An Irish Night Before Christmas Coloring Book

Overview

"This book may amuse adults as much as it amuses children. . . . James Rice's . . . illustrations are darling."
-Star Democrat

"Richly detailed and colorful full-page illustrations accompany this Christmas poem featuring the customs and language of the Irish." --Children's Literature

Written in an Irish brogue, this delightful children's story tells the classic "'Twas the Night Before Christmas" tale with a Celtic twist. Complete with James Rice's illustrations, this fun and ...

See more details below
Other sellers (Paperback)
  • All (6) from $2.15   
  • New (5) from $2.15   
  • Used (1) from $3.94   
Note: Kids' Club Eligible. See More Details.
Sending request ...

Overview

"This book may amuse adults as much as it amuses children. . . . James Rice's . . . illustrations are darling."
-Star Democrat

"Richly detailed and colorful full-page illustrations accompany this Christmas poem featuring the customs and language of the Irish." --Children's Literature

Written in an Irish brogue, this delightful children's story tells the classic "'Twas the Night Before Christmas" tale with a Celtic twist. Complete with James Rice's illustrations, this fun and festive coloring book inspires kids to use their imaginations.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Sarah Kirwan Blazek was born in County Wexford. When she is not traveling around the world, the former Sacred Heart Academy teacher makes her home in Chicago, New Orleans, and Palm Beach. She is the author of Pelican's A Leprechaun's St. Patrick's Day, An Irish Hallowe'en, and An Irish Night Before Christmas.

ABOUT THE ILLUSTRATOR
James Rice (1934-2004) produced sixty books, including the illustrations for Pelican's treasured The Night Before Christmas Series. With over 1.5 million copies of his books in print, Rice ranks among the nation's best-selling creators of children's books, receiving awards from Printer Industries of America and the Children's Book Council.

Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781589807044
  • Publisher: Pelican Publishing Company, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 8/17/2009
  • Series: The Night Before Christmas Series
  • Pages: 32
  • Sales rank: 1,093,027
  • Age range: 5 - 8 Years
  • Product dimensions: 8.10 (w) x 10.70 (h) x 0.10 (d)

Meet the Author

James Rice (1934-2004), in his long, distinguished career as an author and illustrator, produced more than sixty children's books, among them several additions to The Night Before Christmas Series. Cajun Night Before Christmas , Rice's first book, has been nationally recognized as a classic in its genre. Rice taught art and music at both high school and college levels and loved teaching children the joys of writing and illustrating. With more than 2.5 million copies of his books in print, Rice ranks among the nation's best-selling creators of children's books, having received awards from Printer Industries of America and the Children's Book Council.

Sarah Kirwan Blazek, born in County Wexford, Ireland, is now a teacher in Chicago, Illinois, and retains dual citizenship in both Ireland and the United States. She also is the author of An Irish Night Before Christmas and A Leprechaun's St. Patrick's Day, as well as the narrator of the companion audiocassette, which is a compilation of these two books. All are published by Pelican.

Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)