The Valley of the Christmas Trees by David Rucker
Approx. 5,250 words.
Published on March 2, 2010.
All dressed up and no place to go? Not so fast!
Christmas trees have a life too. Magic sparkle dust from the wands of Christmas eve gnomes transports them all, for one hour only, to The Valley of the Christmas Trees. Contests, present making, and the annual parade await. How do we know this to be true? Read this account of a young boy and his unusual Christmas Eve adventure. Ages 8 and up.