Winter Holidays

The Real Santa By Nancy Redd, Charnelle Pinkney Barlow (Illustrator) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593178140
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - October 26th, 2021

Join one Black family on their journey to discover what the real Santa looks like in this joyous tale celebrating identity, family and holiday cheer, from the New York Times bestselling author of Bedtime Bonnet.

It’s not Christmas without Santa! But what does Santa truly look like? Does he match the figurines on the mantel, or the faces on our favorite


Paperscapes: The Nutcracker: A Picturesque Retelling with Press-Out Characters By Lauren Holowaty Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781783127177
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Published: Welbeck Children's - October 12th, 2021

Beautifully colored original illustrations and the innovative paperscapes format bring this edition of The Nutcracker to life.

The Nutcracker


A Little Book About Winter (Leo Lionni's Friends) By Leo Lionni Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780593374740
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - September 28th, 2021

A new seasonal board book for the youngest fans of Leo Lionni--inspired by his bestselling books! A great gift that's perfect for winter reading!


Richard Scarry's Busy Busy Winter By Richard Scarry Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780593374726
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Published: Golden Books - September 7th, 2021

A Richard Scarry Busytown board book celebrating the fun and beauty of winter!


Happy Narwhalidays (A Narwhal and Jelly Book #5) By Ben Clanton Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780735262515
Availability: Likely on our shelves now
Published: Tundra Books - September 8th, 2020

New York Times Bestseller!

Narwhal and Jelly spread some holiday cheer (and warm waffle pudding) in the festive fifth book of this blockbuster graphic novel series!


Christmas Is Coming: Traditions from Around the World  By Monika Utnik, Ewa Poklewska-Koziello (Illustrator) Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9780735844438
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Published: NorthSouth Books - September 14th, 2021

The perfect book for long wintery evenings—not just under the Christmas tree!
 


Why do we decorate Christmas trees?


The Littlest Yak By Lu Fraser, Kate Hindley (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Lu Fraser, Kate Hindley (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781682632826
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Published: Peachtree - October 5th, 2021

A little yak yearns for BIG things in this rollicking, rhyming picture book that celebrates individuality, unique talents, and the importance of not growing up too fast.


The Littlest Yak By Lu Fraser, Kate Hindley (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Lu Fraser, Kate Hindley (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781682632826
Availability: Not in the store. We can order it and should have it in store in 3-5 business days.
Published: Peachtree - October 5th, 2021

A little yak yearns for BIG things in this rollicking, rhyming picture book that celebrates individuality, unique talents, and the importance of not growing up too fast.


Indestructibles: Hanukkah Baby: Chew Proof · Rip Proof · Nontoxic · 100% Washable (Book for Babies, Newborn Books, Safe to Chew) By Ekaterina Trukhan (Illustrator), Amy Pixton (From an idea by) Cover Image
By Ekaterina Trukhan (Illustrator), Amy Pixton (From an idea by)
$5.95
ISBN: 9781523508044
Availability: Likely on our shelves now
Published: Workman Publishing Company - October 15th, 2019

It’s Hanukkah! Let’s light the candles. Spin the dreidel. Time for latkes! Donuts, too!
 
Share cherished holiday traditions with baby in a book that’s indestructible.

Indestructibles is the trusted series for easing little ones into story time.


The Ninth Night of Hanukkah By Erica S. Perl, Shahar Kober (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Erica S. Perl, Shahar Kober (Illustrator)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781454940883
Availability: Not in store, not in stock at our distributor. Once you place the order, we can give you a better time frame.
Published: Union Square Kids - September 15th, 2020

A heartwarming picture book with a fresh twist on a Hanukkah celebration: celebrating a ninth night with new neighbors and friends


How the Grinch Stole Christmas!: Full Color Jacketed Edition By Dr. Seuss Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780593434383
Availability: Likely on our shelves now
Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - September 21st, 2021

Grow your heart three sizes—and dazzle your eyes—with this FULL COLOR edition of the beloved holiday classic How the Grinch Stole Christmas!—the perfect gift for under the tree and for Dr. Seuss fans and collectors any time of year!


