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Chapter Books
CHRISTMAS CROSSROADS
Author:Elizabeth Raum
Illustrator:Zach Franzen
Book Description:Take an imaginary look into the lives of three characters who may have been present at the birth of Jesus Christ. Make choices to decide what happens.
Publication Date:2015
Publisher:Journey Forth
Website:http://www.elizabethraumbooks.com/
CYCLONE CHRISTMAS
Author:Verity Croker
Book Description:It's Christmas Eve, and Kirsten is looking forward to the celebrations. But this year, they will be very different: a cyclone is heading their way.
Publication Date:2015
Publisher:Wendy Pye Ltd
Website:https://www.veritycroker.wordpress.com/
DUCK & COMPANY CHRISTMAS
Author:
Illustrator:Kathy Caple
Book Description:A surprise snowstorm on Christmas Eve, strands a book loving crowd of quirky customers for a night of merriment.
Publication Date:2011
Publisher:Holiday House, Inc.
Website:http://www.kathycaple.com/
GEORGE BROWN CLASS CLOWN: THE TWELVE BURPS OF CHRISTMAS
Author:
Illustrator:Aaron Blecha
Editor:Bonnie Bader
Book Description:Even Santa isn't safe from the Super Burp's hilarious hijinks in this holiday season super special addition to the George Brown, Class Clown books series.
Publication Date:2012
Publisher:Grosset & Dunlap/PSS (Penguin Random House)
Website:https://www.realnancykrulik.com/
MY FRIEND, FRANK
Author:
Book Description:Herbie finds a green-skinned giant (a kid-friendly Frankenstein) shivering in an alley, takes him home, and asks his mom if he can keep him.
Publication Date:2017
Publisher:Doodle and Peck Publishing
Website:http://www.apologetics4children.com/
PS WHO STOLE SANTA’S MAIL?
Author:Dimity Powell
Illustrator:Scott Anastasi
Editor:Tania McCartney
Book Description:A lightly illustrated, action-packed, comical Christmas mystery about disappearing mail, an evil elf, and questionable smells.
Publication Date:2012
Publisher:Morris Publishing Australia
Website:https://dimitypowell.com/ps-who-stole-santas-mail/
THERE’S NO SUCH THING AS A CHANUKAH BUSH, SANDY GOLDSTEIN
Author:Susan SUSSMAN
Book Description:Young Robin desperately wants a Christmas tree, but her Jewish family does not celebrate Christmas. Her wise grandfather teaches her the beauty of sharing.
Publication Date:1983
Publisher:Albert Whitman & Co.
Website:http://SUSANSUSSMAN.NET/
YASMEEN’S WINTER FUN
Author:Alice Thorp
Illustrator:Kerry LaRue
Book Description:Rose, Yasmeen, Amber and Oralie have planned to go to the Winter Warmer festival, but when their plans are cancelled, will they have as much fun at home?
Publication Date:2019
Publisher:Scholastic Press
Website:http://www.alicehemming.co.uk/