Christmas Stories and Poems

So many wonderful authors have written of this special time of year – some of the Nativity itself, others around the legend of Father Christmas and others are heartwarming fireside stories. Why not have browse and snuggle up with one of these books and read to the family during Advent?


Emily Bearn, Tumtum and Nutmeg’s Christmas Adventure

Enid Blyton, The First Christmas

Charles Dickens, A Christmas Carol

Julia Donaldson, Christmas Poems

Rumer Godden, The Fairy Doll


Rumer Godden, The Story of Holly and Ivy

Michael Harrison, The Young Oxford Book of Christmas Poems

C.S.Lewis, The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

Johanna Spyri, The Children’s Christmas Carol

Dylan Thomas, A Child’s Christmas in Wales


J.R.R. Tolkien, Letters from Father Christmas

P.L. Travers, The Fox at the Manger

Alison Uttley, Stories for Christmas


David Walker, The Nutcracker

Elvria Woodruff, The Christmas Doll

Arnold Ytreeide, Ishtar’s Odyssey


Wishing you a wonderful Advent!

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