'With that he tied a blindfold around Santa's eyes and pushed him forward with a continual poking from the point of his sword.' Pirate Freddie had a rough life growing up on his father's pirate ship. His father's cruelty crushed Freddie's dreams, and resentment toward his father is manifested as tyranny as Freddie emerged as an even harsher captain. But when Pirate Freddie Meets Santa Claus and takes Santa prisoner on his ship, things might just turn around. Explore the world of pirates and mermaids with new author Joanne Sheehan Brown as she crafts an imaginative adventure that will encourage children to follow their dreams, offer compassion, and do the right thingand not only for the sake of being on Santa's nice list. What entertaining characters and dialogue and such a twisting and turning, humorous plot that will delight youngsters and parents alike as they are subtly reminded of the true meaning of Christmas! Karen O'Brien-Pugh, elementary school speech and language therapist Joanne Sheehan Brown is a director of Catechesis and encourages parents to use Pirate Freddie Meets Santa Claus as an opportunity to connect with their children and have an open conversation about God. Joanne was inspired to write Pirate Freddie Meets Santa Claus by her son Philip and his love of pirates. Joanne lives in Chicora, Pennsylvania, with her husband and children.
|Publisher:||Tate Publishing & Enterprises, L.L.C.|
|Product dimensions:||4.90(w) x 6.70(h) x 0.40(d)|
|Age Range:||8 - 12 Years|