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How Winston Delivered Christmas by Alex T. Smith

How Winston Delivered Christmas: An Advent Story in Twenty-Four-and-a-Half Chapters

Alex T. Smith

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2 reviews

Category: Children's
Imprint: Macmillan Children's Books
Publisher: Pan Macmillan
Publication date: 18 Oct 2018
ISBN: 9781509851522

Join Winston the mouse in this heartwarming tale of bravery, kindness and unlikely friendships. This gorgeous book is the perfect Christmas present for any child, to read aloud and share with all the family time and time again.

  • The Sunday TimesBooks of the Year
4 stars out of 5
Nicolette Jones
2 Dec 2018

"Illustrated with humour and elegance"

Alex T Smith’s resplendently published Advent adventure How Winston Delivered Christmas (Macmillan £14.99, 5-9) contains 24½ chapters to be read daily from December 1. Interwoven with creative activities is the sweet story of an intrepid and compassionate mouse delivering a letter to Santa. Illustrated with humour and elegance, this promotes kind, artistic Christmases.


  • The GuardianBook of the Year
4 stars out of 5

"a delightful story of a mouse on a mission"

a delightful story of a mouse on a mission, told in 24 and a half chapters, and illustrated with seasonal glowing charm by the creator of Claude. Read one chapter every day from the first of December, and enjoy the activities – making snow globes, paper chains, mince pies and gift tags – with each instalment.