Each book in this elementary-level multicultural series explores, in a very simple fashion, the foods, words, inventions, toys, games and sports, religions, music, and crafts that a specific country has contributed to the world.Ho! Ho! Ho! The Netherlands is the birthplace of Santa Claus, doughnuts, the Holstein cow, clogs, the thermostat, Gouda cheese, and bowling! Bet you didn't know that before!