Keep the excitement of Christmas alive inside your child with The Elf on the Shelf a Christmas Tradition book set. It comes with a magical story that explains how Santa's scout elves help him manage his naughty and nice lists. Each book comes as part of a box set that also includes one of Santa's scout elves, whose job is to watch during the day and report to Santa every night. Upon returning from their nightly journeys, the scout elves hide and wait for children to find them. Each day during the holiday season you hide the elf and have children search for him. Make this beloved children's storybook and activity part of your family's Christmas tradition for years to come.