Bio: Marion MacDonald is the writing team of Marion Hofmann and Ingelise MacDonald. Their stories were initially designed to amuse their children, who were quick to offer advice and suggestions. Ingelise, her husband and two daughters live in Richmond, B.C. Marion, her husband, two daughters and a son now live in Prince George, B. C. They both have taught elementary and secondary school for years. They continue to collaborate through e-mail and long distance calls, and are planning more adventures for Lora and Jamie.
Christmas is an exciting and magical time especially in the Winter Wonderland. Children come to this part of the department store to look at the toys and to tell Santa their wishes. Eleven year old Lora has been given the opportunity to work as an elf in the Winter Wonderland. Her twelve year old cousin, Jamie, runs general errands. The children have been promised new skis in return for helping out in the store during this busy season. The department store is robbed of an underinsured collection... more info>>