Title: Finding Santa: The Adventure of Greedy Elf Author: Ellie Elf Genre: Children’s Picture Book Gus the elf is a very hard worker. So hard in fact, that one winter Santa invites him along to deliver presents to children on Christmas Eve. Upon finding a toy train that has been broken by a… Read More Editorial Review – Finding Santa: The Adventure of Greedy Elf
There are few sounds more life-enhancing than the uncontrollable chuckle of a small child; the one that emerges from deep in the belly, the one that lacks any self-consciousness, as if their whole being has been consumed by a giggle.
Written and illustrated by Chloe Bonfield Running Press Kids I found this to be a very beautiful, sweet story about a young boy’s quest to find the perfect tree – though a bit sinister, a bit macabre, in the atmospheric-sense, which of course I liked.