Surf’s up on Christmas Day
New lyrics for a beloved Christmas song.
The More the Merrier
More is not neccessarily merrier when it comes to eccentric relatives.
Lost Books and Small Miracles
Have you ever wondered why some books are no longer in print?
This picture book tells the story of the birth of Christ from the point of view of the Christmas Star.
The Star of Christmas
This touching picture book reminds us to focus on the most important of all Christmas gifts.
The True Saint Nicholas
Who is the real Santa Claus?
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|highly recommended: you must read this!
recommended: age-appropriate and entertaining
acceptable: not outstanding but not problematic
some reservations: contains potentially problematic scenes or concepts
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