Saturday, November 17, 2007

Christmas Book List

Edited from a post I made on the Homeschool-MovingOn yahoo group.  I plan to add to this list every Christmas.  I need to have it in a nice, permanent place, as I got through this past Christmas totally forgetting quite a few of the titles on this list.


How the Grinch Stole Christmas (I know, I had to start with the most spiritual one of all, didn't I?  But I *have* to read it for Christmas)

Christmas Carols for a Kid's Heart by Bobbie Wolgemuth

Jotham's Journey series - Jotham’s Journey, Bartholomew’s Passage, Tabitha’s Travels - by Arnold Ytreeide 

The Crippled Lamb by Max Lucado

Jacob's Gift by Max Lucado

My Prairie Christmas by Brett Harvey

Lion Storyteller Christmas by Bob Hartman - we love this one :)

Christmas Miracle of Jonathan Toomey by Susan Wojciecowski

Legend of the Poinsettia by Tomie dePaola (and there are a few others by him too, Clown of God for one)

Best Christmas Pageant Ever by Barbara Robinson

The Trees of the Dancing Goats by Patricia Polacco

Gift of the Magi by O Henry (when it isn't in a collection we're reading already!)

The Tale of Three Trees by Angela Elwell Hunt

Christmas Tree Farm by Ann Purmell

Grandfather's Christmas Tree by Keith Strand

Jesus by Brian Wildsmith 

Christmas in my Heart by Joe Wheeler (there are numerous volumes)

Light at Tern Rock by Julia Sauer

The Farolitos of Christmas by Rudolfo Anayo

Christmas on the Prairie by Joan Anderson

Christmas Blizzard by Helen Ketteman

The Year of the Perfect Christmas Tree by Gloria Houston

One Wintry Night by Ruth Bell Graham

The Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens



I know there are others... but there's a start of a list :)