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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Harpercollins Childrens Books
Publication date October 1, 1993
Binding Hardcover
Book category Easy Fiction
ISBN-13 9780060211332
ISBN-10 0060211334
Dimensions 0.50 by 11.25 by 11.25 in.
Weight 1 lbs.
Availability§ Publisher Out of Stock Indefinitely
Original list price $17.99
Other format details juvenile
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Summaries and Reviews
Summary
Art Atchinson Aimesworth--inventor, crime fighter, and all-around whiz kid--receives a mysterious summons from Santa Claus and shares a Christmas adventure with his sister Esther that brings them closer together.
Amazon.com description: Product Description:

Art Atchinson Aimesworth -- inventor, crime fighter, and allaround whiz kid-journeys north with his sister, Esther, and his pal, Spaulding, by special invitation from Santa himself. But why did Santa call? Now available in a new hardcover edition, this truly Joyce-ian crusade features villains and swashbuckling adventure, concluding with a most spectacular and touching Christmas celebration.

A holiday extravaganza like no other, by the creator of Rolie Polie Olie, Snowie Rolie, Sleepy Time Olie, Dinosaur Bob and His Adventures wirh the Family Lazardo, and George Shrinks.

Notable Children's Books of 1994 (ALA)
Best Books of 1993 (SLJ)
1993 Golden Kite Award Honor Book for Illustration (SCBW)
1993 Society of Illustrators Gold Medal
100 Books for Reading and Sharing (NY Public Library)
1993 "Pick of the Lists" (ABA)

Editions
Hardcover
Book cover for 9780060211332 Book cover for 9780694008414 Book cover for 9780694009022
 
from Harpercollins Childrens Books (October 1, 1996)
9780694009022 | details & prices | 11.75 × 14.75 × 1.25 in. | 2.10 lbs | List price $15.95
About: William Joyce's award-winning, bestselling Christmas extravaganza Santa Calls is now packaged for a limited time with a roly-poly snowman Christmas ornament, designed for Joyce just for this gift box.
Board book edition from Harpercollins Childrens Books (October 1, 1995)
9780694008414 | details & prices | Rec. grade levels 2-3 | List price $6.95
About: Art Aimesworth receives a mysterious summons from Santa Claus and he shares a Christmas adventure with his sister that brings them closer together
Limited edition from Harpercollins Childrens Books (December 1, 1993)
9780060233556 | details & prices | 11.50 × 11.75 × 0.75 in. | Rec. grade levels 2-3 | 2.20 lbs | List price $125.00
About: Art Aimesworth receives a mysterious summons from Santa Claus and he shares a Christmas adventure with his sister that brings them closer together
The price comparison is for this edition
from Harpercollins Childrens Books (October 1, 1993)
9780060211332 | details & prices | 11.25 × 11.25 × 0.50 in. | Rec. grade levels 2-3 | 1.00 lbs | List price $17.99
About: Art Aimesworth receives a mysterious summons from Santa Claus and he shares a Christmas adventure with his sister that brings them closer together.
Library
Book cover for 9780060211349
 
from Harpercollins (December 1, 1993)
9780060211349 | details & prices | 11.25 × 11.25 × 0.25 in. | Rec. grade levels 2-3 | 1.60 lbs | List price $17.89
About: Art Aimesworth receives a mysterious summons from Santa Claus and he shares a Christmas adventure with his sister that brings them closer together

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