At Your Library: Cozy up with some children’s holiday classics

A variety of children’s holiday books are available at Cordova Public Library. (Dec. 4, 2019) Photo by Zachary Snowdon Smith/The Cordova Times
A variety of children’s holiday books are available at Cordova Public Library. (Dec. 4, 2019) Photo by Zachary Snowdon Smith/The Cordova Times

Every season of the year is perfect for visiting your library, but holidays are always a little more special it seems to crack open classic stories with your child. Here are a few of the Cordova Public Library’s favorites:

Easy – Fiction

Author Jan Brett’s books are so beautiful to look at but even more fun to read.

  • “Home for Christmas”
  • “The Twelve Days of Christmas”
  • “Who’s That Knocking on Christmas Eve?”
  • “The Wild Christmas Reindeer”
  • “Christmas Trolls”

Known for her the favorite “Goodnight Moon”, author Margaret Wise Brown has a holiday book – “Christmas in the Barn”.

If you enjoy the “Madeline” series try Ludwig Bemelman’s “Madeline’s Christmas”.

Alaskan author Tricia Brown has some fun reads for the holiday with a special Alaska twist.

  • “Musher’s Night Before Christmas”
  • “Alaskan Night Before Christmas”

Easy Non-Fiction

Round out your selections with these beautifully illustrated books:

  • “Woodland Christmas: Twelve Days of Christmas in the Northwoods” by Frances Tyrell.
  • “The Night Before Christmas” by Clement Clarke Moore.

Keep reading Cordova!