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Christmas Books and Gifts

The Spirit of Christmas: Christmas is coming! Bells jingle, sleds dash through the snow, trees are topped with sparkling stars, and children everywhere dream of candy canes and presents. But the best gift of all -- the most magical gift of the season -- is when we spend Christmas with those we love.
Hardcover, Picture Book. Ages 4 - 8.

The Spirit of Christmas MC9657 $16.99 Our Price $14.44

The Snowy Day: Peter, a little boy in the city, discovers that he can throw snowballs, make angels, and slide down hills in the fascinating world of snow. Vivid full-color illustrations capture a young boy's delight in the first snowfall of the year, in this 1963 Caldecott Medal winning classic storybook. Hardcover, Picture Book. Ages 2 - 5.

The Snowy Day PP4000 $16.99 Our Price $14.44

Snowy Day Doll: A delightful plush doll to accompany the classic storybook by Ezra Jack Keats. Plush doll is 15" tall.

Snowy Day Doll MM1574 $12.95

The Snowman: Even a preschooler can read this story -- because it is told without a single word! Raymond Briggs uses more than 175 subtly colored, neatly arranged picture frames to tell of a wondrous winter adventure shared by a little boy and a snowman who has magically sprung to life. Hardcover. Ages 2 - 5.

The Snowman RH9738 $17.00 Our Price $14.44

Gingerbread Boy: With a cuddly body crafted with a velvety brown plush fabric, Gingerbread Boy is ready to add cheer to your holiday season. Doll is 8" tall.

Gingerbread Boy DG0651 $8.99

Gingerbread Girl: She wears a holiday dress with a matching bow on her head. Floppy arms and legs make her ideal for snuggling. 8" tall Gingerbread Girl is made of soft plush and is edged with red and white candy stripe piping.

Gingerbread Girl DG0662 $9.99

Gingerbread Baby: I am the Gingerbread Baby, Fresh from the pan, If you want me, Catch me if you can! So begins the rollicking chase around Matti's kitchen and out into the countryside as Matti's mother, his father, the cat, and the dog run after the boisterous, bouncing Gingerbread Baby. Hardcover. Ages 3 - 7.Autographed Book Plate by Jan Brett.

Gingerbread Baby PP4446 $16.99

Gingerbread Friends: In a fun-filled sequel to Gingerbread Baby, the sweet star of the show goes out into the world in search of new friends. When he gets no response from the tasty treats at the local bakery after giving them a good show, he heads back home to Mattie who has something special waiting for him that is certain to cheer him up! Hardcover. Ages 3 - 7. Autographed Book Plate by Jan Brett.

Gingerbread Friends PP1610 $17.99

The Night Before Christmas: The creator of the acclaimed Toot & Puddle series presents a fresh interpretation of Clement C. Moore's timeless classic that renders the story in retro-style watercolors while introducing a wide-eyed child character who heightens the wonders of the magical evening. Hardcover All Ages.

The Night Before Christmas LB0188 $18.00 Our Price $15.29

The Night Before Christmas w/DVD: An all-time bestselling Christmas classic comes to life with this edition that includes a DVD featuring Jan Brett's digitally rendered artwork paired with original music performed by the Boston Pops Orchestra.

Hardcover. All Ages. Autographed Book Plate by Jan Brett

Night Before Christmas w/DVD PP6707 $20.00

Nutcracker Doll: Kepley can't wait until she's old enough to dance in The Nutcracker ballet. She practices hard in ballet class, and remembers to smile at the audition -- even though her tummy's doing pirouettes. When the envelope comes in the mail, Kepley's elated. She's a doll! Then come rehearsals, fittings for her poufy dress, and finally . . . opening night. The Nutcracker Doll takes readers backstage and into the heart of a small dancer as she makes her giddy stage debut. Hardcover. Ages 5 - 8.

