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A Porcupine in a Pine Tree

byHelaine BeckerIllustratorWerner Zimmermann

Board Book | September 1, 2015

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A truly Canadian Christmas carol is now available in a sturdy board book format!

This Canadian Christmas carol became an instant holiday classic. Now the whole family can join in the fun with this new, specially adapted board book version - the perfect first Christmas book for every preschooler on your list!

Enjoy all of Werner Zimmermann's zany illustrations, count the characters from 1 to 12, and sing along. It's Christmas as only Canadians can celebrate it - with squirrels curling, Mounties munching donuts, hockey players-a-leaping.... and A Porcupine in a Pine Tree!

HELAINE BECKER is the author of numerous of books of fiction and non-fiction for children, among them the best-selling A Porcupine in a Pine Tree and its sequel, Dashing Through the Snow: A Canadian Jingle Bells, The Haunted House that Jack Built and Little Jack Horner, Live from the Corner. Her books have won the Silver Birch Award an...
Title:A Porcupine in a Pine TreeFormat:Board BookProduct dimensions:15 pages, 6.75 × 6.75 × 0.65 inShipping dimensions:6.75 × 6.75 × 0.65 inPublished:September 1, 2015Publisher:Scholastic Canada LtdLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1443146250

ISBN - 13:9781443146258


Rated 4 out of 5 by from Lovely Canadian It doesn't get much more Canadian than this! Go Leafs Go!
Date published: 2017-11-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from my kids love this! We love this Canadian take on a classic christmas song!
Date published: 2017-11-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from love it Super cute and intertaning
Date published: 2017-11-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Canadian Christmas! This was recommended by my daughter's preschool teacher and we couldn't be happier. It's so fun with all the Canadian content. It's wonderful to instill Canadian pride in our little ones at a young age :)
Date published: 2017-02-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Canadian Twist! A very funny and enjoyable read for a Canadian twist on the 12 days of Christmas. Would recommend all books by Helaine Becker.
Date published: 2016-11-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from So much fun! This is an excellent and fun book to sing along with...not just for the kids but the parents as well. The Canadian content of this book makes it unique and will surely be an annual hit with kids of all ages. I love this book!
Date published: 2016-11-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Seriously wonderful and funny book! My kids love this book at all times of the year. Pictures are beautiful with so much to look at. Enjoy the 12 days of Christmas Canadian Style - from animals, to people to, sports!
Date published: 2015-12-08

Editorial Reviews

Praise for A Porcupine in a Pine Tree:

"It's virtually impossible to resist singing along." -Quill and Quire

"A super-serving of Canadiana in perfect time for the holidays . . . quite irresistible." -CM