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The night before Christmas

The night before Christmas

Moore, Clement Clarke, 1779-1863, author; Basic, Zdenko, artist; Ŝumberac, Manuel, artist

This glorious publication sees Clement C. Moore's timeless verse brought to life with stunning artwork that is sure to bring visions of sugarplums to everyone's head!

Paperback, Book. English.
New edition]
Published London: Hodder Children's Books, 2014
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Available at Hereford.

  • Hereford – One available in Junior Fiction

    Barcode Shelfmark Loan type Status
    74000677110X Junior Fiction Junior Picture Book Available


Statement of responsibility: written by Clement C. Moore
Edition statement: illustrated by Zdenko Basic and Manuel Ŝumberac.
ISBN: 1444902431, 9781444902433
Intended audience: Preschool.
Note: This edition originally published: 2013.
Physical Description: 26 unnumbered pages : chiefly illustrations (colour) ; 28 cm
Subject: Picture Books.; Christmas poetry.; Early Years.

Author note

Clement C. Moore, an American writer and poet, is best known for this poem, which he wrote for his children and published anonymously in New York's 'Sentinel' on December 23rd 1823.

Zdenko Basic received a prize at the first Croatian Biennale of Illustration and also won the Best Young Artist in Croatia award. In addition to his books, Zdenko works as a costume designer, scenographer and graphic designer.

Manuel Sumberac is an illustrator and animator who has won awards for his animated films and music videos. He was born and lives in Croatia.