The Best Children’s Christmas Books

“What are the best Children’s books about Christmas?” We looked at 402 of the top Christmas Kids books, aggregating and ranking them so we could answer that very question!

The top 27 titles, all appearing on 3 or more “Best Christmas Children’s” book lists, are ranked below by how many lists they appear on. The remaining 350+ titles, as well as the lists we used are in alphabetical order at the bottom of the page.

All entries below have links to Amazon, but there is also a Bookshop version of the list available here for anyone wanting to support local shops instead!

Happy Scrolling!



Top 27 Best Children’s Christmas Books Of All Time



27 .) A Piñata in a Pine Tree written by Pat Mora and Magaly Morales

Lists It Appears On:

  • Book Bub
  • Colours Of Us
  • The Barefoot Mommy

In this adaptation of the folk song “The Twelve Days of Christmas,” friends exchange such gifts as a piñata and “cuatro luminarias.” Includes pronunciation and glossary of Spanish words and a description of Christmas foods and other holiday traditions from different Latin American countries.…




26 .) Mr. Willowby’s Christmas Tree written by Robert E. Barry

Lists It Appears On:

  • EW
  • Goodreads
  • Stewardship

Mr. Willowby’s Christmas tree is too tall, so he trims off the top and gives the top to the upstairs maid for her tree, and she finds it too tall, so she cuts off the top, which the gardener uses for his tree, but it is too tall …




25 .) Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer written by Robert L. May

Lists It Appears On:

  • Book Bub
  • Medium
  • Real Simple

Although the other reindeer laugh at him because of his bright red nose, Rudolph proves his worth when he is chosen to lead Santa Claus’ sleigh on a foggy night.




24 .) The All-I’ll-Ever-Want Christmas Doll written by Patricia C. McKissack and Jerry Pinkney

Lists It Appears On:

  • Book Bub
  • Book Riot
  • The Barefoot Mommy

During the Depression, three young sisters get one baby doll for Christmas and must find a way to share.




23 .) The Christmas Eve Tree written by Delia Huddy, illustrated by Emily Sutton

Lists It Appears On:

  • Happiness Is Here Blog
  • Junior Magazine
  • Romper

When the ugly little fir tree is taken to the city, no one wants to buy him; they prefer the big tall trees. But a homeless boy asks the shopkeeper if he can take the tree, and down by the river in a cardboard box, decorated with a few candles, the tree finds itself at the centre of a magical Christmas Eve it will never forget. A Christmas tale with a classic feel but a modern theme at its heart.…




22 .) The Christmas Miracle of Jonathan Toomey written by Susan Wojciechowski

Lists It Appears On:

  • BuzzFeed
  • Goodreads
  • Medium

The widow McDowell and her seven-year-old son Thomas ask the gruff Jonathan Toomey, the best wood-carver in the valley, to carve the figures for a Christmas creche.




21 .) The Crippled Lamb written by Max Lucado

Lists It Appears On:

  • BuzzFeed
  • Simple Moments Stick
  • Whats Up Fagans

A lamb who has always felt different and sad because of his black spots and his limp, feels his true worth when he is called upon to help keep the baby Jesus warm.




20 .) The Elf on the Shelf written by Carol V. Aebersold, Chanda A. Bell, and Coë Steinwart

Lists It Appears On:

  • Book Bub
  • Parenting
  • The Spruce

An elf who works for and reports to Santa Claus helps children to be on their best behavior.




19 .) The Little Match Girl written by Hans Christian Andersen and Jerry Pinkney

Lists It Appears On:

  • Book Bub
  • Goodreads
  • Medium




18 .) The Wild Christmas Reindeer written by Jan Brett

Lists It Appears On:

  • Book Bub
  • BuzzFeed
  • Parenting

After a few false starts, Teeka discovers the best way to get Santa’s reindeer ready for Christmas Eve.




17 .) Tree of Cranes written by Allen Say

Lists It Appears On:

  • Book Bub
  • Colours Of Us
  • The Barefoot Mommy

In this radiant tale, a young boy in Japan celebrates his very first Christmas. Two cultures joyously combine for the day as the boy’s mother shares a glimpse of her American childhood with her son. Allen Say’s glowing watercolors and affecting words paint a story rich with the holiday spirit — a story of family, of giving, of goodwill, and the hope for peace.




16 .) A Charlie Brown Christmas written by Charles M. Schulz

Lists It Appears On:

  • Book Bub
  • Goodreads
  • Real Simple
  • Stewardship

Surrounded by other kids with extremely commercial ideas about Christmas, Charlie Brown struggles to understand the true spirit of the holiday.




15 .) Father Christmas written by Raymond Briggs

Lists It Appears On:

  • Junior Magazine
  • Penguin
  • The Guardian
  • The School Run

Introduces us to a rather grumpy Father Christmas. In this book, Father Christmas has awoken from a dream of summer sun to discover it is December 24th, Christmas Eve – the start of his longest night’s work of the year.




