December 2004

Christmas Books

Part of the magic of Christmas is Christmas stories. You might want to gather all your Christmas books together and place them in a basket in your family room. Then they will be available to read all through the month of December. Here are some suggestions of books that feature Jesus instead of Rudolph:

  • Jesus is Born by Patricia Nederveld. (preschool)
  • God Loves Me Christmas Stories by Patricia Nederveld. (preschool)
  • A Child's Story of Christmas. Illustrated by Karin Williams. (ages 4-10)
  • Follow the Star: A Christmas Story. Concordia Publishing. (ages 2-5)
  • The Story of Mary by Patricia Pingry. (board book)
  • The Christmas Story by Tracy Harrast. (ages 4 and under)
  • The Christmas Story. Illustrated by James Bernadin. (ages 4-12)
  • The Legend of the Christmas Tree by Rick Osborne. (ages 4-8)
  • The Wonder of Christmas: A Family Advent Journey by Melody Carlson. (family advent devotional)
  • Mary's First Christmas by Walter Wangerin, Jr. (ages 8-12)
  • The Best Christmas Pageant Ever by Barbara Robinson. (ages 6-12)
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