The Little Yellow Digger Saves Christmas

“I’m driving to your school play,
but I’ve had some awful luck.
The mountainside came tumbling down
and swallowed up my truck.
I’m sorry, I can’t get to you.
I am completely STUCK.”

As a small country school prepares for its Christmas end-of-year show, they get a call from ‘Santa,’ who is on his way to the hall when he runs into a spot of trouble!

Fortunately, the Little Yellow Digger is on hand to rescue Santa and his truck full of presents.

Written by Peter Gilderdale and illustrated by Fifi Colston

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Betty and Alan Gilderdale’s son, Peter, has written an all-new Little Yellow Digger story with all-new illustrations, in the style of the late Alan Gilderdale, by the talented Fifi Colston.
• Bestselling series with over 650,000 books in print!
• Peter Gilderdale has inherited his mother’s great story-telling ability and faultless sense of rhyme and rhythm
• Fifi Colston has done a fabulous job of illustrating the story in a style that fits with others in the series
• Children will delight in finding out how Santa will manage to solve his transportation problem
Little Yellow Digger fans will love this new school-based story with its Christmas-time theme

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Dimensions 21.5 × 26.5 cm
First published



Softcover edition



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Published by

Scholastic NZ

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