Santa! A Scanimation picture book

Rufus Butler Seder

Book - 2013

Rhyming text follows Santa Claus as he has fun doing eveything from hula-hooping to cartwheeling through the snow. Striped acetate overlays on board pages give illustrations the illusion of movement.

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Series
Scanimation picture book
Subjects
Genres
Board books
Toy and movable books
Stories in rhyme
Picture books
Published
New York, NY : Workman Publishing 2013.
Language
English
Item Description
Cover title.
Physical Description
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 19 cm
ISBN
9780761177258
0761177256
Main Author
Rufus Butler Seder (-)
Review by Publisher Summary 1

Employs the animated technology behind such best-sellers as Gallop! and Wizard of Oz Scanimation in a lively story that features a playful Scanimation Santa who hula-hoops, juggles, rides a unicycle, blows enormous bubbles and more.

Review by Publisher Summary 2

Santa Claus performs zany actions, including riding a unicycle, juggling candy canes, and doing backflips, in a book where striped acetate overlays on board pages give illustrations the illusion of movement.

Review by Publisher Summary 3

Rhyming text follows Santa Claus as he has fun doing eveything from hula-hooping to cartwheeling through the snow. Striped acetate overlays on board pages give illustrations the illusion of movement.

Review by Publisher Summary 4

Santa Claus is going to town! Marrying the magic of Scanimation with the universally beloved figure of Santa Claus, Santa! is a holiday book unlike any other.It presents a Santa that readers have never seen before—acrobatic, playful, a little mischievous, filled with joyful energy. Here’s Santa hula-hooping. Santa juggling. Santa doing cartwheels and Santa on a unicycle. Children, as they did with Gallop!, will want to imitate Santa’s irresistibly happy motions. The grown-ups will be unable to stop smiling—it’s hard to imagine a cooler character than this jolly St. Nick as he runs, spins, gyrates, backflips, and blows big bubbles.Scanimation is the technology behind the instant New York Times best-selling series that started with Gallop!, to most recently The Wizard of Oz. Author and inventor Rufus Butler Seder continues to refine the Scanimations, with ever more smooth-flowing and detailed moving images—perfectly applied, in this case, to the irresistible figure of Santa Claus.