Holiday Gift Guide Feature
30 years ago a brilliant Christmas story came to life and today we still recognize the illustrations and tale of the Polar Express train arriving at the door of a young boy to take him on a magical journey he will never forget. To celebrate 30 years there are a lot of fun celebrations happening and I have detailed them all in this post!
Celebrate with the 30th Anniversary Edition Book
Chris Van Allsburg illustrates this book with a new jacket design and an expanded interior layout that brings the entire scene to life across 2 pages. With this edition you get a letter from Van Allsburg, downloadable audio read by Liam Neeson and a golden keepsake ornament.
Share a hashtag, Donate a book
Thousands of copies of The Polar Express will be donated to Christmas in the City, a nonprofit organization that helps families in need. Every time the hashtag #ReadandBelieve is used on any social media platform, we’ll donate a copy of the book – so please spread the word on Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, Instagram, Pinterest and anywhere else you’re posting! Visit our Pinterest page for all the details at www.pinterest.com/hmhkids/
Win a trip to Colorado to ride The Polar Express
You can win an all-expenses paid trip for your family of four to ride The Polar Express™ Train Ride in Durango, Colorado. The prize includes airfare, hotel, ski tickets, and the Polar Express train tickets. For information on the sweepstakes (running Oct. 15 through December 31, 2015) and the train rides, visit http://polarexpress.com.
1 lucky reader will win a copy of The Polar Express Book. Enter below. Open to US and ends on 11/27.