Victoria Lindstrom is a full-time writer, a voracious reader, and a former dental hygienist. Her books for children include: The Scandinavian Santa and The Tale of Willaby Creek. She loves to wander through the woods, capture the beauty of nature in photographs, visit all sorts of museums, and spend as much time as possible with her three grown sons. She and her husband, Michael (an oil painter), enjoy collaborating together to create children's books, are active advocates for the arts in their community, and love to travel - especially when it allows them to spend time on their creative endeavors. The author and artist live near the shore of the Columbia River in the Pacific Northwest beneath a nest of beautiful bald eagles.
Journey to the enchanted land of Scandinavia, where, nestled in the Nordic Forest, lives Santa Swanson. Each winter, this nephew of St. Nicholas has his own Christmas Eve delivery to make—but what that is, and to whom, has long been hidden. With the help of two mischievous flying polar bears, Gunnar and Ludvig; a rescued golden eagle, Lars; and a host of other whimsical creatures, Santa Swanson prepares for his annual sleigh ride down Viking Valley!
Delight in this yuletide adventure, complete with a fanciful ice skating party, a rustic holiday feast, and an unexpected reunion with Santa Swanson’s famous uncle. In the midst of all this wonder, the forest friends learn a heartwarming secret from a Christmas angel revealing the magic of generosity.
Hardcover | ISBN 978-1-941165-29-4 | 32 Pages
JUVENILE FICTION / Holidays & Celebrations / Christmas & Advent
JUVENILE FICTION / Fairy Tales & Folklore / General