Nutcracker Doll SC2420 $16.99 Our Price $14.44

Nutcracker: The tale of Nutcracker has fascinated and inspired artists, composers, and audiences for almost 200 years. It has retained its freshness because it appeals to the sense of wonder we all share. Maurice Sendak designed brilliant sets and costumes for the Pacific Northwest Ballet's Christmas production of Nutcracker and has created even more magnificent pictures especially for this book.

Hardcover. All ages.

Nutcracker illus. by Maurice Sendak
RH8645 $24.95 Our Price $21.24

Nutcracker: Inspired by Marius Petipa's sets for the original production of the ballet, Niroot Puttapipat's delicate silhouette illustrations dance across pale, watercolor-washed backgrounds in a unique interpretation. Starkly beautiful, this keepsake edition evokes all the magic and anticipation of Christmas Eve as Clara and the prince waltz between worlds—and culminates in a 3-D spread bringing the dreamlike Land of Sweets to life

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Haardcover. All Ages.

Nutcracker illus. by Niroot Puttapipat
CW1258 $19.99 Our Price $16.99

Nutcracker: New York Times bestselling artist Susan Jeffers has created a Nutcracker unlike any that has gone before, with a lovely spare text based on the ballet. This is the perfect gift to share with children before they see The Nutcracker. Everyone who has seen the ballet will cherish it -- as will anyone who enjoys stories where love triumphs. Dustcover has glitter in girl's hair. Hardcover. Ages 3 - 8.

Nutcracker HC3864 $16.99 Our Price $14.44

Michael Hague's Christmas Carols: Michael Hague has created an enchanted world filled with animals celebrating Noel, from a dandified bunny dashing through the snow in a one-horse open sleigh to bears, rabbits, and chipmunks awaiting their hot bowls of figgy pudding.. This book will bring holiday joy to the entire family! Includes:
Jingle Bells * We Wish You A Merry Christmas * O Christmas Tree * Deck the Halls

Astographed Book Plate by Michael Hauge

Michael Hague's Christmas Carols BT8124 $9.95

Eloise at Christmastime: Here she is at Christmastime complete with tinsel and holly, singing fa la la la lolly. Over the roar of the jingle bells you can hear hear hear her say it's absolutely Christmas but I don't mind a bit I give everyone a present for that's the thing of it. Author Kay Thompson.

Hardcover Picture Storybook. All Ages.

Eloise at Christmastime SS0396 $19.99 Our Price $16.99

The 365 Days of Eloise - My Book of Holidays: Follow Eloise through the calendar as she fills each day of the year with even more new adventures, featuring all new original artwork by Hilary Knight! Complete with two sets of sticker sheets so you can personalize your books, fun Eloise facts, and brand-new illustrations, fans old and new will find something to love in this treasured new addition to the Eloise collection.

Hardcover Picture Storybook. All Ages.

The 365 Days of Eloise - My Book of Holidays SS9372 $19.99 Our Price $16.99

Jingle Bells: Ride along with a girl, a boy, their pony, and a mischievous dog as they travel to Grandma's house. With playful animals in their path, their journey gets a bit sidetracked. But soon enough they arrive at Grandma's—where an unexpected visitor fills them with holiday cheer!

Hardcover Ages 3 - 8.

Jingle Bells HC0205 $17.99 Our Price $15.29

The Twelve Days of Christmas: Oh no! Emma is in trouble!
In this new version of the classic song, Santa comes to the rescue.
Susan Jeffers's artwork sparkles with the excitement of a magical journey, revels in the fun of the twelve preposterous gifts, and brings us home in time for a joyful Christmas morning. Hardcover Ages 3 - 8.

The Twelve Days of Christmas HC6152 $17.99 Our Price $15.29

Olivia Helps With Christmas: Everyone's favorite Caldecott honor-winning porcine and #1 Kris Cringle enthusiast is helping to make the season brighter than ever. Christmas is coming, and Olivia is incredibly busy. She has to wait for Santa, make sure dad sets up the tree, wait for Santa, watch mom make the Christmas dinner, wait for Santa, oversee the care with which the stockings are hung and, of course, OPEN HER PRESENTS! Hardcover. Ages 3 - 8.

