Alexandra Day; Pictures by the author
Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)
Join beloved babysitting Rottweiler Carl in author/artist Alexandra Day’s perfectly joyous holiday children’s picture book, Carl’s Christmas.
After helping baby decorate the family tree, Carl and his charge share an adventure-filled Christmas Eve complete with window shopping, giving to the needy, and a visit with Santa Claus.
Praise for Carl's Christmas
“Carl the big black dog is babysitting once again, this time on Christmas Eve while his owners go to church...The canine and his charge have a wonderful time...The visual depth of the illustrations gives this sweet book an appeal beyond its primary audience.” —Booklist
“A delight, bound to please the good dog's old friends-- and win him plenty of new ones.” —Publishers Weekly
“Carl is the babysitter every family needs.” —Parents Magazine