Following her intrepid visit to Hollywood, our favourite anteater is back for another adventure. When Alice reads about Christmas in a magazine she realises that she and her fellow anteaters have been missing out. Why don't anteaters get Christmas presents? No one in the jungle can tell her, so to find the answer, she sets off on a hazardous journey to the icy North, in search of Father Christmas himself! A warm-hearted Christmas story that is sure to delight.
Karen Wallace has published many children's books, including Think of an Eelwhich won the Emil Kurt Maschler Award. Her first novel for older readers, Raspberries on the Yangtzewas shortlisted for the Guardian Ficition Prize and her last Teen novel The Unrivalled Spangleswas shortlisted for the Teenage Book Prize.