Olivia Helps With Christmas SS7862 $18.99 Our Price $16.14

Maisy's Snowy Christmas Eve: It's Christmas Eve, and snow is falling everywhere -- on Maisy's house, on her friends' houses, even on Eddie! Everyone is invited to Maisy's house for Christmas, so off they go in the snow. Luckily, it's warm inside, and there is plenty to do, decorating the tree, making mince pies, and wrapping presents. A delightful holiday picture book with a read-along CD narrated by screen star Jane Horrocks. Hardcover, Picture Book with CD. Ages 2 - 5.

Maisy's Snowy Christmas Eve CW1964 $12.99 Our Price $11.04

The Christmas Crocodile: When Alice Jayne finds a crocodile under the tree on Christmas Eve, her family goes into an uproar! The Christmas Crocodile doesn't mean to be bad, not really, but soon he is eating up Christmas— from the dinner roast to the left stove-top burner - even the Christmas tree! Everyone has an opinion about what to do with him. Alice Jayne thinks the Christmas Crocodile deserves a real family. Can she find him a new home? And will she and the family survive till Christmas morning, with that naughty crocodile gobbling up everything in sight? Author Bonny Becker. Illus. David Small.

Hardcover Picture Book. Ages 5 - 7.
Bookplate with autograph by Bonny Becker.

The Christmas Crocodile BT6102 $17.99

A Christmas for Bear: One frosty night, Bear hears a tap, tap, tapping on his front door. "Merry Christmas!" cries Mouse. Mouse is there for a Christmas party, and Bear has never had one before, but he's certain that pickles (preferably from France) must be an essential component, along with the reading of a long and difficult poem. Get ready for holiday anticipation and the best kind of surprises as the curmudgeonly Bear and a hopeful Mouse return in a warm, funny tale full of holiday cheer and true friendship. Bookplate with autograph by Bonny Becker

A Christmas for Bear CW9234 $16.99

If You Take A Mouse To The Movies Special Christmas Edition: What's more fun than spending Christmas with your family? Well, spending Christmas with your family and Mouse, of course! This deluxe edition of If You Take A Mouse To The Movies comes with an audio CD, recipes, songs, games and activities and makes a perfect way for families to celebrate the holidays together.
Hardcover, Picture Book. Bookplate autographed by Laura Numeroff.

Mouse To Movies Special Christmas Edition HC2802 $18.99

Bunny's Fuzzy Christmas: It's Christmastime - and Bunny is very buzy! Little ones will love to touch and feel the fuzzy red stockings, fuzzy garland and fuzzy ribbon. Bunny's Fuzzy Christmas is the perfect first Christmas book for babies.

Bunny's Fuzzy Christmas RH1871 $6.99

Auntie Claus Home for the Holidays: When Auntie Claus hears that Sophie will make her debut in the school play, she decides to have her cake and eat it too--this year Auntie Claus will be home for the holidays and the North Pole will move south to New York!

Auntie Claus Home for the Holidays SS4859 $17.99 Our Price $15.29

Auntie Claus and the Key to Christmas: When Sophies brother, Christopher, overhears the most alarmning thing, the entire Kringle family is an uproar. Sophie takes matters into her own hands and before Chris can say "Ho! Ho! Ho!" he's headed for the North Pole. But when he arrrives, the gates to Christmas are....locked.

Auntie Claus and the Key to Christmas HM4417 $16.00 Our Price $13.59

Auntie Claus: When her eccentric Auntie Claus leaves for her annual business trip, Sophie stows away in her luggage, travels with her to the North Pole, and discovers her aunt is really Santa's sister and helper. Magical paintings by the author, Elise Primavera. Ages 4 - 8.

Auntie Claus HM9099 $16.00 Our Price $13.59

Santa Calls: A holiday extravaganza like no other, by Williams Joyce. Art Atchinson Aimesworth -- inventor, crime fighter, and all-around whiz kid -- receives a mysterious summons from Santa Claus himself. This truly Joyce-ian crusade features villains and swashbuckling adventure and a most spectacular and touching Christmas celebration. Includes Lift-the-Flap Letter from Santa. Hardcover. All Ages.

