Adventure along with talented, teenaged singing sensation Mandy Barrington as she experiences what most only dream about. Seeking to escape the blustery winter weather, Mandy is ready to celebrate the holidays with her family and friends in a tropical paradise. On her seventy-acre island, Mandy is welcomed by her special animal friends; she is glad to be home again. She enjoys the carefree island life as well as the more adventurous activities of the annual Christmas Cannonball Run car race, offshore powerboat racing, and hiking and camping in the jungle. Aside from ditching the very persistent paparazzi, the tropical retreat is just what Mandy had in mind. But days before Christmas, a crisis hits Mandy's community. The local Santa Claus has disappeared, and authorities believe he's been kidnapped. The locals ask Mandy, her family, and friends to use their connections to help solve this mystery. After a peek into Mandy's world, readers will be eager to know where her adventures will take them next.