What if Christmas was lost to the world forever?

What if an evil force threatened the magic of every child’s favourite time of year?

Eleven year old George Thomas learns he has a magical gift, given to him by none other than Father Christmas himself. As George and his family enjoy the run up to Christmas, a dark threat begins to cast a shadow over the festivities. It is down to George to save Christmas from those who hate the festive season and its true meaning.

Travelling to spectacular ice palaces, enchanted forests and festive workshops, George races to learn the extent of his own power. As Christmas Day approaches, he must delve deeper into the mysteries surrounding Christmas and face a terrible decision that only he can make in order to save the magic of Christmas before it is too late.

Curl up and travel with George to live the Christmas spirit. The Magic of Christmas is the debut novel from Chris Phethean, and is a heart-warming and exciting story of one boy’s remarkable adventure. It is a story of family, friendship and trust – and of good versus evil. This is a story with Christmas at its very heart.

Coming soon, the sequel to the 2016 novel ‘The Magic of Christmas’ comes the next chapter in George’s quest to save Christmas. ‘The Spirit of Christmas‘ sees George face an unimaginable plot to destroy Christmas, and brings him face to face with a terrible, awful enemy…

Chris Phethean

Chris Phethean is the author of The Magic of Christmas. He writes children’s fantasy and adventure stories, while dreaming of writing full-time one day. More about him…