The Creation of Santa Calls

William Joyce discusses his inspiration and creative process for his picture book Santa Calls. Santa Calls follows three kids as they venture to the North Pole to help Santa defeat an army of evil elves in this holiday classic from the brilliant mind that brought you The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore. This reissue of William Joyce’s epic Christmas adventure now comes complete with lift-the-flap letters from Santa himself! For more on bestselling author/illustrator William Joyce visit