14 .) Snowmen at Christmas written by Caralyn Buehner and Mark Buehner

Lists It Appears On:

  • BuzzFeed
  • Goodreads
  • Parenting
  • Real Simple




13 .) The Girl Who Saved Christmas written by Matt Haig

Lists It Appears On:

  • Childhood 101
  • Read Brightly
  • Real Simple
  • The Childrens Book review

If magic has a beginning, can it also have an end? When Amelia wants a wish to come true she knows just the man to ask – Father Christmas. But the magic she wants to believe in is starting to fade, and Father Christmas has more than impossible wishes to worry about. Upset elves, reindeers dropping out of the sky, angry trolls and the chance that Christmas might be cancelled. But Amelia isn’t just any ordinary girl. And – as Father Christmas is going to find out – if Christmas is going to be saved, he might not be able to do it alone .




12 .) The Legend of the Poinsettia written by Tomie dePaola

Lists It Appears On:

  • Book Bub
  • BuzzFeed
  • Colours Of Us
  • EW

When Lucida is unable to finish her gift for the Baby Jesus in time for the Christmas procession, a miracle enables her to offer the beautiful flower we now call the poinsettia.




11 .) Dream Snow written by Eric Carle

Lists It Appears On:

  • BuzzFeed
  • Junior Magazine
  • Parenting
  • Stewardship
  • The Spruce

In this musical and sound effects book, a farmer celebrates Christmas after the first snowfall.




10 .) Olive, the Other Reindeer written by J. Otto Seibold and Vivian Walsh

Lists It Appears On:

  • Book Riot
  • BuzzFeed
  • Goodreads
  • Parenting
  • The Spruce

Thinking that “all of the other reindeer” she hears people singing about include her, Olive the dog reports to the North Pole to help Santa Claus on Christmas Eve.




9 .) Room for a Little One: A Christmas Tale written by Martin Waddell

Lists It Appears On:

  • BuzzFeed
  • Goodreads
  • Parenting
  • The Spruce
  • Whats Up Fagans

Kind Ox welcomes Old Dog, Stray Cat, Small Mouse, Tired Donkey, and finally the baby Jesus into his stable on the first Christmas night.




8 .) The Best Christmas Pageant Ever written by Barbara Robinson

Lists It Appears On:

  • Book Bub
  • Book Riot
  • EW
  • Medium
  • Stewardship

The six mean Herdman kids lie, steal, smoke cigars (even the girls) and then become involved in the community Christmas pageant.




7 .) The Jolly Christmas Postman written by Janet and Allan Ahlberg

Lists It Appears On:

  • Creative Bloq
  • Junior Magazine
  • Penguin
  • The Book People
  • The Guardian
  • The School Run

A Jolly Postman delivers Christmas cards to several famous fairy-tale characters. Each card may be removed from its envelope page and read separately.




6 .) The Twelve Days of Christmas written by Jan Brett

Lists It Appears On:

  • Goodreads
  • Junior Magazine
  • Read Brightly
  • Real Simple
  • The Barefoot Mommy
  • The School Run

A young woman’s true love sends her extravagant gifts on each of the twelve days of Christmas.




5 .) A Christmas Carol written by Charles Dickens

Lists It Appears On:

  • BuzzFeed
  • EW
  • Junior Magazine
  • Medium
  • Penguin
  • Real Simple
  • Stewardship

Una grabacion completa por un elenco de artistas, en espa?ol, de la obra clasica de Charles Dickens Un Cuento de Navidad (A Christmas Carol). Se le da la oportunidad a un hombre llamado Scrooge de cambiar un destino maldito por ser tomado en un viaje a traves del tiempo por los fantasmas de las Navidades pasadas, presentes, y futuras.…




4 .) The Snowman written by Raymond Briggs

Lists It Appears On:

  • Book Bub
  • Book Riot
  • BuzzFeed
  • Creative Bloq
  • Medium
  • Penguin
  • The School Run

When his snowman comes to life, a little boy invites him home and in return is taken on a flight high above the countryside.




3 .) The Night Before Christmas written by Clement C. Moore, illustrated by Lindsay Dale-Scott

Lists It Appears On:

  • Book Bub
  • BuzzFeed
  • Colours Of Us
  • EW
  • Goodreads
  • Junior Magazine
  • Parenting
  • Real Simple
  • Romper
  • Stewardship
  • The School Run

Presents the well-known poem about an important Christmas visitor.




2 .) The Polar Express written by Chris Van Allsburg

Lists It Appears On:

  • Book Bub
  • BuzzFeed
  • EW
  • Globe Totting
  • Goodreads
  • Medium
  • Parenting
  • Real Simple
  • Stewardship
  • The Guardian
  • The Spruce

A magical train ride on Christmas Eve takes a boy to the North Pole to receive a special gift from Santa Claus.




