David A. Carter’s zany characters are here to help count down to Christmas in this festive pop-up extravaganza. What could be better than one Bug of Christmas? Twelve of them, of course!
Available for the first time in the bestselling BUGS mini trim size, David A. Carter's bestselling BUGS are here to help count down to Christmas in this festive pop-up title.
Celebrate the holidays with the Crayons in this festive story from #1 New York Times best-selling duo Drew Daywalt and Oliver Jeffers. This special book has letters, games, ornaments, a poster, and even a pop-up Christmas tree!
In My First Christmas, warm illustrations and easy-to-follow text celebrate the joys and traditions of this special holiday. From decorating the tree to putting cookies out for Santa, the Christmas spirit is beautifully captured by Tomie dePaola.
Grow your heart three sizes and get in on all of the Grinch-mas cheer with this Christmas classic--the ultimate Dr. Seuss holiday book that no collection is complete without!
Every Who down in Who-ville liked Christmas a lot . . . but the Grinch, who lived just north of Who-ville, did NOT!
From the bestselling author of classics like Goodnight Moon and The Runaway Bunny comes a Christmas story sure to delight readers for generations.
This is a story about a lump of coal who can think, talk, and move itself around.
Is there a more charming holiday tale to behold? Probably, but Lemony Snicket has not written one.
Take a ride aboard the Polar Express in this award-winning, classic holiday story, complete with an ornament gift, perfect for every child’s library.
A young boy, lying awake one Christmas Eve, is welcomed aboard a magical train to the North Pole. The Polar Express makes its way to the city atop the world, where the boy will make his Christmas wish.$6.99ISBN: 9780060574178Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: HarperFestival - September 25th, 2007
Your family will share the joy of the Bear family as they gather to trim the tree! Includes thirteen flaps that open to reveal hidden holiday surprises.
Christmas is just around the corner, and everyone in the Bear family wants to help decorate the tree!$17.99ISBN: 9781338169980Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Arthur A. Levine Books - September 3rd, 2019A delightfully devious Christmas story from beloved librarian Betsy Bird and Caldecott Medalist Dan Santat.
Freddy Melcher is Santa's #1 Fan. He has Santa posters, Santa action figures, and even Santa underwear. But there is one prize Freddy desperately wants: A photograph taken with Santa, fresh out of the chimney.
$6.99ISBN: 9780062189127Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: HarperCollins - September 24th, 2013
Stay tuned for a brand-new show coming in winter 2018 to PBS Kids: Pinkalicious & Peterrific!
Join Pinkalicious as she celebrates Christmas in New York Times bestselling author and artist Victoria Kann’s Pinkalicious: Merry Pinkmas!—complete with poster, cards, and sticker sheet!$15.99ISBN: 9780544320413Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: HMH Books for Young Readers - September 23rd, 2014
It's the most wonderful time of the year! Little Blue Truck is spreading cheer by delivering Christmas trees to his animal friends. Can you help count each green tree from one to five and back again? Don’t forget to save one for Blue! Beep!$7.99ISBN: 9781338158984Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Scholastic Inc. - September 26th, 2017Join Peppa Pig and her family for a very Merry Christmas celebration in this board book story based on the hit animated TV show.$14.95ISBN: 9780486815329Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Dover Publications - October 18th, 2017
Generations of readers have treasured this 1960 Caldecott Medal winner and its tale of a little Mexican girl's excitement at the approach of Christmas. Ceci eagerly awaits Las Posadas, the traditional nine-day series of yuletide celebrations. This year she'll lead the candlelight procession that reenacts Mary and Joseph's trek to Bethlehem.$7.99ISBN: 9780399552687Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Yearling - October 16th, 2018
Before there was Santa Claus, there was a young boy who believed in the impossible. . . . Lemony Snicket meets Klaus in this cheeky, Christmas classic-in-the-making that sparkles with wit and warmth!$9.99ISBN: 9780062847263Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: HarperCollins - September 18th, 2018
This beautiful Christmas picture book featuring Fancy Nancy is now available in a paper-over-board edition!$9.99ISBN: 9781250198433Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Roaring Brook Press - August 20th, 2019
In Bad Kitty: Searching for Santa, by bestselling author/illustrator Nick Bruel, Kitty's back for another Christmas tale—this time involving Santa and complete with a colorful poster!
In this hilarious story, Kitty battles with Santa and loses. Or does she?
Kitty wants to write a letter.
Actually, she wants to write a letter to Santa.$7.99ISBN: 9781524700478Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Yearling - October 16th, 2018
"If somewhere in the afterlife Roald Dahl met Charles Dickens and they cooked up a new Christmas tale, it couldn't have much on this fleet, verbally rambunctious, heart-stealing follow-up to A Boy Called Christmas."-- The New York Times$17.99ISBN: 9780060743864Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: HarperCollins - September 25th, 2007
New York Times bestselling artist and Caldecott Honor winner Susan Jeffers has created a Nutcracker as only she can—with lavish illustrations, magnificent detail, a glitter-brushed cover, and enchanting holiday scenes on every page. This is The Nutcracker as you’ve never seen it before! Makes a lovely keepsake and gift.$15.95ISBN: 9780892369904Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: J. Paul Getty Museum - October 20th, 2009$17.99ISBN: 9780763689216Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Big Picture Press - September 27th, 2016
A book. An Advent calendar. A perfect Christmas gift.
Let’s take a stroll around the world,
to all four corners of the globe.
