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The Christmas Orange

The Christmas Orange
Don Gilmor By (author)
Marie-Louise Gay Illustrated by
9781550050752
Product ID:  1550050753
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2003/11/24
Fitzhenry & Whiteside

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8.3 X 10.5 in
32 pg


JUVENILE FICTION / General
JUVENILE FICTION / Holidays & Celebrations / Christmas & Advent

Description

Now an animated holiday special on Teletoon!

Santa didn't make many mistakes. But he made a big one when he asked what Anton Stingley wanted for Christmas. . .

. . . Anton's list was sixteen pages long.

On Christmas morning, there was one thing under the Stingley's tree. It was an orange.

Anton was not pleased. He and his lawyer decided to sue Santa Claus. Everyone came. It was the trial of the century. But Santa Claus, alias Saint Nick, Kris Kringle, Father Christmas, Pere Noel - has a surprise up the sleeve of his old blue suit.

Anton was stunned. What had he done?

With the sparkle and snap of a holiday cracker, Don Gilmor and Marie-Louise Gay deliver The Christmas Orange, a witty, fun filled treat for all.


Reviews

"Satirically Delicious!. . . The best Christmas courtroom scene since Miracle on 34th Street."
San Francisco Examiner



Author Bio

Marie-Louise Gay is the author and illustrator of numerous children's books. Her long list of honors includes the Governor Generals Award, the Amelia Frances Howard-Gibbon Medal, and the Mr. Christie Book Award. Midnight Mimi, Moonbeam on a Cat's Ear, Fat Charlie's Circus, and Willy Nilly are among her famous books.