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All I Want for Christmas Is You Movie Poster Image
age 4+
Merry, mischievous holiday tale is fun for families.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Santa Calls Book Poster Image
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age 4+
Dazzling art, high adventure in wild ride to North Pole.
By William Joyce
(1993)
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Good Night, Reindeer Book Poster Image
age 4+
Rudolph can't turn off his light in cute bedtime tale.
By Denise Brennan-Nelson
(2017)
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Santa, Please Bring Me a Gnome Book Poster Image
age 4+
Girl hopes for tiny live gift in gentle holiday story.
By An Swerts
(2017)
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Jingle Bells Book Poster Image
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age 4+
Pretty art, wordless ride are fun backdrop to famous carol.
By Susan Jeffers
(2017)
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The Nutcracker in Harlem Book Poster Image
age 4+
Nutcracker and girl are drummers in jazzy holiday update.
By T. E. McMorrow
(2017)
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Nativity Book Poster Image
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age 4+
Simple, kid-friendly rendering of Jesus' birth and message.
By Cynthia Rylant
(2017)
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Once Upon a Sesame Street Christmas Movie Poster Image
age 4+
Kindness saves unfriendly street in fun holiday story.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Blue Sky White Stars Book Poster Image
age 4+
Stirring, poetic take on America and flag has majestic art.
By Sarvinder Naberhaus
(2017)
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Otter Loves Easter! Book Poster Image
age 4+
Otter learns to share in cute holiday tale.
By Sam Garton
(2017)
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The Mistle-Tones Movie Poster Image
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age 11+
Festive music accents sweet story that has bullying themes.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2012)
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12 Dates of Christmas Movie Poster Image
age 11+
So-so romcom has positive messages about redemption.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2011)
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Holiday Joy TV Poster Image
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age 11+
Predictable life-swap story has strong themes of gratitude.
Network: Freeform
(2016)
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The Lost Gift: A Christmas Story Book Poster Image
age 4+
Sweet holiday picture book promotes kindness, teamwork.
By Kallie George
(2016)
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Christmas in the Barn Book Poster Image
age 4+
Evocative new art enlivens poetic telling of Nativity story.
By Margaret Wise Brown
(2016)
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If You Give a Mouse a Christmas Cookie Movie Poster Image
age 4+
Book pals spread holiday cheer with friendly, funny tale.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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The Snowy Day Movie Poster Image
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age 4+
Gratitude, diversity central to sweet book adaptation.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Penguin's Christmas Wish Book Poster Image
age 4+
Penguin learns meaning of holiday in warm, snowy romp.
By Salina Yoon
(2016)
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Marvel's Hulk: Where Monsters Dwell Movie Poster Image
age 11+
Cartoon violence and demonic imagery in subpar feature.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Bad Kitty Scaredy-Cat Book Poster Image
age 4+
Halloween alphabet book is a howlingly funny treat.
By Nick Bruel
(2016)
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