1 .) How the Grinch Stole Christmas! written by Dr. Seuss

Lists It Appears On:

  • Book Bub
  • Book Riot
  • BuzzFeed
  • EW
  • Happiness Is Here Blog
  • Junior Magazine
  • Medium
  • Parenting
  • Read Brightly
  • Real Simple
  • Stewardship
  • The Spruce

The Grinch tries to stop Christmas from arriving by stealing all the presents and food from the village, but much to his surprise it comes anyway.




 


The 350+ Additional Best Christmas Kids Books For The Holiday Season



# Books Authors Lists
28 ‘Twas Nochebuena Roseanne Greeenfield Thong and Sara Palacios Colours Of Us
The Barefoot Mommy
29 Alfie’s Christmas Shirley Hughes Penguin
The School Run
30 An Angel Just Like Me Mary Hoffman, Ying-Hwa Hu,‎ and Cornelius Van Wright Book Bub
Colours Of Us
31 Bear Stays Up for Christmas Karma Wilson and Jane Chapman Book Bub
Real Simple
32 Christmas in the Manger Nola Buck and Felicia Bond Book Bub
Whats Up Fagans
33 Father Christmas Needs A Wee! Nicholas Allan Globe Totting
The School Run
34 Grace at Christmas Mary Hoffman, Cornelius Van Wright, and Ying-Hwa Hu Colours Of Us
The Barefoot Mommy
35 Grandma’s Gift Eric Velasquez Colours Of Us
The Barefoot Mommy
36 Humphrey’s First Christmas
Simple Moments Stick
Whats Up Fagans
37 I Got The Christmas Spirit Connie Schofield-Morrison, illustrated by Frank Morrison Romper
The Childrens Book review
38 Letters From Father Christmas J.R.R. Tolkien Medium
The School Run
39 Little Christmas Tree Jessica Courtney-Tickle Romper
The Childrens Book review
40 Merry Christmas, Mouse! (If You Give…) Laura Numeroff and Felicia Bond Book Bub
Stewardship
41 Miracle on 133rd Street Sonia Manzano and Marjorie Priceman Colours Of Us
The Barefoot Mommy
42 Miracle on 34th Street Valentine Davies Medium
The Childrens Book review
43 Mog’s Christmas Judith Kerr Junior Magazine
The Guardian
44 Morris’s Disappearing Bag Rosemary Wells BuzzFeed
Stewardship
45 Mortimer’s Christmas Manger Karma Wilson Goodreads
Whats Up Fagans
46 Nutcracked Childhood 101
Read Brightly
47 Olivia Helps With Christmas Ian Falconer Parenting
Real Simple
48 One Night In Bethlehem Jill Roman Lord Goodreads
Stewardship
49 Pete the Cat’s 12 Groovy Days of Christmas Kimberly and James Dean Parenting
Romper
50 Song of the Stars: A Christmas Story Sally Lloyd-Jones
Happiness Is Here Blog
Whats Up Fagans
51 Stick Man Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler
Happiness Is Here Blog
Real Simple
52 The Animals’ Christmas Eve
Happiness Is Here Blog
Whats Up Fagans
53 The Christmas Gift/El regalo de Navidad Francisco Jiménez and Claire B. Cotts Colours Of Us
The Barefoot Mommy
54 The Christmasaurus Parenting
The Childrens Book review
55 The Empty Stocking Richard Curtis Junior Magazine
The School Run
56 The Gift of the Magi O. Henry Goodreads
Medium
57 The Legend of St. Nicholas bPhoto Art
Simple Moments Stick
58 The Nutcracker Susan Jeffers Book Bub
BuzzFeed
59 The Nutcracker in Harlem T.E. McMorrow and James Ransome Book Bub
The Barefoot Mommy
60 The Story of Christmas Patricia A. Pingry Goodreads
Whats Up Fagans
61 The Story of Holly & Ivy Rumer Godden BuzzFeed
The Guardian
62 The Very First Christmas Paul L. Maier Goodreads
Whats Up Fagans
63 The Year of the Perfect Christmas Tree Gloria Houston and‎ Barbara Cooney Book Bub
BuzzFeed
64 This is the Stable Cynthia Cotten
Simple Moments Stick
Whats Up Fagans
65 Too Many Tamales Gary Soto and Ed Martinez Book Bub
The Barefoot Mommy
66 What is Christmas Michelle Medlock Adams Goodreads
Whats Up Fagans
67 ‘Twas the Evening of Christmas Glenys Nellist Whats Up Fagans
68 A Bear Called Paddington Creative Bloq
69 A Boy Called Christmas The Girl Who Saved Christmas Father Christmas and Me The Truth Pixie Matt Haig The School Run
70 A Child’s Christmas In Wales Dylan Thomas Junior Magazine
71 A Christmas Advent Story Ivy Snow Romper
72 A Christmas for Bear Read Brightly
73 A Christmas Memory Truman Capote Medium
74 A Christmas Story Brain Wildsmith The School Run
75 A Christmas Wish EW
76 A Christmas Wish for Corduroy Read Brightly
77 A Letter from Santa Claus Mark Twain Medium
78 A Little House Christmas Treasury Childhood 101
79 A Season of Joy: Favorite Stories and Poems for Christmas Daniel San Souci Goodreads
80 A Star for Jesus Crystal Bowman Whats Up Fagans
81 A World of Cookies for Santa M.E. Furman and Susan Gal
The Barefoot Mommy
82 Advent Storybook: 24 Stories to Share Before Christmas Antonie Schneider Whats Up Fagans
