Author(s): Eloise (ILT) Esther; Wilkin Wilkin
A cherished Christmas classic is back in print to celebrate 75 years of Little Golden Books! What did Santa leave for Baby? Let's go in and see. . . . This sweet rhyming story from 1959, illustrated by beloved Golden Book artist Eloise Wilkin, shows the presents that Santa brought for Baby's first Christmas: "A rocking horse, a bouncy swing, a shovel and a pail, a rubber duck, a little boat for Baby dear to sail . . ." Babies will love to look at this adorable baby playing with his toys and enjoying his first Christmas!
ESTHER WILKIN (1903-1985) was Eloise Wilkin's sister. She wrote several Little Golden Books for Eloise Wilkin to illustrate, including Baby Listens. ELOISE WILKIN (1904-1987) illustrated dozens of classic Little Golden Books in her long career, including The Christmas Story, The Christmas ABC, Baby Listens, and Wonders of Nature. Known and loved for her beautifully detailed paintings of the natural world and cherubic children, she helped make Little Golden Books iconic. Her Little Golden Books My Little Golden Book About God and Prayers for Children have never been out of print.