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A Boy Called Christmas Now a major film

Written by Matt Haig

Illustrated by Chris Mould

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A Boy Called Christmas Now a major film Synopsis

The first magical book in Matt Haig's festive series - now a major new film! BELIEVE IN THE IMPOSSIBLE You are about to read the TRUE STORY of Father Christmas. If you believe that some things are impossible, you should put this book down right away. (Because this book is FULL of impossible things.) Are you still reading? Good. Then let us begin . . .

A Boy Called Christmas Now a major film Press Reviews

The most evergreen, immortal Christmas story for decades -- STEPHEN FRY Terrific . . . An instant classic * * Guardian * * Every bit as funny and poignant as a mouse that has never seen cheese but still believes in it! -- FRANK COTTRELL BOYCE A glorious mix of fairytale, folklore and fun -- FRANCESCA SIMON A Christmas classic for a new generation, Haig's gentle, enthralling tale tells the story of Father Christmas as a boy . . . Touching, funny and packed with memorable characters * * Sunday Mail * * Comic, original and full of good cheer * * Daily Express * * Read it! * * Sunday Times * * A glorious and laugh-out-loud triumph of good over evil . . . Terrific * * Daily Mail * * Matt Haig puts the Happy back into Christmas -- JEANETTE WINTERSON Perfect for Christmas in every way * * Independent * *

Book Information

ISBN: 9781838853723
Publication date: 28th October 2021
Author: Matt Haig
Illustrator: Chris Mould
Publisher: Canongate Books Ltd
Format: Paperback / softback
Pagination: 288 pages

About Matt Haig

As well as being a number one bestselling writer for adults, Matt Haig has won the Blue Peter Book Award, the Smarties Book Prize and been nominated three times for the Carnegie Medal for his stories for children. In 2021, A Boy Called Christmas was released as a feature film with an all-star cast. He has sold more than two million books in the UK and his work has been translated into over forty languages. Chris Mould went to art school at the age of sixteen. He has won the Nottingham Children's Book Award and been commended by ...

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