83 Aliens love Panta Claus Claire Freedman The School Run
84 All I Want For Christmas Rachel Bright Junior Magazine
85 All Is Merry And Bright Jeffrey Burton, illustrated by Don Clark Romper
86 All-of-a-Kind Family Hanukkah Parenting
87 Amazing Grace Colours Of Us
88 Amazing Peace Maya Angelou Medium
89 An Aboriginal Carol Colours Of Us
90 Angelina’s Christmas Katharine Holabird BuzzFeed
91 Animalphabet Standard
92
Atlas of Adventures: A collection of natural wonders
Globe Totting
93 Auntie Claus Elise Primavera Book Bub
94 Babushka Dawn Casey Goodreads
95 Baby Santa and the Gift of Giving M. Maitland DeLand Goodreads
96 Bah! Humbug! Michael Rosen The School Run
97 Beautiful Birds Globe Totting
98 Belle & Boo and the Very Merry Christmas Mandy Sutcliffe The School Run
99 Between Tick and Tock Standard
100 Beyond the Surface Globe Totting
101 Bravo, Grace! Colours Of Us
102 Caillou, Lights Out! Anne Paradis Goodreads
103 Captain Underpants Globe Totting
104 Carl’s Christmas Alexandra Day BuzzFeed
105 Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Creative Bloq
106 Charlotte’s Web Globe Totting
107 Christmas Alphabet Robert Sabuda Goodreads
108 Christmas Angels Crystal Bowman Whats Up Fagans
109 Christmas Around the World Colours Of Us
110 Christmas Day in the Morning Pearl S. Buck Medium
111 Christmas Farm
Happiness Is Here Blog
112 Christmas for Greta and Gracie Yasmeen Ismail Junior Magazine
113 Christmas in Cooperstown: Ballpark Mysteries
The Childrens Book review
114 Christmas Night, Fair and Bright
Happiness Is Here Blog
115 Christmas Stories Read Brightly
116 Christmas Tapestry Patricia Polacco Goodreads
117 Christmas Trees Robert Frost Medium
118 Christmas with the Chrystals and Other Stories Noel Streatfeild Penguin
119 Christmas with the Savages Mary Clive Penguin
120 Construction Night On Christmas Night Sherri Dusker Rinker, illustrated by AG Ford Romper
121 Construction Site on Christmas Night
The Childrens Book review
122 Countdown to Christmas The Book People
123 Coyote Christmas: A Lakota Story S.D. Nelson
The Barefoot Mommy
124 Crafted for Greatness EW
125 Crafty Llama Mike Kerr, Illustrated by Renata Liwska Romper
126 Damon and The Magic Christmas Tree Colours Of Us
127
Dear Santa: I Know It Looks Bad, But It Wasn’t My Fault
Parenting
128 December’s Gift: An Interfaith Holiday Story Ashley Smith-Santos, Stasie Bitton, and Sandra Salsbury
The Barefoot Mommy
129 Deck the Halls, We’re Off the Walls Childhood 101
130 Demon Road Derek Landy
Virgin Media Television
131 Diary of a Time Traveller Globe Totting
132 Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Old School Jeff Kinney
Virgin Media Television
133
Disney It’s A Small World: Christmas Around the World
Colours Of Us
134 Doctor Who: Twelve Doctors of Christmas Childhood 101
135 Dragon Post Standard
136 Dragons Love Tacos Globe Totting
137 Ecclesiastes Cynthia Rylant Romper
138 Elf on the Shelf: A Christmas Tradition Carol Aebersold and Chanda Bell Real Simple
139 Elijah’s Angel: A Story for Chanukah and Christmas Michael J. Rosen and Aminah Brenda Lynn Robinson
The Barefoot Mommy
140 Ella Bella Ballerina and the Nutcracker James Mayhew The School Run
141 Elmer’s Christmas David McKee Junior Magazine
142 Emily Brown and Father Christmas Cressida Cowell The School Run
143 Encore, Grace! Colours Of Us
144 Enid Blyton’s Christmas Stories Childhood 101
145 Enid Blyton’s Christmas Tales Childhood 101
146 Fancy Nancy: Splendiferous Christmas Parenting
147 Father Christmas’s Fake Beard Terry Pratchett Penguin
148 Forever X Geraldine McCaughrean The Guardian
149 Four Tales Philip Pullman The Guardian
150 Franklin and Winston: A Christmas That Changed the World Douglas Wood Goodreads
151 Fright Before Christmas: 13 Tales of Holiday Horrors Shannon Delany Goodreads
152 Gift Boxes to Decorate and Make: Christmas
The Childrens Book review
153 Gifts of the Heart bPhoto Art
154 Gingerbread for Liberty!: How a German Baker Helped Win the American Revolution Mara Rockliff Goodreads
155 God Bless Us, Every One!: The Story Behind a Christmas Carol John Rhys-Davies Goodreads
156 God Gave Us Christmas Lisa Tawn Bergren Whats Up Fagans
157 Goodnight Stories for Rebel Girls Creative Bloq
158
Goosebumps Most Wanted: The 12 Screams of Christmas
Childhood 101
159 Grace and Family Colours Of Us
160 Grandpa’s Great Escape David Wallimas
Virgin Media Television
