JINGLE BELLS, HOMEWORK SMELLS

Diane de Groat, Author, Diane de Groat, Illustrator . HarperTrophy $5.99 (32p) ISBN 978-0-688-17545-0

The opossum star of Trick or Treat, Smell My Feet gets distracted by the traditional festivities of the season and daydreams of Santa's impending visit. "Once again, deGroat gets childhood feelings just right," wrote PW. Ages 4-8. (Oct.)