Lyman Frank Baum (1856 – 1919), better known by his pen name L. Frank Baum, was an American author chiefly known for his children's books, particularly “The Wonderful Wizard of Oz”. He wrote thirteen novel sequels, nine other fantasy novels, and a lot of other works. His stories have formed the basis for such popular films as “The Wizard of Oz” and “Oz the Great and Powerful” continue to fascinate and enchant both children and adults to this day.
Christmas is widely considered as the most wonderful time of the year for many reasons. It is amazing time when we think of old traditions, Santa Claus and presents, a beautiful festival that unites our families. And Christmas stories help us to feel the joy of the holiday season like no other.
“How Claus Made the First Toy” is a short story from “The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus” collection published in 1902. It is a wonderful book that tells about Santa Claus, his friends and his adventures. Nice and enjoyable it will help parents to answer to children's questions about Santa Claus. This amazing story written by world-famous story teller is highly recommended for Christmas season reading!