161 Great Joy Kate DiCamillo and Bagram Ibatoulline Book Bub
162 Grimble at Christmas Clement Freud and Quentin Blake Penguin
163 Happy Holidays, Pirates: Lift the Flap Book
The Childrens Book review
164 Harold at the North Pole Crockett Johnson Goodreads
165 Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone Creative Bloq
166 Here We Are: Notes for Living on Planet Earth Creative Bloq
167 Hershel and the Hanukkah Goblins EW
168 Hetty Feather’s Christmas Jacqueline Wilson The School Run
169 Hilda and the Troll Creative Bloq
170 Home Globe Totting
171 Horrible Christmas The School Run
172 Horrible Histories Globe Totting
173 Horrible Histories Horrible Christmas Childhood 101
174 Horrid Henry’s Christmas Presents Francesca Simon The School Run
175 House of Secrets Globe Totting
176
Howard B. Wigglebottom and the Power of Giving: A Christmas Story
bPhoto Art
177 I Am the Seed That Grew the Tree Standard
178 I Believe in Santa Claus Diane Adamson Goodreads
179 I Know a Lot of Things Creative Bloq
180 I Love The Nutcracker: My First Sound Book Marion Billett Romper
181 I Love You Through And Through At Christmas, Too! Bernadette Rossetti-Shustak, illustrated by Caroline Jayne Church Romper
182 I Want My Hat Back Creative Bloq
183 Is It Christmas Yet? The Book People
184 Itsy Bitsy Christmas: You’re Never Too Little for His Love Max Lucado Whats Up Fagans
185 J is for Jesus: The Sweetest Story Ever Told Crystal Bowman Whats Up Fagans
186 Jesus is Born Debby Anderson (Cuddle and Sing Series) Whats Up Fagans
187 Jesus, God’s Great Gift: Biblical Value (I Can Read!) Dennis Jones Whats Up Fagans
188 Jesus, Me, and My Christmas Tree Crystal Bowman Whats Up Fagans
189 Jingle Bells, At The Zoo Jeffrey Burton, illustrated by Emma Trithart Romper
190 Jingle Bells, Batman Smells! (P.S. So Does May) Barbara Park and Denise Brunkus Book Bub
191 Joy to the World: Christmas Stories and Songs Tomie dePaolo
The Barefoot Mommy
192
Junie B., First Grader: Jingle Bell, Batman Smells! (P.S. So Does May)
Parenting
193 Katie’s London Christmas James Mayhew The School Run
194 King Island Christmas Colours Of Us
195 La Noche Buena: A Christmas Story Colours Of Us
196 Last Stop On The Reindeer Express Maudie Powell-Tuck Junior Magazine
197 Li’l Rabbit’s Kwanzaa Parenting
198 Lily and the Paper Man Rebecca Upjohn Goodreads
199 Little Blue Truck’s Christmas Alice Schertle Book Bub
200 Little Women Louisa May Alcott Penguin
201 Llama Llama Holiday Drama Stewardship
202 Llama Llama Jingle Bells The Spruce
203 Llama, Llama Holiday Drama Read Brightly
204 Look and Find: The Holiday Season
The Childrens Book review
205 Lost & Found Creative Bloq
206 M is for Whats Up Fagans
207 Madeline’s Christmas Ludwig Bemelmans Junior Magazine
208 Magic Tree House: Christmas in Camelot Childhood 101
209 Magnus Chase and the Sword of Summer Rick Riordan
Virgin Media Television
210 Make & Play Nativity Joey Chou Junior Magazine
211 Make & Play: Christmas
The Childrens Book review
212 Manger Crystal Bowman Whats Up Fagans
213 Maps Globe Totting
214 Matilda Creative Bloq
215 Meet the Latkes Parenting
216
Merry Christmas from The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Read Brightly
217 Merry Christmas Mom and Dad Mercer Mayer Real Simple
218 Merry Christmas, Merry Crow Kathi Appelt Goodreads
219 Merry Christmas, Pookie Sandra Boynton Romper
220 Merry Christmas, Strega Nona Tomie dePaola Real Simple
221 Minecrafters: Treasure Hunters in Trouble Globe Totting
222 Morris Wants More Joshua Seigal and Amelie Faliere Junior Magazine
223 Mountain Miracle: A Nativity Story Whats Up Fagans
224 Mr. Christmas Globe Totting
225 Mr. Finnegan’s Giving Chest with CD Dan Farr Goodreads
226 Mr. Getaway and the Christmas Elves bPhoto Art
227 My Christmas Stocking: Filled with God’s Love Crystal Bowman Whats Up Fagans
228 My Fold Out Books 12 Days of Christmas Roger Priddy Real Simple
229 My Headteacher is a Vampire Rat Globe Totting
230 N Is for Navidad Colours Of Us
231 Nancy Drew Diaries: A Nancy Drew Christmas Childhood 101
232 Native American Night Before Christmas Colours Of Us
233 Nickel Bay Nick Dean Pitchford Goodreads
234 North Pole Ninjas: Mission: Christmas!
The Childrens Book review
235
Northern Lights (The Golden Compass): His Dark Materials 1
Creative Bloq
236
Oh, Yuck! The Encyclopedia of Everything Nasty
Globe Totting
237 Once Upon a Christmas Eve Kathy-jo Wargin Goodreads