The Golden Dreidel By Ellen Kushner, Kevin Keele (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Ellen Kushner, Kevin Keele (Illustrator)
$15.99
ISBN: 9781623541446
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Published: Charlesbridge - September 14th, 2021

From award-winning fantasy author Ellen Kushner comes an unforgettable adventure inspired by Jewish folklore and tradition.


The Night Before Christmas By Clement C. Moore, Corinne Malvern (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Clement C. Moore, Corinne Malvern (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9780385384742
Availability: Not in store, not in stock at our distributor. Once you place the order, we can give you a better time frame.
Published: Golden Books - September 9th, 2014

Everyone’s favorite Christmas story is now available as a board book!
 
A large, sturdy board book edition of the classic 1949 Little Golden Book The Night Before Christmas is now available for Santa’s littlest fans! With its shiny, colorful pages, this Little Golden Book-sized board book makes a perfect gift.


Happy Narwhalidays (A Narwhal and Jelly Book #5) By Ben Clanton Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780735262515
Availability: Likely on our shelves now
Published: Tundra Books - September 8th, 2020

New York Times Bestseller!

Narwhal and Jelly spread some holiday cheer (and warm waffle pudding) in the festive fifth book of this blockbuster graphic novel series!


The Christmas Crumb By Lou Treleaven, Alex Willmore (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Lou Treleaven, Alex Willmore (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781848867765
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Published: Maverick Arts - September 7th, 2021

A truly Christmassy story, which has an important message about how although something may seem small to you, it might mean everything to someone else. A magical story, written in rhyme by prolific author, Lou Treleaven and illustrated by award-winning illustrator, Alex Willmore.


Mistletoe: A Christmas Story By Tad Hills Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593174425
Availability: Backordered at our distributor but we can check availability from the publisher.
Published: Schwartz & Wade - September 29th, 2020

Celebrate Christmas with Mistletoe, a mouse who makes the perfect gift for her best friend from #1 New York Times bestselling author-illustrator.


Baby Loves Electrical Engineering on Christmas! (Baby Loves Science) By Ruth Spiro, Irene Chan (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Ruth Spiro, Irene Chan (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9781623541910
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Published: Charlesbridge - August 24th, 2021

Big, brainy science for the littlest listeners.


The Magical Christmas Store By Maudie Powell-Tuck, Hoang Giang (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Maudie Powell-Tuck, Hoang Giang (Illustrator)
$17.99
Alas, not available through us.
ISBN: 9781680102642
Published: Tiger Tales - September 7th, 2021

Celebrate the joy of love, family, and the magic of Christmas with this touching story about the most important gifts that money can't buy.


Charlotte and the Nutcracker: The True Story of a Girl Who Made Ballet History By Charlotte Nebres, Alea Marley (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Charlotte Nebres, Alea Marley (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593374900
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - December 21st, 2021

A reimagined and modern take on the holiday favorite, this picture book weaves together the classic Christmas tale of The Nutcracker and the true-life story of 12-year-old ballerina Charlotte Nebres, the first Black girl to play Marie in the New York City Ballet’s production.


Imogene's Antlers By David Small Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780593125762
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Published: Dragonfly Books - September 15th, 2020

This whimsical story of a little girl who wakes one morning to discover she has grown antlers has delighted children since it was first published 15 years ago. The perfect Christmas present for any kid looking forward to a visit from Santa's reindeer--or any reader looking for some year-long fun! 


Africa, Amazing Africa: Country by Country By Atinuke, Mouni Feddag (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Atinuke, Mouni Feddag (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781536205374
Availability: Likely on our shelves now
Published: Candlewick - November 16th, 2021

Discover the exhilarating diversity of the African continent in storyteller Atinuke’s kaleidoscopic nonfiction guide to the people, flora, and fauna of all fifty-five countries.


Astro Girl By Ken Wilson-Max, Ken Wilson-Max (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Ken Wilson-Max, Ken Wilson-Max (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9781536221954
Availability: Likely on our shelves now
Published: Candlewick - November 16th, 2021

The stars are the limit for a little girl who acts out her wish to be an astronaut — inspired by a very special person.


