|aNew York, N.Y. : |bBloomsbury Children's Books, |c2008.
|a72 p. : |bcol. ill. ; |c26 cm.
|aA collection of eight new or retold stories, illustrated by various artists, which feature such things as an ill reindeer, an elf who gets locked in the workshop, and a boy who cannot decide what he wants Santa Claus to bring.
|aThe reluctant Fairy/illustrated by Ian Beck--Good news/illustrated by Michael Foreman--Dear Santa / illustrated by Sue Hellard-- The enormous cake/illustrated by Linda Bronson--Almost perfect/illustrated by Barbara Nascimbeni--Snowy snowy night/illustrated by Jos?Masse--Jesus is born / illustrated by Penny Dann--The Christmas mouse/illustrated by Eleanor Taylor.