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Holiday Reads

Otis Gives Thanks
by Loren Long

Otis the Tractor. Giving thanks makes Otis happy. He gives thanks for the land and country he loves. Otis is thankful for time to play games like hide-and-seek and ring-around-the-rosy. Thanksgiving

Preschool
&
Elementary

The Road to Ever After
by Moira Young

Hanukkah is fast approaching in the village of Chelm, but the Rabbi is away. Not one of the villagers remembers how Hanukkah is supposed to be celebrated. They send Yossel, a young man, to the neighboring village to learn. Yossel makes a wrong turn, but he does find some people celebrating a holiday. Is it the right holiday?

My Diwali Coloring Book
by Moksha Publishing

Ages 4-8, but fun for all ages

Diwali or Deepavali is the Hindu festival of lights celebrated every year.

Beautiful Illustrations that range from simple to rich • Informative yet simple narrative about Diwali • Kid-friendly conversation starters about Diwali and Indian culture.


Tweeners
The Road to Ever After
by Moira Young

Davy David, an orphan, lives by his wits in the dead-end town of Brownvale. When a stray dog named George turns Davy’s life upside down just days before Christmas, Davy sets in motion a chain of events that forces them to flee.

The Legend of Old Befana
An Italian Christmas Story
by Tomie dePaola

In this beloved classic picture book, Tomie dePaola retells and illustrates an Italian Christmas folk tale, breathing warmth and humanity into the character of the lonely Old Befana and her endless search for the Christ Child.

The Latke Who Couldn't Stop Screaming
by Moira Young

Davy David, an orphan, lives by his wits in the dead-end town of Brownvale. When a stray dog named George turns Davy’s life upside down just days before Christmas, Davy sets in motion a chain of events that forces them to flee.


Jenny Crumb and the Twelve Days of Christmas
by Martina Dalton


A mega-snowstorm hits the Seattle area and teen psychic Jenny Crumb and her family brave the blizzard to travel to Leavenworth, Washington... Every time Jenny hears the song The Twelve Days of Christmas a little magic happens.

Teens

Twelve Doctors of Christmas
by Jacqueline Rayner, Colin Brake

A beautifully illustrated collection of new Doctor Who stories, each featuring one of the twelve Doctors on a festive adventure in the TARDIS. Written by six authors and with a full-page colour illustration for each story.

Happy Holidays, Jessi
by Ann M. Martin

The Baby-Sitters Club #103. Jessi's Christmas and Kwanzaa seasons are overshadowed by a car accident in which Jessi's baby brother, Squirt, is injured, and the difficult time proves challenging to her family's holiday spirit.


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