Pinky Bloom and the Case of the Magical Menorah By Judy Press, Erica-Jane Waters (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Judy Press, Erica-Jane Waters (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9781541576261
Availability: Not in the store. We can order it and should have it in store in 3-5 business days.
Published: Kar-Ben Publishing (R) - October 1st, 2021

Pinky Bloom, Brooklyn's greatest kid detective, takes on a new case just in time for Hanukkah. When an extremely valuable ancient Israeli coin is stolen from her synagogue, Pinky sets out to find the thief. But other strange events keep distracting her. Could they be connected to the supposedly magical menorah that her neighbor has left in her family's care?


'Twas the Night Before Christmas By Clement C. Moore, P.J. Lynch (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Clement C. Moore, P.J. Lynch (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781536222852
Availability: Not in the store. We can order it and should have it in store in 3-5 business days.
Published: Candlewick - November 2nd, 2021

The classic Christmas verse in an elegant new gift edition—breathtakingly illustrated by P.J. Lynch.


‘Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house . . .


Mr. Brown's Fantastic Hat By Ayano Imai, Ayano Imai (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Ayano Imai, Ayano Imai (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9789888240845
Availability: Backordered at our distributor but we can check availability from the publisher.
Published: mineditionUS - September 1st, 2014

An enchantingly positive story of love, loneliness, and the hope of renewal

 

“Who needs friends?” thinks Mr. Brown. “I can suit myself and wear my smart hat all day long.” Try as he might, however, Mr. Brown is lonely. But when a woodpecker decides Mr. Brown needs some company, his life is transformed.


The Three Latkes By Eric A. Kimmel, Feronia Parker-Thomas (Illustrator) Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781541588929
Availability: Likely on our shelves now
Published: Kar-Ben Publishing (R) - October 1st, 2021

When three Hanukkah latkes fight over which of them tastes the best, the winner is decided by the family cat. Which will he choose? The excited latkes can't wait to find out, but perhaps they should be careful what they wish for


Daddy Christmas and Hanukkah Mama By Selina Alko Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780375860935
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - September 11th, 2012

A perfect gift for the holiday season, no matter what you celebrate!

I am a mix of two traditions.
From Daddy Christmas and Hanukkah Mama.
How lucky am I?


All-of-a-Kind Family Hanukkah By Emily Jenkins, Paul O. Zelinsky (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Emily Jenkins, Paul O. Zelinsky (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780399554193
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Published: Schwartz & Wade - September 11th, 2018

The beloved characters from Sydney Taylor's All-of-a-Kind Family return in this heartwarming picture book from the acclaimed author and Caldecott Award-winning artist. A Kirkus Reviews best book  of the year that is perfect for Hanukkah gift-giving!

"Share this joyous holiday tale of a Jewish immigrant family all year long." -- Kirkus Review, starred review


Hanukkah: The Festival of Lights (Big Golden Book) By Bonnie Bader, Joanie Stone (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Bonnie Bader, Joanie Stone (Illustrator)
$10.99
ISBN: 9781984852496
Availability: Likely on our shelves now
Published: Golden Books - September 8th, 2020

Celebrate Hanukkah--and learn the meaning behind the holiday--with this new Big Golden Book!


The Christmas Mitzvah By Jeff Gottesfeld, Michelle Laurentia Agatha (Illustrator) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781939547941
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Published: Creston Books - September 7th, 2021

Al Rosen, a Jewish man, takes on the jobs of his Christian neighbors on Christmas Eve and day so they can spend the holiday with their families, starting a tradition that lasts for decades.

A mitzvah, as Al explains, is a good deed, especially apt on holidays. A strong cross-over read, this warm story is about kindness and differences bringing people together.


The Nutcracker Mice By Kristin Kladstrup, Brett Helquist (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Kristin Kladstrup, Brett Helquist (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9781536215762
Availability: Likely on our shelves now
Published: Candlewick - September 8th, 2020

A young mouse must save her production of The Nutcracker in a charming holiday tale from the author of The Gingerbread Pirates and the illustrator of A Series of Unfortunate Events.


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