Santa Calls SS9591 $18.99 Our Price $16.14

Family Christmas Treasury: Michael Hague's collection of favorite stories, carols, and poems, is divided into three sections of the holiday: Spirit of Christmas, celebrating the holiness of the holiday; Story of Christmas, telling of the Christ child's birth; and Celebration of Christmas, a selection of music, songs, and stories. A perfect gift for every family on your list! 118 pages.
All ages. Autographed Book Plate by Michael Hague.
Only 1 Available.

Family Christmas Treasury MC0114 29.95

Velveteen Rabbit Doll: This magnificent creation is antique in look and exquisite in feel, straight from turn-of-the-Century England. Velveteen Rabbit has elegantly simple lines, and a shimmery velveteen coat. Rabbit is 10" tall.

Velveteen Rabbit Doll YT0381 $24.95

Velveteen Rabbit: A reissue of the original Christmas classic, The Velveteen Rabbit, as it first appeared in 1922. Margery Williams' story of how toys become real is one that is beloved by every generation of new readers. All Ages.

Velveteen Rabbit RH7255 $13.95 Our Price $11.89

Priscilla: After going to the mall and seeing a collection of fake Santas all about, Priscilla and her best friend Bettina decide to head to the North Pole to meet the one-and-only real Santa in person! Hardcover. Ages 3 - 6.

Priscilla LB3311 $16.99 Our Price $14.44

Christmas in the Barn: What child is this who is born here where the oxen stomp and peer .... When Christmas in the Barn was first published in 1952, it demonstrated all of Margaret Wise Brown's mastery at skillfully fashioning a truly childlike interpretation of the Nativity story. For this larger, full-color edition, Caldecott Honor artist Diane Goode has created a new tableau of visitors to the barn that will please generations of new readers. Hardcover. Ages 3 - 7.

Christmas in the Barn HC6344 $16.99 Our Price $14.44

Paddington and the Christmas Surprise: Christmas is coming, and Paddington has saved just enough money to take the Brown family to Barkridges store to visit Santa's Winter Wonderland. But trouble has a way of finding the lovable bear, so when Paddington decides to lend a helping hand, the whole store is suddenly in chaos. Hardcover. Ages 4 & up.

Paddington Christmas Surprise HC7402 $16.99 Our Price $14.44

Jolly Christmas Postman: The Jolly Postman makes his rounds on Christmas Eve with letters and presents in his postbag for all the town's people. Five envelopes containing removable Christmas cards, games, books and other surprises promise to be a source of endless fascination to children. This sequel to the original story, The Jolly Postman or Other People's Letters, is based on nursery rhyme and fairy tale characters. Hardcover. Ages 3 & up.

Jolly Christmas Postman LB0338 $17.95 Our Price $15.29

Max's Christmas: It's Christmas Eve, and big sister Ruby won't let Max wait up and see Santa Claus. But, as always, the irrepressible Max has other ideas about that. Hardcover. Ages 2 - 6. Only 2 Available.

Max's Christmas PP2899 $12.99

Duck & Goose It's time for Christmas: Goose, it is not time for catching snowflakes, making snow angels or building a snow goose said Duck. It's time for Christmas.

Board Book. Ages 2 - 4.

Duck & Goose It's time for Christmas RH4841 $6.99

How Do Dinosaurs Say Merry Christmas: Ho Ho Ho! Christmas is coming, and America's favorite dinosaurs can't help a little mischief while they're decorating trees, hanging stockings, and itching to peek at brightly wrapped presents. But Santa is on his way, so children everywhere are trying to behave! How do dinosaurs say Merry Christmas? With an abundance of love, joy, memory and gratitude!

Hardcover Picture Book. Ages 2 - 8.

Dinos Say Merry Christmas SC6788 $16.99


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