Recommended Reads for Children
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Christmas books for children
Here is a selection of Christmas titles, all available to reserve or borrow from Hampshire Libraries.
Rebecca Patterson The Christmas Show
A wonderful new picture book, set amid the chaos of the Christmas nativity play.
Tom Fletcher and Dougie Poynter The Dinosaur that pooped Christmas
A less- than- reverential look at the Christmas season , with dinosaurs, gross happenings and lots of laughs.
Mark Sperring How many sleeps till Christmas?
Little Pip is desperate for Christmas to come…but it seems that he has to wait a very long time…
Raymond Briggs with Hilary Audus and Joanna Harrison. The Snowman and the Snowdog
Raymond Briggs classic Snowman is forever associated with Christmas. In this sequel he flies again, with a new companion.
Holly Webb The Reindeer Girl
A story for older children about a Christmas holiday in Norway… and a reindeer in trouble.
Gaby Morgan Christmas Poems
A new illustrated edition of this classic collection of poems and carols for the festive season.
May Eliot The Nativity
A newly illustrated edition of the Christmas story, with sumptuous illustrations by Richard Johnson.