Merry Christmas, Geronimo! : 12 (Geronimo Stilton #12) is the twelfth volume of the Geronimo Stilton series, which is a popular series in the genre of children's fiction. The stories of this series are told by Geronimo, the title character of the series, and he is credited as the author. However, the concept of this unique fictional world of New Mouse City was conceived by Elisabetta Dami, who is a children's author from Italy. Unlike his sister, Thea, Geronimo easily scared and doesn't want to get involved into any exciting adventures. In Merry Christmas, Geronimo!, Geronimo is super excited about Christmas as Benjamin, his beloved nephew is about to come to his place and both of them are planning an exciting party. Scholastic Inc. published the first edition of this book on 1st October, 2004.
An exciting, yet funny adventure is something that can be found in all the Geronimo Stilton books, and this twelfth volume, is not an exception. Geronimo has planned to put up a lot of Christmas decorations as well as eat delicious foods, along with Benjamin. While he is getting ready for this big party on Christmas Eve, a series of disasters start to happen. It begins when he attempts to help a truck driver who has spilled a load of candy, all over the street. While doing so, Geronimo breaks one of his paws. After that, he goes to help an aged mouse who is going to cross the street, and during this, his tail is run over. Again, when the ambulance comes, Geronimo falls from the stretcher. With so many injuries and bruises, Geronimo is no longer in the mood to celebrate Christmas, but for Benjamin, he is a hero. Is there something worse that can happen to him? This book is available online, and you can buy from any online bookstore that is listed on this page.
The engaging narrative style of Merry Christmas, Geronimo! is what makes the book an interesting read among all the children who are fond of reading the books of Geronimo Stilton series. The colourful illustrations and the unique format that is followed throughout the book, makes it visually attractive as well. It is a 122 page book, and is written in English. The ISBN 10 is 043955974X for this book, while the ISBN 13 is 9780439559744.