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- Birki is the husky puppy Santa gives Anja in The Reindeer Wish. He is her best friend and they share many adventures in The Brave Little Puppy, The Puppy’s Wish and The Polar Bear Wish.
- The star of The Christmas Wish, Anja, has an adorable husky puppy named Birki. Birki wishes he were good at something . . . anything! After all, sheep give Anja wool for her clothes, goats and cows give her milk, and the reindeer pull her family’s sleigh. But what can Birki do? He has the most important job of all—he’s Anja’s best friend
- Husband-and-wife duo Lori Evert and Per Breiehagen bring us another breathtaking photographic adventure set in Per’s homeland, Norway. In a starred review, Publishers Weekly said of The Christmas Wish, “Rosy-cheeked Anja looks like she’s stepped out of a fairy tale, and Breiehagen’s delicious photographs create the sense that magic is very real.”
- Made of resin, ribbon attached
- Measures: 1.5"w x 2"h.
Lori Evert, Per Breiehagen, and their daughter, Anja, collaborated as a family to create the photographic fairy tale stories of a little girl’s imaginative adventures in a collection of beloved children’s books; The New York times Bestseller, The Chr istmas Wish, The Tiny Wish and The Reindeer Wish. Lori is a prop, set, and wardrobe stylist who loves telling stories with pictures. She enjoys books, travel, and being Anja’s mother. Per is an award-winning photographer who grew up in the small moun tain town of Ål, Norway, where he spent his childhood exploring the dramatic landscapes near his home, and whose credits include National Geographic, Audubon and The New York Times Magazine. Anja really is kind and brave. She is a talented musician a nd soccer player who spends her free time reading, playing and exploring outdoors with her friends and family. The family hopes their books will inspire wonder, kindness, and a love for animals and nature