Tag Archives: Holidays

Fallen

Author: Lauren Kate Publisher: Delacorte Books for Young Readers Product Description There’s something achingly familiar about Daniel Grigori. Mysterious and aloof, he captures Luce Price’s attention from the moment she sees him on her first day at the Sword & Cross boarding school in sultry Savannah, Georgia. He’s the one bright spot in a place […]

Unplug the Christmas machine: How to have the Christmas you’ve always wanted

Author: Jo Robinson Publisher: Quill

Moving Windows: The Very First Christmas

Author: Juliet David Publisher: Candle Books Product Description A pop-up 3-D window on every spread and moving characters allow children to interact with the Christmas story as they follow the story from the “Good News to Mary” through “Presents for Baby Jesus.”

Celebrating Christmas Around the World

Author: Herbert H. Wernecke Publisher: Westminster John Knox Pr

An Amish Christmas Coloring Book

Author: Cheryl Benner Publisher: Good Books

The Young Oxford Book of Christmas Poems

Author: Publisher: Oxford Univ Pr Childrens Books Product Description This is a wonderful collection of poems for older children at Christmas. Starting with the Advent season in the cold of winter, the book travels through the joys and mysteries of Christmas. It moves from cards to carols, bells to angels, holy to stars, trees to […]

A Christmas Dinner

Rating: (8 reviews) Author: Charles Dickens Publisher: Red Rock Press Product Description Charles Dickens penned this sketch in December, 1835 as his conception of an ideal Yuletide gathering. Dickens, who may have invented the modern notion of Christmas, had lively ideas about what a family Christmas should be—down to how preparations should be shared, what […]

Lars Arctic Christmas Advent Calendar

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Hans de Beer Publisher: NorthSouth Product Description The latest Advent Calendar from Hans de Beer! Lars, the Little Polar Bear is happy ensconced on a Christmas Tree shaped ice floe surrounded by gaily wrapped presents and friends. Lars has graced several of our best-selling Advent calendars over the years, as well […]

First Christmas, The (Candle Playbook)

Author: Juliet David Publisher: Candle Books Product Description Kids can peer through the peepholes and read the story of this wonderful, interactive book that follows Mary and Joseph to the stable in Bethlehem. Toddlers learn the real story of Christmas as they read and play with this sturdy board book.

Thank You, God, for Christmas (Happy Day Coloring Bks)

Author: Standard Publishing Publisher: Standard Pub

The Christmas Books: Volume 1: A Christmas Carol and The Chimes (Penguin English Library)

Author: Charles Dickens Publisher: Penguin Classics Product Description In October 1843, Dickens hit upon the idea of writing a story that would not only celebrate Christmas but alert people to the desperate needs of England’s poor. “The Christmas Carol” was the result. “The Chimes” is a topical satire set on New Year’s Eve.

T’was the Night Before Christmas and Other Seasonal Favorites (Metropolitan Museum of Art Publications)

Author: William Lach Publisher: Harry N. Abrams Product Description A holiday keepsake featuring magnificent art from the Met Perfect for gift-giving, this beautiful volume of holiday writings is lavishly illustrated with artwork from the collection of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Through holiday-rich artwork-from a medieval stained-glass window, a Currier and Ives print, and Arthur […]

The Miracle of Christmas

Author: Charles Dickens Publisher: Peter Pauper Press

A Crime for Christmas (Nancy Drew & Hardy Boys Super Mysteries #2)

Rating: (15 reviews) Author: Carolyn Keene Publisher: Simon Pulse Product Description Nancy Drew teams up with the Hardy boys in New York to find a pair of big-time cat burglars who are expected to hit a museum next.

Christmas Songs Sing Alg (Golden Sing Along)

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Golden Books Publisher: Golden Books

Ministry Ideas for Celebrating Advent and Christmas with Teens, Families, and Parishes

Author: Janet Claussen Publisher: Saint Mary’s Press Product Description For many people, the secular preparation time for Christmas takes precedence over the spiritual meaning of the season. Once Christmas arrives, the spiritual significance is lost amid the boxes and ribbons. Most Catholics don’t realize that the season extends all the way through Epiphany to the […]

Christmas in Mexico (Christmas Around the World) ((Christmas Around the World Ser.))

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Publisher: World Book Product Description Each 80-page Christmas Around the World book includes full narratives explaining the customs of the region covered, photography and illustrations, special sections of native songs, recipes, and fun-to-do crafts.

