The Cutest Little Christmas Books for Kids

Dinosaur Christmas! By Penny Dale

Stegosauruses and snowploughs, T-rexes and tractors: festive dinosaur-and-vehicle fun from the bestselling Penny Dale!

Our intrepid team of dinosaurs are back and this time they must save Santa Claus from a snowstorm! Join them as they plough the road, whizz down a mountain on snowmobiles, zoom through the icy water on a hovercraft and much more! But where is Santa? And will they manage to dig out his sleigh in time for Christmas day?

Christmas is Love, by Emma Dodd

Emma Dodd’s atmospheric and enchanting celebration of the true meaning of Christmas, featuring two adorable reindeer.

Christmas is joy that is overflowing

It’s sparkling eyes and faces glowing.

Christmas is sharing the laughter and fun

And being with family, old and young.

Christmas is peace, stars twinkling above

A night of sweet dreams and a heart full of love.

Emma Dodd’s joyful celebration of this wonderful time of year seen through the eyes of two reindeer is a pure delight.

Slinky Malinki’s Christmas 123, By Lynley Dodd

Learn to count with Slinky Malinki this Christmas!

Oh, Slinky Malinki! That cheeky black cat has got up to his usual tricks and stolen the Christmas tree decorations. Can you count them all, and put them back up on the tree? With a durable hardback case and thick board pages, the bright and delightful pictures of Lynley Dodd’s famous cat Slinky Malinki, and his stolen goods, will make learning to count a repeated pleasure for adults and children.

Sammy Claws the Christmas Cat, by Lucy Rowland, illustrated by Paula Bowles

A fabulously festive tale about a sleepy cat who saves Christmas

Sammy Claws, Santa’s cuddly pet cat, will sleep anywhere and as he sleeps he dreams . . . Sammy longs to fly with Santa on his sleigh, but when he accidentally causes mayhem in the workshop, it looks like he has lost his chance. That is until, snoozing in a box, Sammy finds himself wrapped up as a Christmas parcel and bundled onto the sleigh with the other presents. How will Sammy escape? And how will he save the presents from two rotten robbers with plans to steal them all away . . .?

Mouse’s Night Before Christmas, by Tracey Corderoy, illustrated by Sarah Massini

Inspired by the classic Christmas tale: ‘Twas the night before Christmas and all through the house, a creature is stirring, I think it’s a mouse!

It’s Christmas Eve and everyone is fast asleep . . . except for a lonely mouse who lives in the grandfather clock. So, when Santa arrives, lost in a blizzard, Mouse is the only one who can show him the way. Together they embark on a magical sleigh ride, delivering presents all around town. But the best present of all is for Mouse . . . a special friend to share Christmas Day with.