Peek through windows, open doors,
watch as Christmastime unfolds . . .$8.99ISBN: 9780525579915Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Knopf Books for Young Readers - September 11th, 2018
A #1 New York Times bestseller and Christmas must-read from the creators of the laugh-out-loud bestsellers How to Babysit a Grandpa and How to Babysit a Grandma!
After waiting for days and days and days, it’s finally Christmas Eve. And that’s when you can try to catch Santa....
$17.99ISBN: 9781512403152Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Carolrhoda Books (R) - September 1st, 2018
Have yourself a merry Dino-Christmas Dinos big and small deck the halls and enjoy snowball fights, hot cocoa, a parade, and more. Share in the dinosaurs' delight as they eagerly await the arrival of everyone's favorite . . . Santa Claws$17.99ISBN: 9780316127158Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: LB Kids - September 1st, 2001The Jolly Postman rides again with more real letters, and presents, too, in his Christmas postbag.
$16.99ISBN: 9780385327213Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Doubleday Books for Young Readers - October 17th, 2000
Give the gift of holiday spirit with this classic picture book that celebrates how one Christmas tree brings joy to a whole forest of critters!$8.99ISBN: 9780140566505Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Puffin Books - September 25th, 2000
“In an old house in Paris
that was covered with vines
lived twelve little girls
in two straight lines
the smallest one was Madeline.”
$6.99ISBN: 9781984894311Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Random House Books for Young Readers - September 10th, 2019
A 2-in-1 Berenstain Bears book featuring two classic stories perfect for read-alongs!
Come celebrate Christmas in Bear Country with two Berenstain Bears Classics stories! Featuring The Mad, Mad, Mad Toy Craze and Meet Santa Bear, this 2-in-1 paperback picture book is the perfect Christmas addition to your Berenstain Bears library.$14.99ISBN: 9781984816573Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - October 15th, 2019
"On the first day of Christmas
My true love gave to me
A partridge in a pear tree."
For many centuries young and old alike have been singing about the maids a-milking, the lords a-leaping, and a partridge in a pear tree. A Christmas carol, a parlor game, and a delightful counting song-The Twelve Days of Christmas- is indeed a favorite of the holiday season.$7.99ISBN: 9780316109932Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - October 30th, 1985BESTSELLING CLASSIC SERIES! More than 5 million Arthur Adventure books sold!
$12.95ISBN: 9781590174623Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: NYR Children's Collection - September 20th, 2011
“What are you doing, dear?”
“It’s a secret.”
“Secrets are better if you share them a little. So tell Mother why you look so sad on Christmas Eve.”
“I am wondering what to give—someone—for Christmas.”$17.99ISBN: 9780763686987Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Candlewick - October 22nd, 2019
In this seasonal treasure, Newbery Medalist Susan Cooper’s beloved poem heralds the winter solstice, illuminated by Caldecott Honoree Carson Ellis’s strikingly resonant illustrations.
So the shortest day came,
and the year died . . .$14.99ISBN: 9781536208610Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Candlewick - October 8th, 2019
You’ve got mail! When Maisy invites her friends to a holiday party, she receives several pull-out gifts that she’s happy to share with fans.$18.99ISBN: 9780451479044Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Viking Books for Young Readers - October 16th, 2018
A Christmas confection from the brilliant creator of The Lost House and The Lost Picnic!$17.99ISBN: 9781416939764Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - September 18th, 2018
When a beloved ornament breaks, will it ruin the holidays or save them? New York Times bestselling author and Caldecott Honor–winning illustrator Tony DiTerlizzi offers a brand-new Christmas story that is sure to be a holiday classic.
Jack wants this to be the best Christmas ever, and he knows just how to make it happen…
More!$7.99ISBN: 9780547480749Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: HMH Books for Young Readers - September 27th, 2010How does Santa know how to match the exact right toy with the exact right kid every December?
$5.99ISBN: 9780062206824Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: HarperCollins - September 24th, 2013
With more than 12 million books sold, the My Weird School series really gets kids reading!$3.99ISBN: 9780394881782Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Random House Books for Young Readers - September 26th, 2006
Discover one of the most beloved holiday stories of all-time, the Nutcracker!
Featuring glorious illustrations by Caldecott Honor-winner, Diane Goode, this beautiful and adventurous classic tale will dance its way into your family's holiday traditions for years to come.$16.99ISBN: 9780803732858Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Dial Books - October 14th, 2010
Based on the Balanchine ballet, this sumptuous package is the perfect gift for any fan of The Nutcracker-young or old. The nicely balanced text (not too much, not too little) captures all the best moments and sets the stage for Alison Jay's richly imagined art.$17.99ISBN: 9780062796882Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: HarperCollins - September 17th, 2019
In this delightful Christmas picture book, Jack’s substitute teacher, Mr. Clausen, looks a whole lot like Santa Claus—could he really be Santa?
This jacketed picture book comes with instructions for how to make your own Snowflake Wish!$9.99ISBN: 9780062945167Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: HarperCollins - September 17th, 2019
A New York Times bestselling Pete the Cat hardcover holiday picture book, perfect as a gift and for sharing, now available in paper-over-board at a special price!$7.99ISBN: 9781426328497Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: National Geographic Kids - September 5th, 2017$4.99ISBN: 9780060099459Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Greenwillow Books - October 1st, 2002
Learn to read with the classic Amelia Bedelia!
