Book Reviews

age 6+
 
Funny but rough-looking Santas make this older-kid fare.
By Glenn McCoy
(2008)
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age 4+
 
Award winner is perfect for holiday gift-giving.
By Roni Schotter
(2008)
age 5+
 
Gorgeous artwork and a message that sparkles with hope.
By Roseanne Thong
(2008)
age 5+
 
Modern holiday classic stars a spunky, imaginative dog.
By J. Otto Seibold, Vivian Walsh
(1997)
age 4+
 
Vegetarian vampire gives Halloween a silly twist.
By J. Otto Seibold, Siobhan Vivian
(2008)
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age 4+
 
Madcap monster ball is silly, wiggly-giggly fun.
By Lisa Wheeler
(2008)
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age 4+
 
Ghoulish Stone Soup is more fun than scary.
By Cambria Evans
(2008)
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age 5+
 
Bilingual celebration of Spanish Christmas songs.
By Alma Flor Ada, F. Isabel Campoy, Rosalma Zubizarreta
(2007)
age 4+
 
Southwestern zest spices up this Christmas carol.
By Philemon Sturges
(2007)
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age 6+
 
Gross-out "Night Before Xmas" parody about gassy Santa.
By Mitch Chivus
(2007)
age 4+
 
Lovable tale of two friends full of holiday fun.
By Holly Hobbie
(2007)
age 4+
 
Folksy tale shares the miracle of simple things.
By Fran Manushkin
(2007)
age 4+
 
Simple song introduces Kwanzaa to young readers.
By Melrose Cooper
(2007)
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age 3+
 
Scare-free Halloween fun for preschoolers.
By Bethany Roberts
(1995)
age 5+
 
Sentimental but stirring Christmas story.
By Elizabeth Winthrop
(2006)
age 9+
 
St. Nick's saintly child plays fantasy heroine.
By Brittney Ryan
(2006)
age 4+
 
Christmas lesson about gifts and giving.
By Mary Engelbreit
(2004)
age 3+
 
Silly tale for kids who love Christmas.
By Mike Reiss
(2006)
age 7+
 
Santa fights commercialization, kids help, ho hum.
By Cornelia Funke
(2006)
age 5+
 
Haunting rhymes create ghoulish treat.
By Marisa Montes
(2006)

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