Top ten Christmas Books to read this festive period…
1. A Christmas Carol- Charles Dickens- A perfect Christmas Classic.
2. How The Grinch stole Christmas- Dr Seuss- It may well be a children’s book but who doesn’t love Dr Seuss?
3. The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe- C.S. Lewis- Set in a wintery wonderland full of mystical, magical characters.
4. The Greatest Gift- Phillip Van Doren Stern- The book that was the basis of the much loved film ‘It’s a Wonderful Life’
5. Miracle of 34th Street- Valentine Davies- No it is not just a film…
6. Rover Saves Christmas- Roddy Doyle- The cherished dog Rover is back in this Christmas time adventure to save Christmas!
7.The Gift- Celia Ahern- Set in Dublin at Christmas time. From the Best-selling author of P.S. I Love You.
8. A Christmas Memory- Truman Capote- From the author of Breakfast at Tiffany’s come this Christmas novel based of Capote’s own boyhood.
9.The Nightmare Before Christmas- Frank T.Thompson- The graphic novel version of Tim Burton’s film.
10. The Gruffalo’s Child- Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler- Another Children’s book currently celebrating it’s 10th anniversary since publication