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The daily Christmas event is somewhat commercial.
Parents Need to Know
Parents need to know that except for the fact that the daily Christmas is presented as a rather commercial event, the rest of this story is silly, light, and enjoyable. The basic idea is nothing new, but it's fun to think about: What would life be like if every day but one were Christmas? Would Un-Christmas then become the most wonderful day of the year?
Is It Any Good?
With a wacky twist, this cute and rather silly story opens up the question of what would happen in a world where every day but one were Christmas. In such a world, tired of celebrating every day, Noelle, a slightly bored but cheery little character, wishes that every day would be "Un-Christmas." Like most of us, she hopes to capture the magic of a special day that comes but once a year.
With its light, funny story coupled with happy little drawings that are colorful, expressive, and bit reminiscent of Dr. Seuss, this book will make kids laugh. At first they may not understand how anyone could be bored with presents, Santa, and feasting, but after a little discussion they'll certainly get the point. And, as the authors suggest, it may make kids think twice about what they wish for.
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