Who's That Knocking on Christmas Eve? by Jan Brett

No critic rating

Waiting for minimum critic reviews

See 2 Critic Reviews

unrated

Synopsis

Every year, trolls knock down Kyri's door and gobble up her Christmas feast. But this year, the trolls are in for a surprise: a boy and his pet ice bear on their way to Oslo have come in from the cold. And once the ice bear is finished with the trolls, you can bet they won't come knocking next Christmas Eve!

Once again, Jan Brett creates an original Christmas story full of warmth and magic. Featuring beautiful borders, intricate illustrations, and a stunning display of the Northern Lights, Who's That Knocking on Christmas Eve? will rightfully take its place among Jan's Christmas favorites with the whole family.
 

About Jan Brett

See more books from this Author
Bestselling children's book author and illustrator Jan Brett was born on December 1, 1949. She decided to be an illustrator when she was a child and is known for her detailed and carefully-researched work. Brett grew up in New England and attended the Boston Museum School. Her books have received much acclaim by publications including Newsweek, The New Yorker, Parents magazine, Redbook, and Publishers Weekly. In 2005 Brett earned the Boston Public Library's Lifetime Achievement Award. Her book Three Little Dassies was published in 2010 and made the New York Times bestseller list. Another of her works, Home for Christmas, made the 2011 New York Times best seller list. and her title Mossy made the 2012 New York Times Best Seller List.
 
Published September 23, 2002 by G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers. 32 pages
Genres: Nature & Wildlife, Children's Books, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

Unrated Critic Reviews for Who's That Knocking on Christmas Eve?

Kirkus Reviews

See more reviews from this publication

The solemn (and not too scary) polar bear gazing out from the cover of this latest offering from Brett (Daisy Comes Home, 2002, etc.) sets the tone for a tall tale of troll trouble based on a Norwegian folk tale.

| Read Full Review of Who's That Knocking on Christ...

Publishers Weekly

See more reviews from this publication

More trolls to add to Brett's (Christmas Trolls;

| Read Full Review of Who's That Knocking on Christ...

Reader Rating for Who's That Knocking on Christmas Eve?
82%

An aggregated and normalized score based on 26 user ratings from iDreamBooks & iTunes


Rate this book!

Add Review