If Animals Celebrated Christmas

If Animals Celebrated Christmas By:  Ann Whitford Paul Ann Whitford Paul and David Walker, the team behind IF ANIMALS SAID I LOVE YOU, have teamed up again to create a holiday book.  This time the focus is on animal families preparing for Christmas.  Young Koala kicks things off with a countdown to Christmas.  Penguin and […]

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Finding Christmas

Finding Christmas Lezlie Evans Hare, Squirrel, and Mouse are busy preparing for Christmas in their burrow on Christmas Eve.  Mouse still hasn’t found the perfect gift for Hare, so she sneaks out to find one.  Soon Mouse returns to the burrow to get help.  She has found sickly Swallow alone in the cold.  The friends […]

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A Yuletide Favorite

Merry Christmas!   One of my favorite Christmas picture books, an old standby from 1963 which has since been re-issued in full color, remains a fun read today.  I hope you enjoy it, too. Mr. Willowby’s Christmas Tree “Mr. Willowby’s Christmas tree Came by special delivery. Full and fresh and glistening green– The biggest tree he’d […]

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The Christmas Quiet Book

The Christmas Quiet Book by Deborah Underwood You may remember The Quiet Book and The Loud Book from Eugene and Charlotte’s very first What to Read video.  In these books, each page features an illustration and a single phrase for a different type of quiet (or loud) – “top of the roller coaster quiet” or “spilling your marbles […]

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