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4 edition of The Story Of Santa Klaus found in the catalog.

The Story Of Santa Klaus

Told For Children Of All Ages From Six To Sixty

by William S. Walsh

  • 250 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Holidays (non religious),
  • Social Science / Holidays (non-religious),
  • Sociology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages214
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10517506M
    ISBN 100548149267
    ISBN 109780548149263
    OCLC/WorldCa179776638

    The charming true story of Santa Clause, written by Santa's helpers, the Elves. Destined to become a holiday classic, this beautiful volume reveals for the first time not only how Nicholas Claus became Saint Nicholas, but how he came to embody the spirit of Christmas for children everywhere. Full color. Book: The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus Author: L. Frank Baum, – First published: The original book is in the public domain in the United States and in most, if not all, other countries as well. Readers outside the United States should check their own countries’ copyright laws to be certain they can legally download this.

    This illustrated chapter book (which is the first book in the series that inspired Rise of the Guardians, mentioned above) invents a heroic origin story for Santa Claus that's totally nontraditional. A young man named Nicholas St. North is a thief and a scoundrel who becomes a hero when the town of Santoff Claussen is threatened by the. You don't have to be a child to appreciate the magic within The Book of Santa Claus. As author Vicky Howard notes, "We can never outgrow the anticipation of a visit from Santa Claus. He is a magical figure, drawn from the legends, history, and folklore of many countries."The legend of Santa Claus began in America in with Clement C. Moore's poem "A Visit from St. Nicholas.".

    Built around the image of Saint Nicholas, the patron saint of children, Sinterklass (the name resulting from the contraction of Sint Nikolaas) is a legendary Christmas figure celebrated and loved in the gh similar to Santa Claus in that he is an older man with a full, white beard who wears a red outfit, Sinterklass is a more serious figure, donning a bishop's .   The modern image of Santa Claus has been refined again and again. FACT CHECK: We strive for accuracy and fairness. But if you see something that doesn't look right, click here to contact us!


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The Story of Santa Claus really is a good read. I enjoyed reading the early history of Saint Nicholas and how we are to know him as Santa The Story Of Santa Klaus book. The book even discusses Rudolph the Red Nose Reindeer and how he became to live with Santa, how he came about to save the day, and where he is today/5.

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Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Claus: Legend of the Fat Man (A Science Fiction Holiday Adventure) (Claus Series Book 1)/5(). This book reads like a factual reference book on Santa, his history, the North Pole, the elves, reindeer, and everything associated with Christmas.

Perkes is an amazing writer, and even the most jaded adult will begin to believe in Santa Clause all over again. The Story of Santa Claus There once lived a wealthy and rich man name Nicholas who lived in the North Pole.

He was a kind generous man. Nicholas enjoyed surprising people and he often did Author: eDewcate. The Santa Claus Book is a delightful, full-color, intimate history of Santa and his elves, describing their day-to-day adventures as they prepare for and fulfill St.

Nick's annual rounds/5. The Story of Santa Claus. Decem by Melanie 1 Comment. Santa goes by many names – Santa Claus, St. Nick, Kris Kringle, or Father Christmas. He lives at the North Pole, where he also has a toy workshop. He keeps an eye on children around the world and he knows if they’ve been naughty or nice.

Just before Christmas, children can. The cleverly-written, rhyming book reveals Santa’s adventure from toymaker to star follower — right into the heart of Bethlehem where he meets Baby Jesus in the manger.

Delivering toys to a king is a touching experience for both Santa and readers alike, as they discover where the tradition began — Santa makes a promise to Jesus to bring. Santa Claus, also known as Father Christmas, Saint Nicholas, Saint Nick, Kris Kringle, or simply Santa, is an imaginary figure originating in Western Christian culture who is said to bring gifts to the homes of well-behaved children on the night of Christmas Eve (24 December) or during the early morning hours of Christmas Day (25 December).

The modern Santa Claus grew out of Known for: Delivering gifts to children on. Genre/Form: Juvenile material: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Walsh, William S., Story of Santa Klaus. Detroit, Gale Research Co.,   Santa Claus, Saint Nicholas, St. Nick A big, fat guy in a red suit with a fluffy white beard.

All Americans are familiar with the icon of Christmas, but what about the myth behind the North Pole native?Author: Sammy Perlmutter. Dinosaur Christmas Story. LB Meets Santa Claus in Fun Family Video for Kids with Nerf Toy - Duration: T-Rex Ranch - Dinosaurs For K, views. The Story of Santa Claus Joseph A.

McCullough. Publisher: Osprey Publishing 0 0 0 Summary The perfect Christmas gift, this beautiful book explains how the bearded, red clad, big bellied, reindeer driving jovial gent came to be the face of Christmas, and reveals the historical origins of Saint Nicholas over seventeen hundred years ago in the Eastern Roman Empire.

Summary: This book was great. It told an alternate story about Santa Claus and how he came to be. It starts about with a woodsman just building toys in his free time for all the children in town Read full review. The Story of Santa Claus is a animated television special directed by Toby features the voices of Ed Asner, Betty White, and Tim Curry.

The special presents an origin story for Santa Claus, who is depicted as a man named Nicholas Claus who wishes to give every child in the world a gift for elves of the North Pole become obligated to grant his wish, Directed by: Toby Bluth.

THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF SANTA CLAUS: "A book that deserves classic status." —The Dallas Morning News "Delightful." —Memphis Commercial Appeal "Charming." —The Kansas City Star "The Autobiography of Santa Claus is a great tale with an intriguing premise. It is a heartwarming and fun Christmas read."Brand: Penguin Publishing Group.

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Santa Claus wasn't always "chubby and plump, a right jolly old elf." Santa Claus, Father Christmas, St. Nick—no matter the name, everyone knows the story of this plump, jolly, bringer of gifts. Fully illustrated, The Santa Claus Book has chapters on Mrs.

Santa Claus, the Polar Dragon, how Santa makes toys, the elvish family tree, why Santa goes down chimneys, and exciting things to see at the North Pole--along with many more fun, funny, and heartwarming stories and facts about everyone's favorite holiday : Stonewell Press.

The real story of Santa Claus begins with Saint Nicholas ( – AD), who was born in the village of Patara, an area which was once Greek but is now part of Turkey.

He was born to wealthy parents, who died in an epidemic while Nicholas was still young. Nicholas used his entire inheritance to assist the needy, the sick, and the suffering. The true identity of the killer called 'Santa Klaus' is unknown. He was given his codename by Arkham guards, due to his accent and the Santa suit he wore.

He believed he could tell if someone was. Santa Claus is real. And this is his true story. Born nearly years ago, not too long after the days that Jesus Christ walked the earth, Nicholas was born to wealthy parents in a tiny village in the country we today call Turkey.

Though Nicholas was a child of privilege, he was raised a Christian and at a very young age was devoted to the faith. Nicholas’ parents died while he .Santa Claus, legendary figure who is the traditional patron of Christmas in the United States and other countries, bringing gifts to children.

His popular image is based on traditions associated with Saint Nicholas, a 4th-century Christian saint. Father. The Santa Klaus Murder is a classic country-house murder mystery. Sir Osmond Melbury’s at their country residence Flaxmere.

The Christmas celebrations go as planned (well, knowing how ‘good’ Sir Osmond is when it comes to gatherings and celebrations).