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Amazon's American Girl Story — Maryellen 1955: Extraordinary Christmas trailer released

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Amazon is time-travelling back to the 1950s for an American Girl holiday special.

The Amazon Kids special, titled An American Girl Story – Maryellen 1955: Extraordinary Christmas is about American Girl’s BeForever character Maryellen Larkin, who lives in Daytona Beach, Fla. She wants to find the thing that will make her stand out in her big family, so when a family friend who has Polio stays with them during his treatment, she sets her mind to helping polio patients have an amazing Christmas.

Alyvia Alyn Lind (Dolly Parton’s Coat of Many Colors) stars as Maryellen and Mary McCormack (House of Lies) plays her mother. Best Coast wrote an original song, “Every Day,” for the special.

The special and song will be released on Amazon Prime Video on Nov. 25. Check out the heartwarming trailer, featuring fantastic fashion, above. 

The Amazon Kids holiday lineup also includes The Snowy Day and If You Give a Mouse a Christmas Cookie.