Ever since Amelia Bedelia made her debut in 1963, young readers have been laughing out loud at the antics of this literal-minded but charming housekeeper.$7.99ISBN: 9780374313081Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) - September 10th, 2019
Don't miss the other books in this adorable series: If Animals Kissed Good Night, If Animals Said I Love You, If Animals Went to School, and If Animals Gave Thanks!
What if animals did what YOU do? This charming story describes how animals might celebrate the holidays!$17.99ISBN: 9780374303730Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) - September 10th, 2019
From award-winning author Mitali Perkins and illustrator Sara Palacios comes Between Us and Abuela, a timely debut picture book about love overcoming the border fences between Mexico and the United States.$5.99ISBN: 9781328695581Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: HMH Books for Young Readers - September 12th, 2017It’s Christmastime! And irrepressible, excitable Curious George has just the spirit for it. He can’t wait to help his best friend, the man with the yellow hat, pick out their holiday tree. At the tree farm, however, amid all the excitement of finding the perfect specimen, George gets carried away, as usual—atop his favorite tree!$8.99ISBN: 9780525579519Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Random House Books for Young Readers - September 3rd, 2019
If you love Where Do Diggers Sleep at Night? and its things-that-go sequels, now you can join the many different trucks as they celebrate Christmas--now in a board format perfect for the littlest of readers!$4.99ISBN: 9781534450554Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Simon Spotlight - September 17th, 2019
Celebrate the Christmas season with Snoopy and the Peanuts gang in this special Level 2 Ready-to-Read!
Christmas is finally here! This year, Snoopy just wants to spend a peaceful and quiet day with his best friend Woodstock, but people keep interrupting them.$15.99ISBN: 9780811818070Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Chronicle Books - October 1st, 1997
Olive is merrily preparing for Christmas when suddenly she realizes "Olive... the other Reindeer... I thought I was a dog. Hmmm, I must be a Reindeer!" So she quickly hops aboard the polar express and heads to the North Pole.$8.99ISBN: 9780698114128Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Puffin Books - August 8th, 1996
Christmas Eve started out so perfectly for Maria. Snow had fallen and the streets glittered. Maria's favorite cousins were coming over and she got to help make the tamales for Christmas dinner. It was almost too good to be true when her mother left the kitchen for a moment and Maria got to try on her beautiful diamond ring . . .$12.99ISBN: 9781481451536Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Little Simon - October 27th, 2015
It’s Eloise’s sixtieth birthday—though she’s still not a day over six. Celebrate both her birthday and Christmas with this sweet holiday classic that now comes with a CD narrated by the brilliant Bernadette Peters!
It’s absolutely Christmas, but I don’t mind a bit. I give everyone a present for that’s the thing of it.$13.95ISBN: 9780385077255Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Doubleday Books for Young Readers -
The original, timeless classic that's been treasured for generations.
“Once you are Real you can't become unreal again. It lasts for always.”
Here is one of the most beloved children's stories, with the original illustrations from 1922—the ideal gift for baby showers, birthdays, weddings, and holidays throughout the year.
$7.99ISBN: 9781338330434Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: The Blue Sky Press - September 3rd, 2019Ho ho ho! America's bestselling dinosaur series celebrates Christmas in an engaging board book overflowing with humor and joy!$7.99ISBN: 9781681195735Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Bloomsbury USA Childrens - September 5th, 2017
Geisel Honor-winning author/illustrator Salina Yoon's beloved character Penguin celebrates the season in Penguin's Christmas Wish--a charming picture book that's perfect for the holidays.
Penguin can’t wait to celebrate Christmas with his family and friends. But when things don’t go exactly as planned, Penguin learns to find holiday magic in the most unexpected places.$9.99ISBN: 9780593113981Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Viking Books for Young Readers - October 13th, 2020
From New York Times bestselling author Mac Barnett and Geisel Award-winning illustrator Greg Pizzoli, an uproarious early reader series about a mischievous rabbit, a cranky old lady, and a lovable dog.$16.99ISBN: 9780763649234Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Candlewick - September 19th, 2017
Bear’s minimalist holiday celebration has an eager Mouse feeling a bit anxious in this humorous and heartwarming story about the unlikely, lovable pair.$1.99ISBN: 9780486297941Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Dover Publications - July 3rd, 1997
This fun-filled activity book invites you to decorate your very own gingerbread house. A simple little cottage -- set in front of a candy cane forest -- is waiting to be trimmed with sugar-coated doors and windows, peppermint sticks, gumdrops, candied fruit slices, and other sweets.$9.99ISBN: 9781338267204Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Cartwheel Books - September 25th, 2018Readers of every age will be enchanted by this charming board book with exceptional quality musical sounds that bring every charming picture to life. I Love The Nutcracker has a button on every spread, which triggers one of six captivating sounds that introduces an iconic piece from Tchaikovsky's classical ballet.$8.99ISBN: 9781984816825Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - October 13th, 2020
Jan Brett's Christmas classic is a visual masterpiece and includes a DVD to savor!$17.99ISBN: 9781596436688Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Roaring Brook Press - September 13th, 2011
A HILARIOUS NEW HOLIDAY PICTURE BOOK ABOUT EVERYONE'S FAVORITE NAUGHTY FELINE
"Twas the night before Christmas, and all through the city, not a creature was stirring...Except for BAD KITTY."$7.99ISBN: 9780060094706Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: HarperFestival - September 26th, 2006
Cozy up for Christmas fun with Biscuit, everyone's favorite little yellow puppy!
