It's Christmas Eve and it's snowing like crazy! Fred, Lucy, McDuff and the baby are all waiting for Santa but Fred is worried that Santa won't be able to make it through such snowy weather. Full of hope, everyone goes to bed - except for McDuff. Ears perked and tail wagging, McDuff watches and woofs through the night. Could it be that he knows something Fred and Lucy don't?
Rosemary Wells' career as an author and illustrator spans more than 30 years and 60 books. She has won numerous awards, and has given readers such unforgettable characters as Max and Ruby, Noisy Nora and Yoko. Susan Jeffers has received numerous awards including the Caldecott Honor, the Society of Illustrators Awards of Merit and the ABBY American Booksellers Best Book award.