Our Top 5 favorite Christmas books
With Christmas around he corner, we thought it would be a fantastic time to round up a list of our top 5 favorite Christmas books to help you get into the Christmas spirit!
A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens
On a bitter Christmas Eve night, a cold-hearted old Ebenezer Scrooge is visited by four ghosts. Transported to worlds past, present and future, Ebenezer Scrooge witnesses what a lifetime of fear and selfishness has led to and sees with fresh eyes the lonely life he has built for himself. Can Ebenezer be saved before it’s too late?
How the Grinch stole Christmas by Dr. Seuss
This classic book tells the story of the disgruntled Grinch and his evil attempts to steal Christmas from the citizens of Whoville and plans to steal all the presents to prevent Christmas from coming. But to his amazement, Christmas comes anyway, and the Grinch discovers the true meaning of this beautiful celebration. This is the classic tale from the wonderful mind of Dr. Seuss. A seasonal favorite with young readers for many years.
The Polar Express by Chris Van Allsburg
A young boy, lying awake one Christmas Eve, is welcomed aboard a magical trip to the North Pole . . . Through dark forests, over tall mountains, and across a desert of ice, the Polar Express makes its way to the city atop the world, where the boy will make his Christmas wish.
For millions of readers worldwide, this mysterious journey to the North Pole has become a beloved classic.
The Snowman by Raymond Briggs
On a cold snowy night a snowman magically comes to life and takes a small boy with him on a wondrous journey. There are no words in this book – just a treasure-trove of evocative drawings that will give you much pleasure and wonder during this already special time of the year.
The Christmas Miracle of Jonathan Toomey by Susan Wojciechowski
Jonathan Toomey is the best woodcarver in the valley, but he is always alone and never smiles. No one knows about the mementos of his lost wife and child that he keeps in an unopened drawer. But one early winter’s day, a widow and her young son approach him with a gentle request that leads to a joyful miracle this book has been widely hailed as a true Christmas classic and for that we are delighted to put it at number 1. A must read for the upcoming holidays.