"'Tis the night before Christmas for twins Luke and Lottie... A pair of twins celebrate Christmas Eve with their parents and grandparents... The straightforward text depicts the children buying, setting up, and decorating their Christmas tree with their parents. They even make cookies to hang on its branches. Then they get dressed up for a festive dinner with their grandparents. The family exchanges gifts that night, a tradition many readers will recognize, though it's not one often represented in American picture books. Finally, after singing carols together, a sibling gift exchange at book's end sweetly has the brother and sister give each other their respective favorite toys...
A merry little Christmas Eve story." - Kirkus Review
It's Christmas The twins, Luke and Lottie, are so excited. Christmas Eve is the best night of the year.
A warm and recognizable story about celebrating Christmas together. For children ages 3 and up.
Author: Ruth Wielockx
Binding Type: Hardcover
Size: 10.30h x 10.00w x 0.50d
Audience: Ages 4-8
Kirkus Reviews 09/01/2019
About the Author
Ruth Wielockx never imagined that she would become a writer and illustrator of children's books. She studied Nutrition and Dietetics at the University of Leuven (Belgium) and Southampton (United Kingdom), and went on to get a degree in education. After years of teaching, Ruth realized that she really liked drawing and painting. She took this new passion and combined it with her love of children's books to begin a very successful career as an author and illustrator.