Our Top 5 Christmas Books for bedtime
One of the best things about Christmas is digging out all the Christmas books and reading them while the Christmas tree lights twinkle, before bed.
I don't think you're ever too old to read a Christmas picture book. I know that I'm always looking for ideas for new Christmas-themed books to buy and love to see lists that other mums recommend. So I thought you'd like to see what's in our Christmas collection.
We recommend all these….
1. Santasaurus by Niamh Sharkey, Walker Books (2005)
Dinosaurs and Christmas – what a combo
Little Milo Dinosaur wants nothing more for Christmas than a chance to ride in Santa's sleigh. Well I think you can guess what happens!
2. Babushka, by Sandra Ann Horn, Barefoot Books (2013)
A lovely modern retelling of an old Russian Christmas folk tale
Babushka spends her life cleaning, to compensate for an emptiness in her life. Until she hears of a baby born in a stable with nothing to keep him warm, and heads off to bring him some gifts…
Outrageous fun from the pants loving aliens (from 'Aliens Love Underpants' – another fave)