The touch and feel elements include Biscuit's sweater, a horse's mane...and even Santa's beard! The sturdy board book pages and simple text are just right for babies and toddlers.$9.99ISBN: 9780399173141Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: World of Eric Carle - October 13th, 2015
Eric Carle's classic Christmas book is now available as a board book! Perfect for holiday gift-giving and stocking stuffing.$6.99ISBN: 9780811854573Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Chronicle Books - September 28th, 2006
An adorable finger puppet peeks through a die-cut hole on each page making this book an excellent way to read and play.$16.99ISBN: 9780316315234Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - October 10th, 2017In this companion to Rory the Dinosaur: Me and My Dad, Rory brings the Christmas spirit to his friends and family!$12.99ISBN: 9780062675279Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: HarperCollins - September 18th, 2018
This New York Times bestselling Pete the Cat hardcover picture book is a perfect Christmas gift for Pete the Cat fans who are eagerly awaiting Santa’s arrival!$12.99ISBN: 9780147509529Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Puffin Books - October 17th, 2013
A timeless celebration of Christmas from the legendary Newbery and Caldecott Honor winner Tomie dePaola!$7.99ISBN: 9780698119017Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Puffin Books - September 24th, 2001
Tomie dePaola's glorious paintings are as luminous as the farolitos that light up on the Plaza in Santa Fe for the procession of Las Posadas, the tradition in which Mary and Joseph go from door to door seeking shelter at the inn on Christmas Eve.This year Sister Angie, who is always in charge of the clebration, has to stay home with the flu, and Lupe and Roberto, who are to play Mary$17.99ISBN: 9780399256493Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Nancy Paulsen Books - October 18th, 2011
In Strega Nona's village, the holiday season is a time of celebrations - and nothing says celebration like a feast! All the kitchens are bustling from the Feast of San Nicola, when the children choose the food, to the Feast of Epiphany, when someone gets to be king or queen for the day.$7.99ISBN: 9780374304591Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) - September 5th, 2017
A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER!
"A gift should be big,
And a gift should be bright.
And a gift should be perfect-
Guaranteed to bring delight.
And a gift should have meaning
Plus a bit of bling-zing,
So I'll shop till I drop
For each just-right thing!"$14.99ISBN: 9780062570789Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: HarperCollins - September 19th, 2017
If you’re searching for Where’s Waldo? for the next generation, this holiday seek-and-find from internet sensation Gergely Dudás will have you—and your kids—busy for hours.
Bear loves the holidays, and this year he's throwing a party for all his animal friends.$5.99ISBN: 9780062497918Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: HarperCollins - September 20th, 2016
The #1 bestselling Laugh-Out-Loud Jokes for Kids series returns with a timeless collection of hundreds of Christmas- and winter-themed jokes to make the season bright. A great activity book for kids 5 to 10, including anyone looking for a boredom buster when home from school.$16.99ISBN: 9780544226203Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: HMH Books for Young Readers - October 17th, 2017A World of Cookies for Santa takes readers across the globe to see all the treats that await Santa on Christmas Eve.Not available for order.ISBN: 9781452151380Availability: Hard to Find - Can't be ordered at this time.Published: Chronicle Books - September 20th, 2016
Pink suit. Moustache. Helicopter. This may not be your ordinary Santa, but it's still a daunting Christmas Eve challenge! There are so many presents to deliver, and so little time. It's a good thing Santa has a plan. He'll just peek into every window and toss in a gift. Done! The trouble is, Santa is moving much too quickly to see who really lives in each house.$9.95ISBN: 9781402778124Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Sterling Children's Books - September 6th, 2011
With this stunning treasury, we welcome one of the most respected children's book illustrators to the Sterling list: Michael Hague.$19.99ISBN: 9781416935865Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - October 3rd, 2006
A classic piece of American literature given new poignancy by beautiful watercolors by award-winning artist Lisbeth Zwerger.
One dollar and eighty-seven cents is all the money Della has in the world to buy her beloved husband a Christmas present. But all she has left to sell is her one greatest treasure—her long, beautiful brown hair.$6.99ISBN: 9781644721223Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Highlights Press - September 22nd, 2020
The perfect gift for any stocking, this collection of festive Hidden Pictures puzzles offers a unique puzzling experience. Kids can use the included bright green highlighter to find hundreds of hidden objects and create fluorescent scenes.$8.99ISBN: 9780761302971Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: First Avenue Editions (Tm) - August 1st, 2003
The winter solstice--the shortest day of the year--marks the beginning of the coldest, darkest season. Discover the scientific reasons for this phenomenon and learn how cultures past and present have celebrated it.$7.99ISBN: 9780140567434Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Puffin Books - October 2nd, 2000
A procession travels to Bethlehem, bringing gifts for the newborn baby Jesus. The little drummer boy comes along, although he is too poor to bring a present fit for a king. Instead, he plays a song on his drum for the Christ Child. Within the little drummer boy's seemingly simple gift lies the true spirit of Christmas.$9.99ISBN: 9780763662332Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Candlewick - September 11th, 2012
"Swashbuckling gusto and a poignant finish should make this a new favorite." — Publishers Weekly (starred review)$7.99ISBN: 9780688163235Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: HarperCollins - October 19th, 1998
A holiday celebration of diversity!
