Letter from Santa Claus

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1940s & '50s

Robin W Jones

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It's the winter of 1949 and five year old Robin is very sick with pneumonia. His family takes him to the Toronto hospital where he receives good care from the nurses and doctors. Though his father works hard during the day, he is always sure to visit Robin and read him some stories. One night,dad wakes Robin to share a special letter he received. It's from Santa Claus, and it tells the little boy about the exciting things happening at the North Pole in preparation for Christmas. That heartwarming letter from Santa is just what Robin needs to get better and leave the hospital in time for Christmas.


Young Adult, Fantasy, Religious, Children's, Drama, Family,Bi-racial

Short Summary

The main set up is Robin being in the hospital with his father reading him stories and then the letter from Santa which brings us to the North Pole and the wonders of being an elf for Santa. We also learn about what happens when a child dies and goes to heaven and the options you are given.


Toronto, Ontario Canada

Based on a True Story


Plot - Premise

Voyage and Return

Plot - Other Elements

Happy Ending, Meaningful Message

Mature Audience Themes

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Main Character Details

Name: Robin and LeRoy

Age: 5

Gender: Male

Role: Emotional

Key Traits: Charming, Faithful, Gracious, Honorable, Modest

Additional Character Details

Name: LeRoy

Age: 32

Gender: Male

Role: Mentor

Key Traits: Engaging, Faithful, Religious, Selfless, Confident, Modest, Charming, Extraordinary Powers and Abilities, Leader, Strong Moral Code, Funny, Gracious, Honorable, Aspiring, Educated, Empathetic, Flexible

Additional Character Details

Name: Santa Claus

Age: 750

Gender: Male

Role: Mentor

Key Traits: Charming, Engaging, Outspoken, Selfless, Visionary, Aspiring, Confident, Decisive, Gracious, Complex, Empathetic, Faithful, Funny, Honorable, Modest, Beautiful, Extraordinary Powers and Abilities, Flexible, Heroic, Leader, Sophisticated

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About The Author

Target Audiences

Age: 7-12

Target Gender: Universal

Group Specific

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Publishing Details

Status: Yes: with a Publisher

Publisher: iUniverse

Year Published: 110817

Hard Copy Available



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