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You Make Me Smile

(Suitable for 0 – 4 years old)
A snowy story to melt your heart
ISBN: 978-0-19-279474-1
 
Description
When a little girl rushes out into the freshly fallen snow, her world is filled with wonder. This book captures the magic of a moment before it melts away. Now you can share in the happiness it brings, time after time.
 
Features
  • A story that wraps up warm-hearted messages of love and friendship with beautiful artwork to capture every emotion.
  • Raymond Briggs and recent advertising campaigns for Coca Cola and John Lewis have proved just how much we all love a snowman over the festive season.
  • Layn Marlow's titles have sold over a million copies and have been translated into more than 15 languages.
 
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A Christmas Story

(Suitable for 0 – 4 years old)
A charming retelling of the Nativity through the eyes of a little girl and a donkey
ISBN: 978-0-19-272730-5
 
Description
A charming retelling of the Nativity through the eyes of a little girl and a donkey. This classic story has deservedly become an enduring favourite with children at Christmas time.


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The Mouse That Cancelled Christmas

(Suitable for 4 – 5 years old)
For one little mouse Christmas means just one thing... DANGER!
ISBN: 978-0-19-274429-6
 
Description
For Mouse, Christmas means just one thing
... DANGER! It's a health-and-safety nightmare from spiky pine needles to dusty icing sugar to songs about open fires. In fact, it would be safer if Christmas was simply cancelled. CANCELLED?! Can the animals of Jingle Bell Forest save Christmas from the grip of Mouse's checklist before it's too late?
 
Features
  • The stakes are high in this seasonal picture book: Christmas itself is in danger of being cancelled!
  • Children will relish the anticipation of Christmas and the comical responses that Mouse has to all the festive preparations.
  • Humour that will appeal to both parents and children - from the sheer silliness to the satirical dig at our health-and-safety culture!
  • Warm and engaging message - like Scrooge and the Grinch, Mouse is an anti-hero made good by the power of Christmas!

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The Christmas Unicorn

(Suitable for 5 – 7 years old)
A little girl, a magical friend, a perfect Christmas!
ISBN: 978-0-19-279309-6
 
Description
Christmas is only days away when Milly meets a unicorn. He patters softly into Grandpa's house on a snowy night and suddenly Milly's world is filled with magic, friendship, and the happiness she has been hoping for.
 
Features
  • Beautifully observed and warm illustrations by a talented artist.
  • Wonderful new cover design featuring foil and sparkle.
  • A perfect gift book for Christmas.
  • Features appealing and engaging family characters.
  • A gentle book which combines proper storytelling with cosy illustrations.
  • Anna Currey is the illustrator of several acclaimed picture books including I Forgot to Say I Love You 

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The Oxford Book of Christmas Poems

(Suitable for 7 – 9 years old)
A festive feast of poetry for older children.
ISBN: 978-0-19-278243-4
 
Description
The winter landscape at Christmas, the story of the Nativity, the celebrations of the season, and the coming of the New Year-these are explored through more than 120 poems, both old and new. Included in this wonderful illustrated collection are poems by Ted Hughes, John Betjeman, W.H. Auden, Thomas Hardy, Michael Rosen, and many more.
 
Features
  • Includes over 120 poems by best-loved poets, making this a special collection to cherish.
  • Full-colour and black and white illustrations throughout the book.
  • Compiled by highly experienced anthologists Michael Harrison and Christopher Stuart-Clark.
  • Reissued with a fresh cover design.
  • Life sales of this book are over 135,000 copies.
  • A gift to treasure year after year.
  • A companion to the Oxford Book of Christmas Stories.

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Christmas Poems

(Suitable for 7 – 9 years old)
A perfect first poetry book about Christmas
ISBN: 978-0-19-276322-8
 
Description
It's Christmas time!
Baby Jesus born in a stable, angels, robins, sparkly lights, and presents under the tree-here are poems about all that makes Christmas special, with a few surprises!
This is a perfect first collection of poems for Christmas, delightfully illustrated by award-winning artist Nick Sharratt.
 
Features
  • Fun and simple rhymes - children will love to join in
  • Full colour illustrations throughout by award-winning artist Nick Sharratt
  • Part of best-selling series - total sales exceed 240,000 copies
  • New cover will be in Nick Sharratt's current art style with the title in hand-rendered type

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