Christmasy Books

christmas books

Merry Christmas ! 

The snowman Raymond Briggs

This is all pictures, no words.

The Ecco Book of Christmas Stories

This book comprises 23 Christmas stories by a random selection of acclaimed authors.

A visit from St Nicholas

Hercule Poirot's Christmas

If you want something mysterious, then you can try “Hercule Poirot’s Christmas” by Agatha Christie.

Snow Queen

I picked this up because it is also illustrated and it is such a classic story by Hans Christian Andersen. It can be read by anyone. Look at the stunning pictures :

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A Christmas Carol and Other Christmas Writings Charles Dickens

Another classic by Charles Dickens

The Gift Cecelia Ahern

Set in modern day Dublin at Christmas time, P.S. I love You writer Ahern’s novel tells the tale of an ambitious young executive who puts business before his long-suffering family until he meets a homeless man who gives him magic pills to clone himself. Handy. Or is it?

holidays-on-ice by david sedaris 6 short humorous christmas stories

And if you are searching for something funny, this one includes 6 humorous short Christmas stories.