Day 2: Holiday Picture Books (with characters you know!)

bear-stays-up-for-christmasBear Stays Up for Christmas by Karma Wilson

Bear’s friends come to wake him to celebrate the Christmas holiday.  But when Bear stays up and his friends fall asleep, Bear is in for a jolly good surprise!

This is for: littles who dream of staying up to see if Santa really exists.

Share it with: ages 2-7.


Splendiferous Christmas by Jane O’Connor

Tinsel, sprinkles, ribbons and glitz: these are the holiday things Nancy loves best!  How will she cope when her Christmas doesn’t turn out just so?.

This is for: little girls who love the glam!.

Share it with: ages 3-8.



It’s Christmas, David! by David Shannon

David has a penchant for making unwise choices.  Can he hold it together during the holiday season?

This is for: anyone who could use a gentle reminder to make better choices during the holiday season.

Share it with: ages 3-8.


mouses-first-christmasMouse’s First Christmas by Lauren Thompson

Cookies, jingle bells, Santa and more experienced by Mouse on his first Christmas Eve.

This is for: a snuggle-on-the-lap story with a little one.

Share it with: ages 2-5.



the-christmas-quiet-bookThe Christmas Quiet Book by Deborah Underwood

The Christmas holiday tends to be loud, frenzied and overwhelming.  This little gem brings a bit of peacefulness to the season.

This is for: anyone needing a calm, peaceful moment during the frantic holiday prep.

Share it with: ages 3+.



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