Nonfiction Books All About Reindeer (20)

All About Reindeer (20)

All About Reindeer (20)
Item No. RR12403
ISBN-13 978-1-7253-0082-8
Format Library Binding
Subject Nonfiction Holidays Celebrations Peoples Cultures Christmas Holiday Symbols Religious Reindeer Folklore Mythology
# of Pages 24
Size 8 1/2" x 8 1/2"
Author Rajczak Nelson, Kristen
Reading Interest 2,3,4
Series It's Christmas!
Publisher Rosen: PowerKids Press
Date Published 2020
Dewey Decimal 599.65'8--dc23
Guided Reading Level H
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In the original poem in which Santa's reindeer were named, "Donner" and "Blitzen" were actually spelled "Dunder" and "Blixem." Today known as "The Night Before Christmas," the poem from 1823 may be the very beginning of children hearing that Santa's sleigh was pulled by reindeer. Full of photographs and historical illustrations of Santa and his reindeer, this volume delights beginning readers eager to find out just how these beasts came to be a symbol of the Christmas season. There's also a special section dedicated to everyone's favorite reindeer, Rudolph.