It's Christmas Eve in the Arctic, and Kyri is preparing a grand supper. Soon a boy from Finnmark and his ice bear arrive. Trolls are not far behind. Based on an old Norwegian folk tale.
Once again, Jan Brett captures the spirit of Christmas in story and illustrations full of mischief and humor, set in a gorgeous land in the far north.
Jan Brett is one of the nation's foremost author/illustrators of children's books. She studies the traditions of the many countries she visits and uses them as a starting point for her books.
Hardcover. 32 pp.