It's Christmas, David!
Readers of all ages will vividly remember trying to peek at hidden gift packages; writing scrolls of wish lists to Santa; and struggling to behave at formal Christmas dinner parties. Always in the background, we know Santa Claus is watching, soon to decide if David deserves a shiny new fire engine or a lump of coal under the tree. From playing with delicate ornaments to standing in an endlessly long line for Santa, here are common Christmas activities-but with David's naughty trimmings. A sure-fire hit that is destined to be an annual classic.
- Hardback | 32 pages
- 223.52 x 279.4 x 10.16mm | 408.23g
- 01 Oct 2010
- Scholastic US
- New York, United States
Back cover copy
Christmas is coming, and Santa Claus is making his list. David is trying to be good, but when the house is filled with candy canes, Christmas cookies, and beautifully wrapped gifts, it's very hard to stay out of trouble!
Shannon's irresistible illustrations show... a masterful use of perspective. - Kirkus ReviewsAn unusually funny read-aloud. - Booklist
About David Shannon
David Shannon is the internationally acclaimed creator of more than 30 picture books, including No, David!, a Caldecott Honor Book and his second New York Times Best Illustrated Book of the Year, and four more David picture books. Shannon's bestsellers include A Bad Case of Stripes, Duck on a Bike, and Too Many Toys. His most recent book was the New York Times bestseller Grow Up, David!. He lives in Southern California with his family and Roy, their West Highland White Terrier.