A Very Fiona Christmas Book Signing The Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden is thrilled to invite children of all ages to a special book signing of the latest book about its most famous resident, Fiona the hippo, on December 12, 2019. Published by Zonderkidz, the children’s division of Zondervan, A Very Fiona Christmas features charming artwork from New York Times bestselling illustrator and Cincinnati native, Richard Cowdrey. Join everyone’s favorite hippo, Fiona, and all her loveable animal friends for their first heartwarming Christmas adventure through the zoo to find the answer to the question, “What’s Christmas?” This fun and whimsical book is the perfect read-aloud for fans of Fiona (and hippos) everywhere! A follow-up to the New York Times bestselling Fiona the Hippo picture book comes A Very Fiona Christmas! It’s Fiona the hippo’s very first Christmas, and the zoo is sparkling with holiday spirit. When the adorable little hippo asks her friends, “What’s Christmas?” they set out to show her all the wonders and excitement of the season. With each new experience, Fiona lets out a snort, wiggles her ears, and asks, “Is THIS Christmas?” Amidst the snow, twinkling lights, mistletoe, and stockings, Fiona ends up meeting a new friend at the zoo who helps her discover the true meaning of the holiday: Love. Snuggle up with your little ones and join Fiona and her adorable animal friends for a heartwarming holiday romp through the zoo. A Very Fiona Christmas is available at your favorite online retailer and in stores. Or you can order on the Zoo’s website here.