Winter Break Reads

Looking forward to having the kids home for a few days over winter break?

Here are twelve stories about Christmas that you can all enjoy together. With a few classic titles, and a few newer titles, there should be something to appeal to a variety of ages and interests!

Check out one (or more) of these suggestions to get you in the holiday spirit! Not quite what you were looking for? Stop by the Youth Services desk, and we’d be happy to help you find that perfect family read-aloud.

The Best Christmas Pageant Ever by Barbara Robinson

The Dog Who Thought He Was Santa by Bill Wallace

The Forgotten Helper by Lorrie Moore

The Naughty List by Michael Fry & Bradley Jackson

The Ho Ho Ho Mystery by Bob Burke

Manga Claus: The Blade of Kringle by Nathaniel Marunas

Nancy and Plum by Betty MacDonald

A Boy Called Christmas by Matt Haig

A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens

The Christmas Genie by Dan Gutman

When Santa Fell to Earth by Cornelia Funke

Who is Stealing the Twelve Days of Christmas? by Martha Freeman

Going on a road trip over break? Many of these titles are also available in audio!