Night Before Christmas in Paris-Betty Lou Phillips, Roblyn Herndon

  • Title: Night Before Christmas in Paris
  • Author: Betty Lou Phillips, Roblyn Herndon
  • Released: 2012-07-01
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  • Pages: 32
  • ISBN: 142363053X
  • ISBN13: 978-1423630531
  • ASIN: 142363053X


About the Author

Award-winning designer and best-selling author, Betty Lou Phillips is a professional member of the American Society of Interior Designers. With projects from New York to California, her work has been featured in countless magazines, as well as in her numerous home design books on French and Italian style. Interiors by Design--her 13th design book-is the ultimate guide to home décor. Additionally, she has appeared on the Christopher Lowell Show and the Oprah Winfrey Show. She lives in Dallas, Texas.

Betty Lou Phillips is the author of Emily Goes Wild!, an illustrated children's book, and co-author of The Night Before Christmas in Paris. Later this year Gibbs Smith Publisher will release her Night Before Christmas in New York and Night Before Christmas in Texas.

Roblyn Herndon is a freelance writer living in Houston, Texas.

Excerpt. © Reprinted by permission. All rights reserved.

Twas the week before Christmas! All over the world The children were breathless as visions unfurled Of the magical time when their dreams would take flight And the sweet sound of sleigh bells would ring in the night.

But Santa was frantic-he wasn't elated, For his dear Mrs. Claus could not be located. The lists were not finished; the maps were a mess, And where to deliver was anyone's guess.

Santa's sweet wife was indeed indispensable. To question her value was quite reprehensible. She took care of Santa, the man she revered. She ironed his red outfit and trimmed his white beard.

But she'd flown off to Paris one day in September For a Fashion Week peek and she'd vowed to remember To fly back at once after sampling the food, Enhancing her wardrobe, and lifting her mood.