In a time when we're disconnected from old traditions, reawaken your family's Christmas customs with this heartwarming story. Tero Isokauppila shares the hand-illustrated story of a 10-year old girl discovering the magical history of Santa Claus.
After reading you'll know the truth about: How reindeer fly through the sky, What made pine trees a quintessential part of holiday preparation, Why elves got roped into the scheme.
Hint: A mushroom plays an unexpected, key role in the beloved tale With original artwork by Juho Heinola, Santa Sold Shrooms will have loved ones of all ages on the edge of their seat.
"Of all the beings in the world the mushroom is the wiser of us all. A universal consciousness of unparalleled universal benefit. Anyone seeking knowledge and greater understanding of self will find this book inspirational."
—Reggie Watts, Singer, Musician, Actor & Comedian
"Our family loved this fascinating look into the history of some of the most beloved Christmas traditions; including why Santa comes down a chimney, leaves gifts in stockings and even the reason for the Christmas tree!"
—Katie Wells, Founder of WellnessMama.com
"The true story behind the legend of Santa Claus will bring a whole new dimension of jolly cheer to your celebration of Christmas. It's one of the best stories you will ever get to read."
—Aubrey Marcus, Founder/CEO of Onnit, New York Times Bestselling Author
"Reading this feels like experiencing the magic of Christmas all over again. Bring on the holidays; Santa was a mushroom shaman."
—Justin Boreta, Founding member of The Glitch Mob
"I had no idea the real story of the Sami Santa but hearing it blew me away! From the reindeer to the presents under the pine trees, it's a story everyone needs to hear!"
—Aaron Homoki, Professional Skateboarder
Tero Isokauppila (author): Tero is the founder of Four Sigmatic, a nature-centric Finnish-American company specializing in functional mushrooms, superfoods, and adaptogens. Professional napper, California resident, and chocolate crafter, Tero frequently channels his middle name Tapio, the Finnish god of forests, animals, and mystics. Santa Sold Shrooms is Tero’s second book.
Juho Heinola (illustrations):
Artist and designer, with a weekly newspaper comic, Juho (pronounced like U-Haul, just drop the L) is an Art Director at Four Sigmatic, and co-founder of the Creative Agency Snou. His favorite Christmas tradition is to play a video game where an Italian plumber tries to collect functional mushrooms to gain super powers to better fight monsters.