In the tradition of The Snowman and The Polar Express, this cozy Nordic tale is filled with extraordinary photographs to bring to mind the magic feeling of Christmas. written by Lori Evert and illustrated with photographs by Per Breiehagen.

Long ago, a brave little girl named Anja wanted to be one of Santa’s elves. So she leaves a note for her family and helps her elderly neighbor prepare for the holiday, then she straps on her skis, and heads out into the snowy landscape. From a red bird to a polar bear to a reindeer, a menagerie of winter animals help Anja make her way to Santa. This is the perfect book for the holiday season.