Be part of Christmas Eve every holiday season even when you’re not there with The Night Before Christmas: A Recordable Storybook.
Treasured by families worldwide, now you can record your voice as you read this cherished tale so that loved ones hear you on Christmas Eve, no matter where you are. This new recordable edition of The Night Before Christmas comes with easy-to-use technology that captures your voice to create a personalized version of this story that is sure to become a keepsake. Parents, grandparents, friends, and family will love hearing your voice accompanying Charles Santore’s #1 New York Times best-selling illustrations, bringing this Christmas classic to life like never before and creating a one-of-a-kind book!
About the Author
Charles Santore renowned illustrations have 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 Night Before Christmas 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.
Clement Clarke Moore, (1779-1863), was a professor at New York City's General Theological Seminary (built on land donated by his father) who, in an 1836 reprint of A Visit From St. Nicholas (more commonly known today as Twas the Night Before Christmas), was first credited as the author of the poem, and later included it in an anthology of his work.