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25 Children’s Books To Share at the Holidays

  • CHILDREN'S

    LATKES AND APPLESAUCE

    SEPT. 27, 2022

CHILDREN'S

LATKES AND APPLESAUCE

by Fran Manushkin ; illustrated by Kris Easler

A warm and tender tale of a loving Jewish family celebrating an ancient tradition. Full review >

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  • CHILDREN'S

    EIGHT NIGHTS, EIGHT LIGHTS

    DEC. 1, 2022

CHILDREN'S

EIGHT NIGHTS, EIGHT LIGHTS

by Natalie Barnes ; illustrated by Andrea Stegmaier

A simple, contemporary introduction to the holiday focused on the children’s point of view. Full review >

FULL REVIEW >
  • CHILDREN'S

    TWELVE DINGING DOORBELLS

    OCT. 18, 2022

CHILDREN'S

TWELVE DINGING DOORBELLS

by Tameka Fryer Brown ; illustrated by Ebony Glenn

A new classic that will ease children through any holiday season. Full review >

FULL REVIEW >
  • CHILDREN'S

    HAPPY ALL-IDAYS!

    SEPT. 13, 2022

CHILDREN'S

HAPPY ALL-IDAYS!

by Cindy Jin ; illustrated by Rob Sayegh Jr.

A thoughtful and inclusive overview of seasonal celebrations. Full review >

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  • CHILDREN'S

    BRIGHT WINTER NIGHT

    DEC. 6, 2022

  • CHILDREN'S

    THE CHRISTMAS PINE

    OCT. 4, 2022

CHILDREN'S

THE CHRISTMAS PINE

by Julia Donaldson ; illustrated by Victoria Sandøy

A sweet ode to and pleasant reminder of the Christmas spirit. Full review >

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  • CHILDREN'S

    AVA'S HOMEMADE HANUKKAH

    SEPT. 1, 2022

CHILDREN'S

AVA'S HOMEMADE HANUKKAH

by Geraldine Woberg ; illustrated by Julia Seal

Inspiring creativity and a closer look at personal observances of Hanukkah. Full review >

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  • CHILDREN'S

    THROUGH THE NORTH POLE SNOW

    OCT. 18, 2022

  • CHILDREN'S

    HANUKKAH, HERE I COME!

    OCT. 11, 2022

  • CHILDREN'S

    THE LIGHTS THAT DANCE IN THE NIGHT

    NOV. 1, 2022

  • CHILDREN'S

    THE COOL BEAN PRESENTS

    SEPT. 13, 2022

CHILDREN'S

THE COOL BEAN PRESENTS

by Jory John ; illustrated by Pete Oswald with Saba Joshaghani

A solid message for young DIYers, particularly those with more time than bean-bucks. Full review >

FULL REVIEW >
  • CHILDREN'S

    MURRAY CHRISTMAS

    SEPT. 27, 2022

CHILDREN'S

MURRAY CHRISTMAS

by E.G. Keller ; illustrated by E.G. Keller

A delightful Christmas tale that shows a dog’s perspective on the holiday and all its trappings. Full review >

FULL REVIEW >
  • CHILDREN'S

    THE DONKEY'S SONG

    OCT. 18, 2022

CHILDREN'S

THE DONKEY'S SONG

by Jacki Kellum ; illustrated by Sydney Hanson

A gentle, spare tale, part bedtime story, part Christmas fare. Full review >

FULL REVIEW >
  • CHILDREN'S

    TWINKLE, TWINKLE, WINTER NIGHT

    SEPT. 20, 2022

CHILDREN'S

TWINKLE, TWINKLE, WINTER NIGHT

by Megan Litwin ; illustrated by Nneka Myers

Suitable for bedtime reading in any season, rich in both visual and sonic resonances. Full review >

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  • CHILDREN'S

    WINTER WONDERLAND

    SEPT. 13, 2022

  • CHILDREN'S

    SNOW HORSES

    NOV. 8, 2022

CHILDREN'S

SNOW HORSES

by Patricia MacLachlan ; illustrated by Micha Archer

A quiet, deeply satisfying celebration of the turn of the year and the joy of community. Full review >

FULL REVIEW >
  • CHILDREN'S

    RANDY, THE BADLY DRAWN REINDEER!

    NOV. 1, 2022

  • CHILDREN'S

    MARY ENGELBREIT'S THE LITTLEST NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS

    SEPT. 20, 2022

  • CHILDREN'S

    EVIE'S CHRISTMAS WISHES

    OCT. 11, 2022

  • CHILDREN'S

    POPPLETON AT CHRISTMAS

    SEPT. 6, 2022

CHILDREN'S

POPPLETON AT CHRISTMAS

by Cynthia Rylant ; illustrated by Mark Teague

A lovely choice to help emergent readers get into the Christmas spirit. Full review >

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  • CHILDREN'S

    A VERY MERCY CHRISTMAS

    SEPT. 27, 2022

  • CHILDREN'S

    THE NIGHT BEFORE THE NUTCRACKER

    SEPT. 6, 2022

CHILDREN'S

THE NIGHT BEFORE THE NUTCRACKER

by John Robert Allman ; illustrated by Julianna Swaney

Young balletomanes will clamor to attend a live performance or perhaps aspire to dance themselves. Full review >

FULL REVIEW >

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