From Ethiopian fringed umbrellas and star-shaped Filipino parol lanterns to candlelit Swedish St. Lucia crowns, Christmas Around the World brings together Christmas traditions from twelve different lands, like decorations on a splendid tree.$18.99ISBN: 9780062869463Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: HarperCollins - September 15th, 2020
#1 New York Times bestselling illustrator Loren Long presents a fresh, modern take on the classic Christmas poem about a visit from Santa Claus in this gorgeous new edition.$4.99ISBN: 9780545565110Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Scholastic Inc. - August 27th, 2013Celebrate Christmas with Peppa! This 8x8 includes stickers.
Snuggle up with Peppa Pig in this 2-in-1 wintertime storybook! It's Christmas Eve, and Peppa is hoping for a very special gift from Santa Claus. Will her wish come true? Then, Peppa and George decide to build a great, big snowman. This charming book includes two stories and a sheet of stickers!$5.99ISBN: 9780375856532Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Random House Books for Young Readers - September 25th, 2012
Join Jack, Annie and the Magic Tree House in this historical holiday story that puts a twist on Charles Dicken's classic The Christmas Carol. The #1 bestselling chapter book series of all time celebrates 25 years with new covers and a new, easy-to-use numbering system!$17.99ISBN: 9781481430579Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - September 22nd, 2015
A young ninja wants a snowball fight for Christmas, and he just might get his holiday wish in this picture book with graphic novel–inspired illustrations that celebrate the spirit of giving, Samurai style.
It’s snowing on Christmas Eve! Yukio loves snowball fights, but none of the other ninjas will play with him for fear of landing on Santa’s naughty list.$16.99ISBN: 9780060890742Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: HarperCollins - September 27th, 2011
“Hey! Unto you a child is born!”
Meet the Herdmans—they lie, cheat, and love to give clonks on the head. They are, without a doubt, the worst kids in the history of the world. So no one is prepared when this outlaw family invades church one Sunday and decides to take over the annual Christmas pageant.$5.99ISBN: 9780440412991Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Yearling - October 6th, 1997
Beginning readers are introduced to the detective mystery genre in this Christmas adventure with Nate the Great. Perfect for the Common Core, kids can problem-solve with Nate, using logical thinking to solve mysteries!$8.99ISBN: 9781250070876Availability: Backordered - On Order with Publisher - May Be Available to OrderPublished: Feiwel & Friends - September 13th, 2016
Bells jingle, sleds dash through the snow, trees are topped with sparkling stars, and children everywhere dream of candy canes and presents. But the best gift of all—the most magical gift of the season—is when we spend Christmas with those we love.$6.99ISBN: 9780142300046Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Puffin Books - September 24th, 2001
Bestselling author Rosemary Wells tells a heartfelt holiday story The Chicago Tribune calls “One of the best.”$10.99ISBN: 9780794435271Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Studio Fun International - September 22nd, 2015
Lift the Flap Nativity helps children understand the true message of Christmas—the good news that God so loved the world, he sent us his only son.
With flaps to open on every page and wonderful surprises to find underneath, children join in the miracle of Christmas as they trace the events leading up to the birth of Jesus.$16.99ISBN: 9780375860935Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Knopf Books for Young Readers - September 11th, 2012
A perfect gift for the holiday season, no matter what you celebrate in December!
I am a mix of two traditions.
From Daddy Christmas and Hanukkah Mama.
How lucky am I?$6.99ISBN: 9780545662772Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Cartwheel Books - September 27th, 2016In the new book in Tedd Arnold's New York Times bestselling Fly Guy series, it's Christmazzz Eve and Fly Guy doesn't have a present to give his best friend, Buzz. But when he goes out to look for one, Fly Guy meets a stranger in the house whom he has to fight off with his ninja action. Will Fly Guy defeat the stranger? Will he find a present for Buzz?
$17.99ISBN: 9780399257841Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - October 21st, 2014
When Big Snowshoe tells Little Snow that the animals’ Santa is coming with presents for everyone, Little Snow wants to know who he is. The animals say they have never seen him. Maybe he’s a badger, a moose, a polar bear, or a wolf, they tell him. But this spunky little rabbit thinks they are just fooling him.$8.99ISBN: 9780593118610Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Random House Books for Young Readers - October 8th, 2019
The beloved, award-winning classic The Snowman celebrates its 40th anniversary! One winter's night, a little boy's snowman comes to life—and a magical adventure begins. . . .
Raymond Briggs's The Snowman perfectly illustrates the wonder and innocence of childhood.$7.99ISBN: 9780394884660Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Dragonfly Books - August 12th, 1986
Illus. in full color. A wordless story. The pictures have "the hazy softness of air in snow. A little boy rushes out into the wintry day to build a snowman, which comes alive in his dreams that night. The experience is one that neither he nor young 'readers' will ever regret or forget."--(starred) Booklist.$7.99ISBN: 9780152001216Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: HMH Books for Young Readers - October 31st, 1994By moonlight in the quiet forest, a young boy and his family decorate their favorite tree with popcorn, apples, tangerines, and sunflower-seed balls as a gift for the animals of the woods. “Sure to become a Christmas favorite, this beautifully illustrated story of a family’s unusual tradition brings to life the true spirit of Christmas.”--American Bookseller$9.99ISBN: 9780385388771Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Golden Books - September 9th, 2014
Children ages 3 to 7 will have a jolly, happy time reading this beautiful hardcover Big Golden Book picture book based on the timeless holiday classic Frosty the Snowman!$9.99ISBN: 9781925247121Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Big & Small - January 1st, 2016
Tchaikovsky's fantastical ballet based on the original E.T.A. Hoffmann story again becomes a picture book. The illustrations capture all the movement of the ballet, making this an enjoyable story for children and adults alike.$12.99ISBN: 9780735262515Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Tundra Books - September 8th, 2020
Narwhal and Jelly spread some holiday cheer (and warm waffle pudding) in the festive fifth book of this blockbuster graphic novel series!$11.95ISBN: 9780971242524Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Lightport Books - December 15th, 2013
Lights of Winter is a children's picture book about winter celebrations around the world: Solstice, Yule, Christmas, Kwanza, Hanukkah, Teng Chieh, Diwali, Soyal, Las Posadas, Zagmuk, Saturnalia. For ages 3-9. Thirteen color illustrations.$25.99ISBN: 9781786030689Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Frances Lincoln Children's Books - October 5th, 2017Follow Clara on a magical Christmas adventure in this musical retelling of The Nutcracker ballet—push the button on each beautiful scene to hear the vivid sound of an orchestra playing from Tchaikovsky’s score.
