25 of the Best Christmas Books – *Bookclub Special (Part 4)*

Night Before the The Night Before Christmas by Natasha Wing £2.54 The classic ‘Twas the Night before Christmas’ Poem by Clement Clark Moore is given a modern and funny twist suitable for little ones. With burnt cookies, mummy’s flu and running out of bulbs for the tree you’ll have to read on to see if the Christmas spirit wins out in the end. Fab illustrations too. Mrs Christmas by Penny Ives £4.63 So, what is all of the Christmas eve…

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25 of the Best Christmas Books – *Bookclub Special (Part 3)*

A few more festive stories to add to your Christmas Book collection… That’s Not My Reindeer by Fiona Watt and Rachel Wells £5.99 These books are popular for a reason – bold, sensory and simple receptive text that engages young toddlers. Miss M has a couple of these and she still loves them now. A great first Christmas gift too. Spot’s First Christmas by Eric Hill £5.99 A classic lift-the-flap book that sees everyone’s favourite puppy discovers Christmas trees, presents and carol…

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25 of the Best Christmas Book – *Bookclub Special (Part 2)*

Continuing on from our 25 favourite Christmas stories here are 10 more classics to add to your collection…. Dear Father Christmas by Alan Durant £6.43 This fab book is full of letters between a young called called Holly and a man she believes looks like Santa. As Holly learns about Lapland, reindeer’s and elves in this beautiful pen-pal style story book How The Grinch Stole Christmas by Dr. Seuss £4 For over 40 years this zany tale of the ‘Grinch’…

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25 of the Best Christmas Books – *Bookclub Special (Part 1)* | V. I. BOOKCLUB

Belle & Boo and the Very Merry Christmas by Mandy Sutcliffe £6.99 Beautiful vintage-inspired illustrations make this one of our fave Christmas books. The charming tale of bob-haired Belle and her best-bunny-friend Boo. A tale on learning how kindness and sharing make for a nicer Christmas than just those presents under the tree. Stick Man by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler £4 This is one of Miss Marnie’s fave books and we recently saw the live stage version at the Leicester Square…

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Our NEW family Christmas traditions (part 2) – 24 Days of Christmas tales

We always read a book or 3 before bedtime so I love this Christmas book advent idea that I spotted on, yes .. you guessed it Pinterest (seriously what did we do before it?) Basically, you wrap up 24 Christmas Themed Books and your child/children unwrap one each night to read before bed. A great way to build up the anticipation – don’t you think? Now, before you panic that you need to buy 24 news books why not have a search around the…

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