238 Once Upon a Snowstorm Standard
239 One Christmas Wish Katherine Rundell, illustrated by Emily Sutton Romper
240 One Dog and His Boy Globe Totting
241 One Wintry Night Ruth Bell Graham Whats Up Fagans
242 Oscar’s Lonely Christmas Childhood 101
243 Oskar and the Eight Blessings EW
244 Peppa Pig: Christmas Set – 2 Books The Book People
245 Pete the Cat Saves Christmas James Dean and Eric Litwin Book Bub
246 Peter Rabbit: A Christmas Wish Beatrix Potter Penguin
247 Peter Rabbit: A Winter’s Tale Beatrix Potter Penguin
248 Pick A Pine Tree Patricia Toht Junior Magazine
249 Pippin The Christmas Pig Jean Little Goodreads
250 Plum: How The Sugar Plum Fairy Got Her Wings Sean Hayes and Scott Icenogle, illustrated by Robin Thompson Romper
251 Polly and the Puffin Globe Totting
252 Princess Grace Colours Of Us
253 Professor Astro Cat’s Frontiers of Space Creative Bloq
254 Red & Lulu Matt Tavares Junior Magazine
255 Red and Lulu Read Brightly
256 Refuge Anne Booth and Sam Usher The School Run
257 Reindeer Dust Kate Dwyer Goodreads
258 Robin’s Winter Song Suzanne Barton Junior Magazine
259 Saint Nicholas: A Story of Joyful Giving bPhoto Art
260 Sammy Spider’s First Hanukkah EW
261 Santa Bruce
The Childrens Book review
262 Santa Calls William Joyce Goodreads
263 Santa Rex Read Brightly
264 Santa’s Little Elf Book and Plush Set The Book People
265 Santa’s New Job Michael James McLelland Goodreads
266 Santa’s Noisy House The Book People
267 Santa’s Toy Shop Al Dempster Goodreads
268
Santa’s Favorite Story: Santa Tells the Story of the First Christmas
Whats Up Fagans
269 Seven Spools of Thread: A Kwanzaa Story EW
270 Silent Night: The Story of the WWI Christmas Truce Stanley Weintraub Medium
271 Small Walt And Mo The Tow Elizabeth Burdick Romper
272 Sproutzilla vs. Christmas The Book People
273 Starring Grace Colours Of Us
274
Story of Life: Evolution (Welcome to the Museum)
Globe Totting
275 Tales from Christmas Wood Suzy Senior Goodreads
276 That’s Not My Elf Fiona Watt Junior Magazine
277 That’s Not My Reindeer… Globe Totting
278 The 12 Days of Christmas Colours Of Us
279 The 12 Pets Of Christmas Taylor Garland Romper
280 The Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle Sir Arthur Conan Doyle Medium
281 The Battered Bastards of Bastogne: The 101st Airborne and the Battle of the Bulge George Koskimaki Medium
282 The Bear Who Went Boo! The Book People
283 The Berenstain Bears and the Christmas Angel Whats Up Fagans
284 The Berenstain Bears and the Joy of Giving bPhoto Art
285 The Birth of Jesus: A Christmas Pop-Up Book Agostino Traini Whats Up Fagans
286 The Book Thief Creative Bloq
287 The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas Creative Bloq
288 The Brilliant World of Tom Gates Globe Totting
289 The Broken Ornament Tony DiTerlizzi Romper
290 The Cat Who Ate Christmas Lil Chase, illustrated by Thomas Docherty Romper
291 The Chimes Charles Dickens Medium
292 The Christmas Baby Marion Dan Bauer (Classic Board Books) Whats Up Fagans
293 The Christmas Candle Richard Paul Evans Goodreads
294
The Christmas Coat: Memories of My Sioux Childhood
Colours Of Us
295 The Christmas Promise
Simple Moments Stick
296 The Christmas Quiet Book Deborah Underwood and Renata Liwska Real Simple
297 The Christmas Ship Dean Morrissey Goodreads
298 The Christmas Star Paloma Wensell Whats Up Fagans
299 The Christmas Story Robert Sabuda Whats Up Fagans
300 The Christmas Story for Children Max Lucado Whats Up Fagans
301 The Christmas Story: A Read & Sing-Along Story [With CD Kim Mitzo Thompson Goodreads
302 The Christmas Tree Who Loved Trains Annie Silvestro, illustrated by Paolo Zakimi Romper
303 The Christmas Truck Colours Of Us
304 The Christmas Wish Lori Evert Book Bub
305
The Coloring Book of Cards and Envelopes: Christmas
The Childrens Book review
306 The Cricket on the Hearth Charles Dickens Medium
307
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
Creative Bloq
308 The Day The Crayons Quit Globe Totting
309 The Donkey’s Christmas Song Nancy Tafuri Whats Up Fagans
310 The Elves and the Shoemaker Jacob Grimm and Wilhelm Grimm Medium
311 The Family Under the Bridge Childhood 101
312 The Fault in our Stars Creative Bloq
313 The Fir-Tree Hans Christian Andersen Medium
314 The First Christmas Jan Pienkowski The Guardian
315 The First Christmas Night Keith Christopher Whats Up Fagans
316 The Fox and the Star Creative Bloq
