You can pre-order Matt Lucas’s brand new festive musical book – The Boy Who Slept Through Christmas and it has over 20 original songs to listen to…
Get ready for a Christmas adventure you’ll never forget as multi-award-winning comedian, writer, and actor, Matt Lucas brings us his brand new musical novel which is crammed with family, friendship and a big dollop of festive magic.
Let’s face it on a cold winter’s day even the kids don’t want to be trailing through Christmas markets or heading out to the local festive show which is why we can’t wait to get our hands on Matt Lucas’s new novel which quite literally brings holiday entertainment straight to your little ones’ home.
The Boy Who Slept Through Christmas will include over 20 original songs, written and recorded by Matt Lucas to accompany the story, bringing the joy of a musical to book form and what’s even better? you can pre-order today from Amazon for £12.99.
Releasing on 28th September, it follows Christmas fan Leo, who is determined to make this Christmas absolutely perfect because it’s the first one without his Mum. When things go wrong Leo wishes Christmas would just GO AWAY, but when his wish comes true, and he wakes up on Boxing Day having missed the big day he sets out on a mission to bring Christmas back.
Will Leo be able to bring Christmas back or has the big day gone forever? We’ve already got our copy on pre-order to find out.
Lucas said: “I’ve loved working with Farshore on my picture books and non-fiction, and am delighted to be releasing my first novel with them – and it’s a musical one, with over 20 songs in it. It’s been a joy writing this book and creating original songs to bring the story to life. I hope readers enjoy going on this festive adventure with Leo as much as I have!”
Matt isn’t the only celebrity author to announce a brand new Christmas book as Tom Fletcher has also revealed the fourth instalment of everyone’s favourite Christmasaurus and his friend William Trundle – A Christmasaurus Carol, which you can also pre-order today.
We’re pretty sure this is going to be one of our top Children’s Christmas books for 2023.
The Boy Who Slept Through Christmas publishes 28th September 2023, £12.99, HB, age 8+