It is Christmas Eve at Clara’s house. Scents of ginger, chocolate, and peppermint waft through the air.$14.99ISBN: 9780763692483Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Candlewick - September 27th, 2016
A merry novelty book invites little ones to celebrate Christmas with Maisy and friends.$7.99ISBN: 9780517881781Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Dragonfly Books - August 9th, 1994
This beautiful picture book featuring the beloved Christmas poem, "Little Tree," will delight children and parents alike!$18.99ISBN: 9780375814440Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Random House Books for Young Readers - September 25th, 2001
Every child's favorite elephant, Barbar, returns in this unusual and heartwarming Christmas story.$7.99ISBN: 9781534430129Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - March 5th, 2019
This beautiful new edition of Tomie dePaola’s 1978 classic retelling of a French legend stars a little juggler whose unique talent leads him to what might be a Christmas miracle.
Little Giovanni is poor and homeless, but he can do something wonderful: he can juggle.
The people of Sorrento marvel at his talents, and before long, he becomes famous throughout Italy for his$7.99ISBN: 9780698115675Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Puffin Books - October 6th, 1997
In Mexico, the poinsettia is called flor de la Nochebuenao flower of the Holy Night. At Christmastime, the flower blooms and flourishes, the quite exquisite red stars lighting up the countryside.
This Mexican legend tells how the poinsettia came to be, through a little girl's unselfish gift to the Christ Child.$7.99ISBN: 9781534430112Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - September 17th, 2019
In this beloved classic picture book, Tomie dePaola retells and illustrates an Italian Christmas folk tale, breathing warmth and humanity into the character of the lonely Old Befana and her endless search for the Christ Child.
Every morning and every afternoon, Old Befana sweeps with her broom. “Cranky old lady,” the children say.$6.99ISBN: 9780451469809Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Viking Books for Young Readers - October 21st, 2014
With short and simple rhyming text, the Llama Llama board books introduce Llama Llama to babies and toddlers before they’re ready for longer full-length stories. And their small size and durable pages are perfect for little hands.
In Llama Llama Jingle Bells, little llama and his friends give gifts, sing songs, and decorate cookies. It’s a very merry holiday indeed!$6.99ISBN: 9780141324524Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Puffin Books - September 11th, 2008
A Christmas Carol is one of Charles Dickens' most loved books - a true classic and a Christmas time must-read. Ebenezer Scrooge is a mean, miserable, bitter old man with no friends. One cold Christmas Eve, three ghosts take him on a scary journey to show him the error of his nasty ways. By visiting his past, present and future, Scrooge learns to love Christmas and the people all around him.$17.99ISBN: 9780061650994Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Balzer + Bray - September 22nd, 2009
In this luminous picture book adaptation of Charles Dickens' immortal classic, the story of Ebenezer Scrooge leaps off the page to warm the soul of one and all. Be swept away in an unforgettable Christmas Eve, from Scrooge's first "Bah, humbug!" to the arrival of the Ghost of Christmas Past; from the courage of Tiny Tim to the glory of Christmas morning.$6.99ISBN: 9780062943903Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: HarperCollins - September 15th, 2020
The #1 bestselling Laugh-Out-Loud Jokes for Kids series is bringing giggles in time for the holidays! Get your little ones ready for Christmas with this beautifully illustrated, hilariously funny lift-the-flap joke book. A great activity book for little ones, including anyone looking for a boredom buster when home from school.$4.99ISBN: 9781338573312Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Scholastic Inc. - September 3rd, 2019Celebrate Christmas with Peppa and her friends in this adorably sweet 8x8 storybook, complete with a glitter cover! Based on the hit TV show as seen on Nick Jr.
'Tis the season for Peppa Pig! Join Peppa, George, Mummy Pig, Daddy Pig, and all of their friends as they celebrate Christmas in this adorably sweet storybook.
$14.95ISBN: 9780486829296Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Dover Publications - September 12th, 2018
El cuento de la emoci n de una ni a mexicana al acercarse la Navidad, desde su publicaci n original en 1960 y ganador la medulla Caldecott, ha sido disfrutada por generaciones de j venes lectores. Ceci no puede contener su alegr a de poder participar, este a o por privera vez, en las posadas, una de las fiestas navide as tradicionales que se celebra en M xico por el correr de nueve d as.$7.99ISBN: 9781442494466Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - October 1st, 2013
Everyone’s favorite piglet helps to make the holiday season brighter than ever in this board book edition of an Olivia favorite.
