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Santa's Favorite Story
Santa's Favorite Story
Paperback      ISBN: 0689817231

The forest animals are afraid that Santa might be too tired to make his Christmas rounds, until he tells them his favorite story of the first Christmas

Manger
Manger
Paperback      ISBN: 0802855326

There is a legend that describes how, at midnight on Christmas Eve, all creatures are granted the power of speech for one hour. In this rich collection, Lee Bennett Hopkins and a dozen other poets imagine what responses they might offer. The poems represent a diverse group of animals, but all come together with one singular purpose: celebrating the joy of the miraculous event.

This collection of graceful poems provides readers with a Nativity story unlike any other -- at times gently humorous, at times profound, but always inviting readers to appreciate the wonder of Christmas. This book is a perfect gift for the holiday season.

Includes poems by...

  • Lee Bennett Hopkins
  • Joan Bransfield Graham
  • Amy Ludwig VanDerwater
  • X. J. Kennedy
  • Jude Mandell
  • Marilyn Nelson
  • Jane Yolen
  • Ann Whitford Paul
  • Prince Redcloud
  • Rebecca Kai Dotlich
  • Michele Krueger
  • Alma Flor Ada
  • Alice Schertle
Let It Glow: A Winter's Walk
Let It Glow
A Winter's Walk
Hardcover      ISBN: 1786030306

Celebrate the holiday season with this book featuring real lights that glow with every turn of the page.

Set in a winter wonderland, follow one child on his journey home through a snowy landscape. Lights are revealed by diecuts throughout, becoming lit-up shop windows, carol singers' candles, stars in the sky and finally a star on the tree. Told in verse, this gift book will bring the magic of Christmas into everyone's home.

Curious Baby Curious about Christmas (Curious George Touch-And-Feel Board Book)
Curious Baby Curious about Christmas (Curious George Touch-And-Feel Board Book)
Hardcover      ISBN: 0547588410

A charming touch-and-feel board book that introduces baby to all the tactile joys of Christmas.

This festive touch-and-feel board book lets little ones explore and enjoy all that the holiday has to offer through the curious eyes of everyone's favorite little monkey. Your baby can experience Christmas with Curious George as he hangs stockings, decorates the tree, awaits a visit from Santa, and finds a surprise present on Christmas morning. With sweet illustrations, simple rhyming verse, and an array of textures--which include velvet stockings, crumbly sugar cookies, soft reindeer fur, and Santa's fluffy white beard, among others--this holiday book is the perfect gift for those eagerly awaiting a visit from you know who
Biscuit's Christmas Eve
Biscuit's Christmas Eve
Paperback      ISBN: 0061128368

Help Biscuit get ready for Santa in this lift-the-flap holiday adventure, featuring flaps that open to reveal exciting surprises

Biscuit gets ready for Santa's arrival in his newest gatefold book, with surprises under every flap

Dasher: How a Brave Little Doe Changed Christmas Forever
Dasher
How a Brave Little Doe Changed Christmas Forever
School & Library      ISBN: 1536201375
From the celebrated creator of Red and Lulu comes the story of a brave little doe who meets Santa and changes Christmas forever.

Dasher is an adventurous young reindeer with a wish in her heart. She spends her days with her family under the hot sun in a traveling circus, but she longs for a different life -- one where there is snow beneath her hooves and the North Star above her head. One day, when the opportunity arises, Dasher seizes her destiny and takes off in pursuit of the life she wants to live. It's not long before she meets a nice man in a red suit with a horse-drawn sleigh -- a man named Santa. And soon, with the help of a powerful Christmas wish, nothing will be the same.
How to Catch an Elf
How to Catch an Elf
Hardcover      ISBN: 1492646318

A New York Times and USA Today Bestseller

"With delightful rhymes, How to Catch an Elf slots itself into place along such classics as "The Night Before Christmas."--Foreword Reviews

You've been waiting all year long, and now it's finally Christmas Eve Is this the year you'll finally catch an elf? Start a new Christmas tradition with this hilarious children's book from the creators of the New York Times best-seller How to Catch a Leprechaun

"It's Christmas Eve Hip hip, hooray
Yes, Santa's coming 'round.
He's bringing toys to girls and boys
in every house in town."

"Some kids have tried to catch him,
but Santa's fast, you see
So they've set their eyes on a smaller prize,
and now they're after me "

The Twelve Days of Christmas in Minnesota
The Twelve Days of Christmas in Minnesota
Hardcover      ISBN: 1402763956

Welcome to the 12 days of Christmas in Minnesota Ready to greet you are 5 golden hotdishes, 4 lumberjacks, 3 red stones, 2 hockey sticks... and much more from the Gopher State.Jack is so excited about the visit of his twin cousins, Sarah and Hannah, that he gives them one of these VERY unusual gifts on each of the twelve days of Christmas. Hannah writes lively letters home to tell her mom and dad all about their trip. Lucky readers are in for a wild Christmas countdown

Miracle on 34th Street: A Storybook Edition of the Christmas Classic
Miracle on 34th Street
A Storybook Edition of the Christmas Classic
Hardcover      ISBN: 1492669865

For the First Time Ever in Picture Book Format

For a little girl named Susan, Christmas could be any other day. She doesn't believe in Santa Claus or magic or miracles of any kind. Then one day she meets Kriss Kringle. As she doubtfully tells him the gifts she most wishes for, deep down Susan finds herself hoping that just maybe, he is the real thing. Based on the original holiday classic, Miracle on 34th Street is a heartwarming story about generosity, imagination, and the spirit of Christmas.

Olivia Claus
Olivia Claus
Hardcover      ISBN: 1442406623

It was the night before Christmas, and Olivia discovers that her favorite stuffed monkey, Mathilda, is missing. Not only is Mathilda missing, but other favorites keep disappearing around the house too. In the true spirit of Christmas, Olivia figures out how to not only give but to give back what has been missing.