Author(s): Lori Evert
The creators of the bestselling picture book The Christmas Wish bring us another original board book featuring the adorable husky puppy from The Brave Little Puppy.Here is the newest Nordic adventure by the creators of the New York Times bestseller The Christmas Wish-this one as a board book for the littlest listeners. The star of The Christmas Wish, Anja, has an adorable husky puppy named Birki. Birki wishes he were good at something . . . anything! After all, sheep give Anja wool for her clothes, goats and cows give her milk, and the reindeer pull her family's sleigh. But what can Birki do? He has the most important job of all-he's Anja's best friend! a Husband-and-wife duo Lori Evert and Per Breiehagen give us another breathtaking photographic adventure set in Per's homeland, Norway. In a starred review, Publishers Weekly said of The Christmas Wish, oRosy-cheeked Anja looks like she's stepped out of a fairy tale, and Breiehagen's delicious photographs create the sense that magic is very real.o a aPraise for The Christmas Wish- a The Children's Book Review a oDreams have never been so photogenic.o -
LORI EVERT is the author ofaThe New York TimesabestselleraThe Christmas Wish,aThe Tiny Wish,aThe Reindeer WishaandaThe Brave Puppy.aShe and her family created The Wish books together. They split their time between Minnesota and Norway.PER BREIEHAGEN is an award-winning, internationally acclaimed photographer from Norway. His credits includeaNational Geographic,aAudubon, andaThe New York Times Magazine.aHe created the images for The Wish Books with his daughter, Anja, and wife, Lori Evert.