Christmas Books for Kids

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Welcome to a roundup of Christmas stories written by the children’s authors featured on Rosco’s Reading Room this year. Don’t miss the chance to check out some fresh new holiday books for your children this season!


Harry the Christmas Mouse by NGK
– Published July 29, 2016 by NGK Media – Brand new release!

Join Harry The Happy Mouse and friends as they save Christmas Day!

The follow-up to the bestselling children’s picture book Harry The Happy Mouse, all of the characters are back again, working together to help Santa on Christmas Eve!

Harry sets off on his short winter walk to discover Santa in trouble! Harry and friends work together as a great team to save Christmas! All set on Christmas eve, this book is a great story that conveys the magic of Christmas.

32 pages of full-color, beautifully illustrated pictures by award winning illustrator Janelle Dimmett.

Available in Kindle, Hardcover $13 and Paperback $6.49
Permanently FREE to DOWNLOAD



Claudia’s Special Wish by Wendy Hobbs ~ a novella from The Claudia Quash series
– Published Oct. 18, 2016 – Brand new release!

One snowy night Claudia Quash makes a special wish on the biggest star in the sky. Later that evening, she is woken by a jingling sound and soon finds herself stepping into a frozen forest. Whisked away by an elf in a magical sleigh, she flies through the sky, and embarks on an unforgettable adventure.

British Author Wendy Hobbs has been given the honor of reading this book at none other than the British Parliament House of Commons on December 14!

All profits of this book go to Dreams & Wishes, a charity that cares for seriously ill children and their families.

Available in Kindle $2.99 and Paperback $7.99



I Dreamed I Was a Reindeer by Christopher Stanley
– Published Nov. 20, 2016 by Jump Splash Books – Brand new release!

It’s Christmas Eve and children everywhere are dreaming of joining Santa Claus on his sleigh as he travels around the world. “I Dreamed I Was a Reindeer” is the second installment of the “I Dreamed I Was” series from Jump Splash Books and is a tale of Christmas magic as seen through the eyes of a dreaming child. Fly with Santa delivering toys…as one of his reindeer! Prepare to spread cheer!

Available in Paperback $11.99



Guess What’s At the North Pole by Nancy O’Neill
– Published 2014

Guess What books are designed with rhyming clues and colorful illustrations that lead children on a fun guessing game and learning experience.

Can you Guess What is at the North Pole?

Each book in the Guess What series features illustrations done by Kids Around the World which have been selected through a worldwide art contest.

Available in Kindle $1.99 and Paperback $9.99



Ronaldo: The Phantom Carrot Snatcher by Maxine Sylvester
– Published Nov. 17, 2016 – Brand new release!

Ronaldo and Rudi discover friends come in all shapes and sizes as they embark on a superhero mission to help a lost wolf cub called Ernie find her pack.

Rudi comes up with a plan to find the pack and deliver a message during a speed test at flying school. But Ronaldo isn’t totally on board with the idea. He desperately wants to break the speed record and the plan means jeopardizing his chance of becoming champion.

Will Ronaldo go for glory… or will he discover the true meaning of friendship and sacrifice the race for Ernie?

Bumbling Wing Commander Blitsen, head of The Reindeer Flying Academy, and mischievous brothers, Dasher, Comet and Prancer also feature in this fun tale of bravery and friendship.

Available in Kindle format $2.99

Also by Maxine Sylvester and perfect for the season is Ronaldo: The Reindeer Flying Academy




Odd Sock Learns About Christmas by Melinda Kinsman
– Published 2014

Join Odd Sock and the Top of the Wardrobe Gang as they prepare for a magical Christmas!

Odd is hoping for a present from Santa, but does Santa ever give presents to cuddly toys? Follow her search for more knowledge about Christmas, and about the man in red, then discover what she finds out about the true meaning of Christmas. A heartwarming tale about friendship and belief.

Available in Kindle $1.99 and Paperback $7.99



A Christmas Calamity: Book 6 in the Astro’s Adventures Series
by Susan Day
– Published 2013

Who wouldn’t want a robot that looked exactly like they did? How much fun would it be to go on adventures saving dogs with your robot double? Can we really blame Astro for ruining Christmas then?

In this fun children’s story from the Astro’s Adventures series you’ll meet a young, enthusiastic Border collie named Laddie, three very cheeky ducklings, and you’ll learn about some of Santa’s secret powers.

*Spy links Included!! These are special web addresses where you can find puzzles and games that are not available anywhere else in the universe!!

Available in Kindle $2.99 and Paperback



Shadow and Friends Spend Christmas in New York by S. Jackson and A. Raymond
– Published Oct. 29, 2016 – Brand new release!

Join Shadow the dog and his friends as they fly by the Empire State Building, go shopping at Saks Fifth Avenue, go ice skating at Rockefeller Center, and decorate a float for the annual Central Park Christmas Squirrel Parade! Add to this mix a few rocking horses, teddy bears, nutcrackers, angels, elves, and a manger scene, and children will experience the magic of New York City at Christmas time. Targeted at ages 4-11, this book is perfect for home or classroom.

Available in Kindle $1.99 and paperback $13.99



December Magic: A Rosco the Rascal Tale for Christmas by Shana Gorian
– Published 2015

It was Rosco’s first Christmas eve with the McKendrick family. Rosco the German shepherd knew someone would be coming down the chimney late that night. So what was that sound on the rooftop? Mandy had mentioned some reindeer…
A Rosco the Rascal short story for Christmas ~

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‘Tis the season for giving, so please give a little love to these authors by sharing this on your social media pages or by sending it to a friend! And remember, books AND ebooks make a wonderful Christmas gift!

Thanks so much and happy holiday reading!
~ Shana


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  1. Reblogged this on I Am Author JED and commented:
    Great post about some Christmas titles for the kids. Some even available in digital format for free. I’d like to add mine here as well, Clarence Monster’s Monster Christmas Story – A Rhyming, Illustrated fun story.

    Liked by 1 person

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