...Not a piglet was stirring. Well, maybe just one.
Christmas is coming, and Olivia is incredibly busy.$19.99ISBN: 9781416907862Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - October 2nd, 2007
Everyone's favorite Caldecott honor-winning pig and #1 Santa enthusiast is helping to make the season brighter than ever.
Christmas is coming, and Olivia is incredibly busy. She has to wait for Santa, make sure dad sets up the tree, wait for Santa, watch mom make the Christmas dinner, wait for Santa, oversee the care with which the stockings are hung and, of course, OPEN HER PRESENTS!$7.99ISBN: 9780152020965Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: HMH Books for Young Readers - September 7th, 1999Wombat loves everything about Christmas--especially the Nativity play. He's wanted to be in it for as long as he can remember. At last he's old enough to try out. But at the auditions, the first part goes to someone else. So does the next. And the next . . . Will there be a part left for Wombat?$4.99ISBN: 9780060853822Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: HarperCollins - September 26th, 2006
With more than 12 million books sold, the My Weird School series really gets kids reading!$5.99ISBN: 9781644721209Availability: Usually Ships in 3-7 Days - Not in stock but can be ordered.Published: Highlights Press - September 22nd, 2020
What did the dog say to the Christmas tree? My bark is louder than yours! This laugh-out-loud collection of Christmas jokes will have kids giggling all during the holidays.$9.95ISBN: 9781629798301Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Highlights Press - October 2nd, 2018
Christmas trees, reindeer, snowmen, and more are featured in this latest Puzzlemania® activity collection for kids ages 6 and up. This title is decked out with a wide variety of Highlights(TM) best puzzles and games that will have kids excited to ring in the holidays.$4.99ISBN: 9780062643070Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: HarperCollins - September 19th, 2017
A holiday classic by the author of Danny and the Dinosaur, available again—and now with full-color art!$6.99ISBN: 9780375867798Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Random House Books for Young Readers - September 27th, 2011
New York Times bestselling and Newbery Honor winning author Jennifer Holm teams up with Matthew Holm to bring you a fully illustrated graphic novel series packed with humor and kid appeal.$9.99ISBN: 9781536200027Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Candlewick - September 18th, 2018
In a deeply moving story with the hallmarks of a classic, a homeless boy’s rescue of a spindly Christmas tree sparks a glimmer of hope that has far-reaching effects.$6.99ISBN: 9781338207095Availability: Usually Ships in 3-7 Days - Not in stock but can be ordered.Published: Scholastic Paperbacks - September 25th, 2018It's Christmas Eve, and Rachel Walker and Kirsty Tate are very excited. They're helping to organize a big Christmas party! There's going to be carols, a festive feast, and a special ballet performance.
Or that was the plan, until Jack Frost stole Robyn the Christmas Party Fairy's magical objects. Can the girls help Robyn find them, before the spirit of Christmas is lost for ever?$17.99ISBN: 9781481458290Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Little Simon - September 20th, 2016
The New York City Ballet presents a classic ballet tale for a modern ballet lover with George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker, a holiday favorite.
The New York City Ballet is known for showcasing classic stories of the ballet with their trademark stylish and modern sensibility.$16.99ISBN: 9780399167560Availability: Usually Ships in 3-7 Days - Not in stock but can be ordered.Published: Nancy Paulsen Books - October 18th, 2016
Lori Nichols’s delightful book celebrates the bond of two nature-loving sisters, and their ability to find fantastic kid-powered solutions to any problem—and it will give allergy sufferers an extra reason to celebrate.
$7.95ISBN: 9780761186144Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Workman Publishing Company - August 11th, 2015EyeLike Stickers: Christmas celebrates the biggest holiday of the year with 400 high-quality, photographic images that are amazingly lifelike in color and detail. The durable, reusable stickers are designed to be stuck on and peeled off over and over again without losing adhesive.$7.99ISBN: 9781589255777Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Tiger Tales - September 2nd, 2014
This simple lift-the-flap book is packed with Christmas surprises for your child! The bright, bold photographs and large flaps make learning fun.$5.99ISBN: 9780375858123Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Random House Books for Young Readers - August 25th, 2009
Travel to Camelot with Jack, Annie and The Magic Tree House in this holiday fantasy adventure! The #1 bestselling chapter book series of all time celebrates 25 years with new covers and a new, easy-to-use numbering system!$6.99ISBN: 9780763632472Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Candlewick - September 11th, 2012
Oh, baby! Leslie Patricelli’s one-haired wonder returns to revel in Christmas.$19.95ISBN: 9781936140060Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Charlesbridge - October 1st, 2010
Christmas is more enchanting than ever in this new vibrant edition of Clement C. Moore’s heartwarming holiday poem that has delighted generations of children.$4.99ISBN: 9781338347524Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Scholastic Inc. - October 6th, 2020From Dav Pilkey, creator of the #1 New York Times bestselling Dog Man and Captain Underpants series, comes Dragon, the heartwarming hero adored by Dav's youngest readers!
Pick a book. Grow a Reader!
$17.99ISBN: 9780399243028Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Philomel Books - September 16th, 2004
Patricia Polacco's most poignant Christmas tale!$7.99ISBN: 9780312527433Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Priddy Books US - September 11th, 2018
With touches of gold foil throughout, this stunning tabbed board book is a real Christmas treat for children.
