|Author:||James Lord Pierpont|
This beautiful cut-paper edition of "Jingle Bells" features a spectacular pop-up finale and silhouette illustrations by Niroot Puttapipat, illustrator of The Night Before Christmas. "Jingle Bells" is an irreplaceable part of Christmas celebrations, and this is the perfect book to share on Christmas Eve. With the turn of each page, the scene transforms, capturing the thrill of sleigh-riding in the snow and the magic of the Christmas season. An ideal gift, and a book to treasure for ever.
James Lord Pierpont (1822-1893) was born in Boston, Massachussetts, the son of a pastor. He became the organist and director of music at a church in Savannah, Georgia, and he fought for the South in the American Civil War. "Jingle Bells" is one of the most popular songs in the world, and was the first song broadcast from space.