The holidays are finally upon us! It's the season of Hanukkah, Christmas, Winter snow, ice skating, hot chocolate, and more. We have some seasonal and holiday-inspired books for you to read this month! Enjoy!
A Christmas Carol
A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens is one of the most classic holiday stories of all time. It was originally written in 1843 and lives on in popularity today! Dickens tells the story of the cruel miser Ebeneezer Scrooge who gets vistsed by the ghosts of Christmas Past, Christmas Present, and Christmas Yet to Come.
My True Love Gave to Me
This compilation of twelve holiday stories was released last year. Several famous young adult authors have contributed stories to this book, including Holly Black, Gayle Forman, Rainbow Rowell, and David Levithan. There are Christmas, Hanukkah, Winter, and New Year's stories - so there is something for everyone.
Holidays on Ice
This is a really fun read by one of our favorite authors, David Sedaris. It compiles six Christmas stories into one easy-to-read book.
The Polar Express
The Polar Express is one of our favorite children's books of all time. This picture book is a treasured holiday tradition about a boy who discovers a train, called the Polar Express. The train is full of children, en route to the North Pole to meet the one and only Santa Claus.
Let it Snow
A Christmas Eve snowstorm transforms one small town into a romantic haven in this holiday book by John Green, the author of The Fault in Our Stars. This book really captures the magic of the holidays!