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Read a Christmas story to the kids this year with The Book People's selection of Christmas books for children. From picture books to readers and fiction, our Christmas stories cover all ages and will raise excitement for the most wonderful time of the year.

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Children's Christmas Stories

  • Santa's Super Stories Collection - 8 Books

    Product Code: SNTA
    Collection 3 years +
    Hand-picked favourites
    Enjoy a very merry Christmas with this collection of cosy picture books for the festive season.

    Perfect for snuggling up with, this is a combination of traditional stories and vibrant tales that the whole family will love sharing in the build-up to the big day.

    A cute puppy gets lost in the snow, there's a party at the Christmas Extravaganza Hotel and Santa comes to the rescue! Featuring beautiful artwork, these stories will inspire everyone to embrace the spirit of Christmas. Yule love them!
    Format: paperback
    • £2.00
    • RRP £55.92
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  • Santa Stop Here!

    Product Code: SHSN
    Other 3 years +
    Hand-picked favourites
    Santa Claus is coming to town - and into your children's bedtime reading!

    It's 24 December (CHRISTMAS EVE!) and everyone is getting so excited for Santa's arrival. Will he have some special treats for you?

    Shaped like a door hanger so the big man knows exactly where to find the stockings, this is a cute and quirky picture book that you'll love sharing with children as we celebrate the most wonderful time of the year...
    • £2.00
    • RRP £7.99
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  • We're Going on an Elf Chase

    Martha Mumford

    Product Code: GOEC
    Hardback 3 years +
    (3)
    Hand-picked favourites
    Four bunnies join in an elf chase in this funny, fantastic and festive lift-the-flap picture book.

    Written by Martha Mumford and featuring artwork by Laura Hughes, the illustrator of We're Going on an Egg Hunt, this is a pacy story that finds the bunnies coming across all kinds of obstacles - from cloppy reindeer to roaring polar bears and flapping penguins - as they try to get the hop on 10 naughty elves.

    Each flap has a surprise underneath alongside Christmassy text and there's an even bigger surprise right at the end. Can you guess what it is? This is a fun and interactive picture book full of festive frolics.
    • £4.00
    • RRP £11.99
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  • How the Grinch Stole Christmas

    Dr. Seuss

    Product Code: AARRN
    Paperback 5 years +
    The ghastly Grinch refuses to be moved by the Christmas spirit in this must-have paperback version of Dr Seuss's classic tale. When he spies the citizens of Who-ville enjoying their Christmas preparations, the Grinch comes down from his cave and makes a dastardly attempt to take all the joy out of the occasion by actually stealing Christmas. With hilarious rhymes and distinctive, original illustrations, this classic seasonal story has become a favourite for good reason and teaches readers the true meaning of Christmas.
    • £6.49
    • RRP £6.99
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  • Playhouse: The Story of Christmas

    Dawn Machell

    Product Code: CCCIK
    Other 3 years +
    Read a rhyming version of the Story of Christmas and then fold out the book like a carousel and act out the tale using the figures included with the book.

    With flaps to lift and die-cut pieces, this interactive book comes presented in a convenient box with a handle for easy transportation and is full of fun artwork that is sure to catch the eye of any young reader.
    • £9.49
    • RRP £9.99
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  • The Christmas Eve Tree

    Delia Huddy

    Product Code: AVGHK
    Paperback 3 years +
    (2)
    A poignant, exquisitely illustrated Christmas story, with words by Delia Huddy and pictures by rising star Emily Sutton. When the ugly little fir tree is taken to the city, no one wants to buy him; they prefer the big tall trees. But a homeless boy asks the shopkeeper if he can take the tree, and down by the river in a cardboard box, decorated with a few candles, the tree finds itself at the centre of a magical Christmas Eve it will never forget. A Christmas tale with a classic feel but a modern theme at its heart.
    • £6.39
    • RRP £6.99
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  • The Christmas Bear

    Ian Whybrow

    Product Code: AUMNK
    Other 3 years +
    When Father Christmas sets off to deliver the presents, poor Bear is left behind in the workshop! How will he make it to Tom's house in time for Christmas morning? Lift the flaps to find out, as he chases Santa's sleigh through icy seas and snowy forests, all the way from the North Pole to Tom's cosy bedroom. With a laugh-out-loud text full of witty rhymes and silly scenarios from Ian Whybrow, and illustrations by Axel Scheffler, illustrator of The Gruffalo, that are bursting with funny details, The Christmas Bear is a Christmas book with a difference - and there's a flap to lift on every page, so children can join in the fun! Also from Axel Scheffler and Ian Whybrow: The Tickle Book and The Bedtime Bear.
    • £5.49
    • RRP £5.99
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  • Peppa Pig: Peppa Meets Father Christmas

    Peppa Pig

    Product Code: BRXJL
    Paperback
    It's Christmas time and Peppa's school is putting on a show. The children invite Father Christmas along to see their play, but it's his busiest time of year! Luckily, their very special guest makes it just in time and has an even more special surprise for Peppa and her friends. With a sparkly glitter cover, this is the perfect Peppa story to share at Christmas!
    • £5.59
    • RRP £6.99
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  • Pip and Posy: The Christmas Tree

    Axel Scheffler

    Product Code: BWUZJ
    Hardback
    (5)
    It's Christmas time and Pip and Posy are busy decorating the tree with candy sticks, and biscuits, and a beautiful sugar star. But the strange thing is that, every time Posy goes out of the room, when she returns, there's one less decoration on the tree. Eventually, there are NO decorations left AT ALL . . . oh, dear! All young readers will enjoy the moment when Posy finds Pip lying on the sofa, feeling sick, but will they guess how she decides to tackle Pip? A charming and funny new Pip and Posy story about the problems caused by telling fibs, with gentle lessons about being kind and tooth-brushing!
    • £8.09
    • RRP £9.99
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  • Enid Blyton's Christmas Stories

    Enid Blyton

    Product Code: AKXYE
    Paperback 9 years +
    Here is a wonderful selection to read and share. From Santa Claus and his helpers to a family putting up their tree, the characters in these stories embrace the Christmas spirit. There is mystery and magic, laughter and mischief, the joy of shared times and plenty of delicious food - many of the ingredients which have been delighting Enid Blyton's readers for more than seventy years.
    • £6.49
    • RRP £6.99
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