317 The Giving Tree Shel Silverstein Real Simple
318 The Greatest Gift Philip Van Doren Stern Medium
319 The Gruffalo Creative Bloq
320 The Gruffalo’s Child Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler Real Simple
321 The Heart and the Bottle Creative Bloq
322 The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy Creative Bloq
323 The Hobbit Creative Bloq
324 The Hunger Games Creative Bloq
325 The Keepers: The Box and the Dragonfly Ted Sanders
Virgin Media Television
326 The Last Holiday Concert Childhood 101
327 The Last Straw Fredrick Thury Whats Up Fagans
328 The Legend of Holly Claus Brittney Ryan Book Riot
329 The Legend of the Candy Cane
Simple Moments Stick
330 The Legend of the Christmas Tree
Simple Moments Stick
331 The Legend of the Christmas Tree: The Inspirational Story of a Treasured Tradition Rick Osborne Goodreads
332 The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe CS Lewis The Guardian
333 The Little Drummer Boy Ezra Jack Keats Whats Up Fagans
334 The Little Reindeer Read Brightly
335 The Littlest Watchman
Simple Moments Stick
336 The Lollipop Monster’s Christmas Eric T. Krackow Goodreads
337 The Magic Finger Globe Totting
338 The Mouse in the Manger bPhoto Art
339 The Nativity Julie Vivas Whats Up Fagans
340 The Naughty List Childhood 101
341 The Nights Before Christmas
Happiness Is Here Blog
342 The No-Good Nine
The Childrens Book review
343 The Nutcracker and the Mouse King E.T.A. Hoffmann Medium
344 The Nutcracker Keepsake Set Don Daily Goodreads
345 The Nutcracker Mice
The Childrens Book review
346 The Nutcracker: A Papercut Pop-up Book Shobhna Patel Junior Magazine
347 The Owl Who Was Afraid of the Dark Globe Totting
348 The Person Controller David Baddiel
Virgin Media Television
349 The Poky Little Puppy’s First Christmas bPhoto Art
350 The Santa Shimmy Christianne C. Jones Goodreads
351 The Secret Seven Globe Totting
352 The Smallest Gift of Christmas bPhoto Art
353 The Snowy Day Ezra Jack Keats Real Simple
354 The Snowy Nap Jan Brett Romper
355 The Spirit of Christmas Nancy Tillman Goodreads
356 The Steadfast Tin Soldier Hans Christian Andersen Medium
357 The Storm Whale Creative Bloq
358 The Story Orchestra – The Nutcracker
Happiness Is Here Blog
359 The Tailor of Gloucester Beatrix Potter The Guardian
360 The Tale of the Three Trees Angela Elwell Hunt The Spruce
361 The Tale of Three Trees
Simple Moments Stick
362 The Tiger Who Came to Tea Creative Bloq
363 The True Meaning of Christmas Linus Medium
364 The Vanderbeekers of 141st Street Childhood 101
365 The Velveteen Rabbit Creative Bloq
366 The Very Hungry Caterpillar Creative Bloq
367 The Very Merry Mice The Book People
368 The Wish Tree bPhoto Art
369 Thiago de Moraes’s Myth Atlas Standard
370 This Is Christmas Tom Booth Romper
371 Three Wise Women Mary Hoffman and Lynne Russell
The Barefoot Mommy
372 Toddler Christmas The Book People
373 Tomorrow I’ll Be Brave Creative Bloq
374 Top Elf Childhood 101
375 Tree Man Carmen Agra Deedy Goodreads
376 Twas The Night Before Christmas Clement Clarke Moore Medium
377 Tyrannosaurus Drip Globe Totting
378 Under The Christmas Tree Colours Of Us
379 Waldo, Tell Me About Christmas Hans Wilhelm Whats Up Fagans
380 Walk This World Globe Totting
381 Walk This World at Christmas Time
Happiness Is Here Blog
382 We Are Grateful: Otsaliheliga Traci Sorrell, Illustrated by Frané Lessac Romper
383 Weird But True Christmas Read Brightly
384 Welcome Comfort Patricia Polacco
The Barefoot Mommy
385 What Christmas is as We Grow Older Charles Dickens Medium
386 What’s Cooking Jamela? Niki Daly
The Barefoot Mommy
387 When Christmas Feels Like Home Colours Of Us
388 When Jesus Was Born in Bethlehem Joseph Brickey Goodreads
389 When Santa Fell to Earth Childhood 101
390 Where The Wild Things Are Creative Bloq
391 Where’s Santa Claus Nosy Crow, illustrated by Ingela P. Arrhenius Romper
392 Who Built the Stable? A Nativity Poem Ashley Bryan
The Barefoot Mommy
393 Who is Coming to Our House? Joseph Slate Whats Up Fagans
394 Why Christmas Trees Aren’t Perfect Richard Schneider Book Riot
395 Wild Globe Totting
396 Winnie-the-Pooh Creative Bloq
397 Winter Holiday Arthur Ransome Penguin
398 Winter Is Here Kevin Henkes, illustrated by Laura Droznek Romper
399 Winter’s Gift Jane Monroe Donovan Goodreads
400 Yes, Virginia The Spruce
401 Yes, Virginia, There Is a Santa Claus Francis P. Church BuzzFeed
402 Yoon and the Christmas Mitten Colours Of Us

