Lives In Rural West Salem, OH, And Enjoys Her Husband And Kids, Who Will Still, On Occasion, Be Up For A Game Of Family Softball GUY PORFIRIO, A Native Of Chicago, Graduated From The American Academy Of Art In Chicago And Continued His Training At New York S School Of Visual Arts Guy S Passion For Painting And Telling A Good Story Has Inspired Him To Illustrate Numerous Books For Children Guy Lives In Tucson, AZ, With His Family.
A professional writer for over 20 years, Dandi Daley Mackall has written dozens of articles for popular magazines and published around 500 books for children and adults alike, with sales of over 4 million A frequent guest on radio and television talk shows, she lives in rural Ohio with her husband, three children, horses, dogs, cats Awards include the Edgar Award for Best YA Mystery, the H
- 32 pages
- The Legend of St. Nicholas: A Story of Christmas Giving
- Dandi Daley Mackall
- 12 November 2017 Dandi Daley Mackall