Christmas Alphabet Cards

Rating: (40 reviews) Author: Robert Sabuda Publisher: Running Press Product Description With “Season’s Greetings” written on the inside of each card, and 26 of renowned pop-up artist Robert Sabuda’s intricate and eye-catching designs, there is a card in this beautiful set for every letter of the alphabet. Based on Sabuda’s best-selling children’s book The Christmas […]

Bear’s Berry Christmas (Bear in the Big Blue House)

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Kitty Richards Publisher: Simon Spotlight Product Description Discover all the little things that make the holidays so berry special! Everyone at the Big Blue House has the holiday spirit and is having a lot of fun decorating and baking. But when Jack, a lonely stray dog, shows up, how can Bear […]

The Twelve Days of Christmas : A Pop-Up Celebration

Rating: (27 reviews) Author: Robert Sabuda Publisher: Little Simon Product Description The timeless song of the The Twelve Days of Christmas springs to life in this lavish pop-up edition by award-winning author, artist, and paper engineer Robert Sabuda. Sure to be a classic, this elegant keepsake will be treasured by all, each and every holiday […]

Fun with Christmas Stencils (Dover Little Activity Books)

Author: A. G. Smith Publisher: Dover Publications Product Description Six open stencils (no cutting or punching out needed) let youngsters trace and color a candy cane, Santa, bell, snowflake, Christmas tree, stocking.

A Christmas Carol Special Edition: The Charles Dickens Classic with Christian Insights and Discussion Questions for Groups and Families by Stephen Skelton

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Charles Dickens Publisher: Standard Publishing Product Description Celebrate the season with Scrooge, Bob Cratchit, Tiny Tim, Jacob Marley, and the Spirits of Christmas Past, Present, and Future—and discover how the greatest Christmas classic was based on the greastest story ever told. This special edition includes the complete text of A Christmas […]

‘Twas the Night Before Christmas Advent Calendar

Rating: (5 reviews) Author: Publisher: NorthSouth Product Description A Santa and all of his reindeer are silhouetted against the snowcovered forest as they fly through the air in this traditional advent calendar.

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B Is for Bethlehem: A Christmas Alphabet Board Book

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Isabel Wilner Publisher: Dutton Juvenile Product Description Tender and joyful, this alphabet board book tells the story of Jesus’ birth in graceful couplets. Radiant collage art shimmers with all the glad expectancy of the Christmas season. The original picture book edition was an American Bookseller Pick of the Lists and a […]

Eric Carle Animal Flash Cards (Eric Carle)

Rating: (5 reviews) Author: Eric Carle Publisher: Chronicle Books Book Description These beautiful flash cards, featuring artist and author Eric Carle’s familiar animal illustrations, serve as a lovely introduction to the ABCs. Printed on thick, sturdy board, they are perfect for small hands to hold and are equally suited for hanging on the wall in […]

Baby Jesus is Here!: A Really Woolly & Friends Christmas Story (Really Woolly Series)

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Thomas Nelson Publisher: Thomas Nelson Book Description The really cute, really popular Really WoollyTM series presents its latest: a heartwarming story that proclaims, “Baby Jesus is Here!” This adorable little board book features a die-cut cover and woolly little lambs for kids to touch and feel. Share the amazing story of […]

Christmas in Britain (Christmas Around the World) (Christmas Around the World Series)

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Corinne Ross Publisher: World Book Book Description Each 80-page Christmas Around the World book includes full narratives explaining the customs of the region covered, photography and illustrations, special sections of native songs, recipes, and fun-to-do crafts.

Christmas “Book at Bedtime” (BBC Radio 4)

Author: Laurie Lee, Charles Dickens, H.C. Andersen Publisher: BBC Audiobooks

Christmas in Brazil (Christmas Around the World) (Christmas Around the World from World Book)

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: World Book Encyclopedia Publisher: World Book Book Description Each 80-page Christmas Around the World book includes full narratives explaining the customs of the region covered, photography and illustrations, special sections of native songs, recipes, and fun-to-do crafts.

Merry Un-Christmas

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Mike Reiss Publisher: HarperCollins

Timothy Cratchit’s Christmas Carol, 1917

Rating: (17 reviews) Author: Dale Powell, Charles Dickens Publisher: Dickens World Book Description The original sequel to a Christmas Carol from DickensWorld. Get it in its original form. No more copies of this version of this critically acclaimed masterpiece will be printed.

A Christmas Carol (Value Books)

Author: Charles Dickens Publisher: Barbour Publishing Book Description One of the best-loved and oft-quoted stories of “the man who invented Christmas”–English writer Charles Dickens–A Christmas Carol debuted in 1843 and has touched millions of hearts since. Cruel miser Ebeneezer Scrooge has never met a shilling he doesn’t like. . .and hardly a man he does. […]

Christmas in Puerto Rico (Christmas Around the World) (Christmas Around the World from World Book)

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Publisher: World Book Book Description Each 80-page Christmas Around the World book includes full narratives explaining the customs of the region covered, photography and illustrations, special sections of native songs, recipes, and fun-to-do crafts. The books are produced by the editors of World Book Encyclopedia.

A Charlie Brown Christmas: A Book-and-Tree Kit (Peanuts (Running Press))

Rating: (3 reviews) Author: Charles M. Schulz Publisher: Running Press Book Publishers Book Description Charlie Brown and his sad, sincere little tree are American icons. Who didn’t dream of nurturing their very own “Charlie Brown Christmas Tree” with love to remind themselves of the true meaning of Christmas? In A Charlie Brown Christmas: A Book-and-Tree […]