 


29 Best Children’s Christmas And Holiday Book Sources/Lists



Source Article
Book Bub 28 Christmas Books for Kids to Read This Holiday Season
Book Riot 6 Classic Christmas Children’s Books That Need To Be Made Into
bPhoto Art Children’s Christmas Books About Giving, NOT Getting
BuzzFeed 20 Magical Children’s Christmas Books To Read Aloud
Childhood 101 21 Best Christmas Books for Tweens
Colours Of Us 24 Multicultural Children’s Books about Christmas
Creative Bloq The best children’s books of all time
EW Best children’s books for Christmas, Hanukkah, and Kwanzaa
Globe Totting 30 Best Children’s Books for Christmas
Goodreads Popular Christmas Books For Children Shelf
Happiness Is Here Blog Beautiful Christmas Books for Children
Junior Magazine 24 of the best Christmas books for children
Medium The 30 Best Christmas Books of All Time
Parenting Best Christmas Books and Holiday Books for Kids
Penguin 14 best Christmas classics of all time
Read Brightly 13 Brand-New Kids’ Books to Celebrate the Christmas Season
Real Simple 20 Timeless Christmas Books for Kids
Romper 26 New Christmas Books For Children To Read This Holiday Season
Simple Moments Stick The Best Children’s Books About the True Meaning of Christmas
Standard The best children’s picture books to buy this Christmas
Stewardship 12 Christmas Books You Need to Read to Your Kids
The Barefoot Mommy 17 Diverse & Inclusive Children’s Books About Christmas
The Book People Top 10 Best Christmas Books for Toddlers
The Childrens Book review 16 of the Best Christmas Books for Kids
The Guardian Mary Hoffman’s top 10 Christmas books for children
The School Run Best children’s books about Christmas
The Spruce The 9 Best Children’s Christmas Books of 2019
Virgin Media Television Best Children’s Books for Christmas
Whats Up Fagans 40+ Children’s Christmas Books that Focus on the Nativity Story
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