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Picture Books

Christmas around the World

Christmas around the World

Today I’m sharing ten picture books that feature Christmas celebrations from all across the globe! This book list was originally featured as a guest contribution on the fantastic blog Non-Toy Gifts. Each of these books will give readers an enchanting glimpse at how families in other countries celebrate the season, […]

December 19, 2016 ×

Picture Books

Christmas Picture Books That Will Make Your Kids Laugh

Christmas Picture Books That Will Make Your Kids Laugh

In my family, we can’t get enough Christmas books. I’ve probably read hundreds of them! Today I’m sharing a selection of funny Christmas picture books that you won’t be able to resist! These eight picture books are sure to leave your whole family in stitches! If you have a favorite […]

December 13, 2016 ×

Early Readers

Christmas Early Readers

Christmas Early Readers

Today I’ve put together a list of 10 Christmas-themed early readers! These short, illustrated books are suitable for beginning readers ages 5-8, and they are also excellent read-aloud stories for the whole family! These early readers are all available for under $5, so they make excellent stocking stuffers! Merry Christmas, […]

November 28, 2016 ×

Board Books

Our Favorite Christmas Board Books

Our Favorite Christmas Board Books

It’s almost Christmas! Books are one of the best ways to share this special time of year with the littlest members of your family. Today I’ll be sharing a list of my toddler’s all-time favorite board books about Christmas. I encourage you to share these books with a baby or […]

December 10, 2015 ×

Picture Books

Multicultural Books for Christmas

Multicultural Books for Christmas

Christmas is a time that brings people together. Every year families from many different cultures and ethnicities celebrate Christmas across America and all over the world. I’ve assembled a list of 20 ethnically and culturally diverse Christmas stories for children ages 3-10. Each of these books will give readers a […]

November 19, 2013 ×

Movies

10 Fantastic Family Movies to Watch at Christmas

10 Fantastic Family Movies to Watch at Christmas

One of my favorite things about this time of year is watching Christmas movies. There are a ton of great movies and specials out there, so I’d like to share ten of my all-time favorites that the whole family can enjoy. How the Grinch Stole Christmas (1966) Elf (2003) The […]

December 17, 2012 ×

Picture Books

10 Incredible Picture Books to Read at Christmas

10 Incredible Picture Books to Read at Christmas

Today I’m delighted to share 10 of my favorite Christmas-themed picture books. These books range from laugh-out-loud funny to heartwarming and sentimental. They all have something different to offer and are sure to be loved by the whole family. The Santa Trap by Jonathan Emmett Bradley Bartleby is so bad […]

December 17, 2012 ×

Picture Books

Stick Man!

Stick Man!

“Stick Man lives in the family tree, with his Stick Lady Love and their stick children three.” Stick Man, written by Julia Donaldson and illustrated by Axel Scheffler, is an unconventional Christmas story with an unconventional protagonist. One day, while out for a morning jog, Stick Man is snatched up […]

December 14, 2012 ×

Picture Books

The Santa Trap

The Santa Trap

If you’ve read all of the traditional Christmas books this year and are looking for something new and different, The Santa Trap by Jonathan Emmett and Poly Bernatene is the perfect choice! The story centers on Bradley Bartleby, a boy so bad that everyone – including his parents – is […]

December 13, 2012 ×

Picture Books

The Birds of Bethlehem

The Birds of Bethlehem

Looking for something new to read this Christmas? The Birds of Bethlehem (©2012) by Tomie dePaola is a fresh and creative take on the nativity story. Early one morning, the birds of the town of Bethlehem gather together to share some extraordinary news. From their unique perspective, the birds have […]

December 11, 2012 ×