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The 12 Sleighs of Christmas by Sherri Duskey Rinker


Which elf will build the coolest sleigh for the Christmas ride? SANTA will decide!

When the elves discover that Santa’s sleigh is in a terrible state, they let their imaginations go wild – and soon there are sleighs of every kind, inspired by big rigs, motorcycles, zeppelins, and much more!

The #1 New York Times bestselling author of Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site and the celebrated illustrator of Michael Chabon’s The Astonishing Secret of Awesome Man, team up for spirited vehicular silliness and classic Christmas cheer in this turbo-charged read-aloud destined to become a holiday classic.




Two weeks before Christmas, Santa’s Elves discover that his sleigh is damaged. The elves can’t decide how to fix it so instead they have a contest to see who can build the coolest sleigh, with Santa picking the winner. Twelve teams are formed and off they go to build new sleighs. The sleighs are unexpectedly creative but in the end it is revealed that one lone elf has restored the original sleigh and Santa makes his choice.

Written by the author of Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site, this book should appeal to any vehicle loving child in your home.

Purchase from Amazon, Chapters, or a bookseller near you.

Elizabeth Matthiesen

Sunday 3rd of December 2017

I do like the graphics and I'm sure that kids would enjoy this book.

Darlene Schuller

Sunday 3rd of December 2017

this sounds like a very cool fun book!