The traditional, hugely popular song is fun to learn and sing, and children will love to count each of the gifts—from one partridge in a pear tree to twelve drummers drumming. The tabbed pages make page-turning easy, and each tab has a number for more counting practice.$8.99ISBN: 9780312529697Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Priddy Books US - September 10th, 2019
Santa's Gifts is an illustrated novelty board book with flaps and sliders. This Christmas hide-and-seek book has big, sturdy flaps, chunky sliders, and a shiny foil ending, making it an ideal Christmas treat for toddlers.$6.99ISBN: 9780064402750Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: HarperCollins - April 12th, 2005
This year’s pageant is definitely like no other, but maybe that’s exactly what makes it so special.
Laughs abound in this bestselling Christmas classic by Barbara Robinson! The Best Christmas Pageant Ever follows the outrageous shenanigans of the Herdman siblings, or “the worst kids in the history of the world.”$5.99ISBN: 9780152002145Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: HMH Books for Young Readers - November 30th, 1994Mr. Putter and his beloved cat bake a light and airy Christmas cake for their neighbor Mrs. Teaberry. “Howard’s relaxed, mixed-media pictures catch the nuances of the cozy, affectionate relationship between an old man and a cat with all the right moves.”--Booklist$17.99ISBN: 9781481470414Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Beach Lane Books - September 19th, 2017
In the spirit of her acclaimed Dog Heaven and Cat Heaven, Newbery Medalist Cynthia Rylant illustrates the nativity story in her powerful folk art style.
Cynthia Rylant takes the beloved text of the nativity story, as told in the King James Bible, and lovingly illustrates it in her simple but bold style that has been called “stunning” by School Library Journal$4.99ISBN: 9780385384216Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Golden Books - September 9th, 2014
A timeless Richard Scarry Christmas tale of two little mice waiting for Santa is now available as a Little Golden Book!$14.99ISBN: 9780544875517Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: HMH Books for Young Readers - September 13th, 2016
Feliz Navidad! Little Blue Truck is spreading cheer by delivering Christmas trees to his animal friends. Can you help count each green tree from one to five and back again? Don’t forget to save one for El camioncito Azul!
Now available in Spanish, Little Blue Truck's Christmas adventure is full of holiday warmth.$7.99ISBN: 9780399234101Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - September 24th, 2001
A modern Christmas classic about how the animals prepare a cozy welcome for the baby Jesus.
"Who is coming to our house?
Someone, someone," says Mouse.
As Pig makes room, Lamb cleans up, Goose stacks the hay, and Duck lines the crib with eiderdown, Mary and Joseph are on their way by donkey. All the animals are eager to welcome the baby Jesus to their home.$14.99ISBN: 9781338546958Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Scholastic Inc. - October 1st, 2019Geronimo Stilton retells famouse classic stories we know and love!
Geronimo retells the classic tale of the old cranky mouse, Ebenezer Scrooge. Scrooge has no Christmas spirit, that is until he is visited by 3 ghosts on the night of Christmas Eve.$19.99ISBN: 9780689830396Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - October 1st, 1999
Here she is at Christmastime
Complete with tinsel and holly
Singing fa la la la lolly
And over the roar of the jingle bells
You can hear hear hear her say
It's absolutely Christmas
But I don't mind a bit
I give everyone a present
For that's the thing of it
So when it's everly Christmastime
And you're under your Christmas trees
Simply tinkl$16.99ISBN: 9780439774970Availability: Usually Ships in 3-7 Days - Not in stock but can be ordered.Published: Scholastic Press - September 1st, 2009Best-selling author, Lauren Thompson, and Best-selling Caldecott Honor Book artist Jon J Muth join forces to present a story that is filled with the magic, wonder, and love of Christmas.$16.99ISBN: 9780670016341Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Viking Books for Young Readers - October 16th, 2014
’Twas Nochebuena and all through our casa,
every creature was kneading tamale masa...$12.99ISBN: 9781784282172Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Arcturus Publishing - September 15th, 2017
A fun guide to making seasonal Christmas figures using the ancient art of origami Includes colorful origami paper.
This step-by-step origami guide for kids will show little elves ages 6 and up how to turn simple squares of paper into magical Christmas origami models (with a little help from a grown-up).$5.99ISBN: 9780380002559Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: HarperCollins - March 9th, 1999
Nursery magic is very strange and wonderful, and only those playthings that are old and wise and experienced like the Skin Horse understand all about it.
"What is REAL?" asked the Rabbit one day. "Does it mean having things that buzz inside you and a stick-out handle?"$7.99ISBN: 9781442427907Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Little Simon - October 4th, 2011
Celebrate the holidays with Bear and his friends in this sweet picture book from bestselling author Karma Wilson!
Bear’s friends are determined to keep Bear awake for Christmas! So they wake Bear up and have him help them find a Christmas tree, bake cakes, hang up stockings, and sing Christmas songs.$16.99ISBN: 9780545416788Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: The Blue Sky Press - September 1st, 2012Ho! Ho! Ho! With more than 9 million books in print, America's favorite dinosaurs can't wait to celebrate Christmas!$7.99ISBN: 9780374312107Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) - August 20th, 2019
An unabridged hardcover edition of writer/illustrator Amy Young's sparkly, funny holiday book—A Unicorn Named Sparkle's First Christmas, the perfect size for stockings with a shiny, gilttery cover!
It's Sparkle's first Christmas and Lucy is showing him how to celebrate.
Make a snowman. Check.
Make a unicorn snowman. Check.
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