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Summary: A magical train ride on Christmas Eve takes a boy. to the North Pole to receive a special gift from Santa Claus. For information about permission. Permissions, Houghton Mifflin Company, 215 Park Avenue South, New York, New York 10003.
Santa handed the bell to me, and I put it in my bathrobe pocket. The conductor helped me down from the sleigh. Santa shouted out the reindeer’s names and cracked his whip. Santa shouted out the reindeer’s names and cracked his whip d climbed into the ai. oreLess Show More Show Less.
Chris Van Allsburg (born June 18, 1949) is an American children's author and illustrator. He wrote and illustrated the 1985 book, The Polar Express and, along with Tom Hanks and Jack Rapke, was an executive producer on the 2004 film adaptation. Some of his other books include The Widow's Broom, Jumanju and Zathura, the latter two of which were also adapted into films.
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The Polar Express by Van Allsburg, Chris (1985) Hardcover. The book holds an audio CD containing a narration acted by the great Liam Neeson. He did the voiceover for the lion Aslan in the Narnia movies. His deeply resonant voice flows like the Polar Express' signature hot chocolate. The CD is perfect for playing in your children's room while they go to sleep or in the car while you drive around a country road taking in holiday lights. Without providing any spoilers, the book's theme is about the magic of the secular Christmas tradition.
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The Polar Express is a children's book written and illustrated by Chris Van Allsburg and published by Houghton Mifflin in 1985. The book is now widely considered to be a classic Christmas story for young children. It was praised for its detailed illustrations and calm, relaxing storyline. For the work, Van Allsburg won the annual Caldecott Medal for illustration of an American children's picture book in 1986, his second.
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