Bookbug Book of the Month: The Night Before Christmas

The Night Before Christmas by Clement C Moore
Category: Bookbug

Written by Clement C. Moore, Illustrated by Niroot Puttapipat.

Walker Books- 9781406358896

An exquisite stocking filler-sized edition of the classic Christmas poem, featuring stunning silhouette illustrations by Niroot Puttapipat, cut-paper pages and a spectacular pop-up finale. With the turn of each page the scenes transform to reveal the fine details and surprises of a festive family home. Open up the house to see the characters within, peer through the doors and windows to catch a glimpse of St Nick's arrival and witness the spectacular pop-up finale. All the excitement and anticipation of Christmas Eve is captured here, making this a book to delight in and to treasure. 

Find out more on the Walker Books website. 


We have 5 copies of The Night Before Christmas to give away. Answer this question to be in with a chance of winning:

When does the book take place? 

a) Christmas Day

b) Christmas Eve

c) Boxing Day


Send your answer and address to This competition closes on Thursday 18 December. 

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