Our Favourite Christmas Bedtime Stories
As Christmas is fast approaching, we wanted to share some of our favourite festive reads here on the blog, so you have something to read to or with your little cubs over the holiday period. Snuggle up under you Calm Cub blanket, grab a warm glass of milk, and get reading some of the best Christmas reads out there. You might just enjoy them as much as your little one!
A House for Christmas Mouse
A great book for younger children is A House for Christmas Mouse. This lovely tale is about a mouse in search of a new home just in time for Christmas and all the friendships he makes along the way. This is a cosy read filled with gorgeous, whimsical illustrations and your child is sure to love it.
The Jolly Christmas Postman
The Jolly Postman is a classic I remember reading and loving as a child. Children of all ages are sure to enjoy this festive twist on an old classic. Everyone enjoys the interactive letters inside and are sure to feel included in the story themselves. Throughout the book, we follow the Postman as he goes about his Christmas Eve route and comes across all the beloved heroes and villains. It's sure to be a crowd-pleaser!
The Miracle on Ebenezer Street
For your kids who are ready for a bit more of an in-depth novel, The Miracle on Ebenezer Street is perfect for this time of year. This story is a twist on the original A Christmas Carol. The book follows George, who is facing his third Christmas without his mum and the loneliness that comes along with losing a parent. Along with this this book is filled with an insane amount of magic, sure to get even your oldest children believing again.
Tinsel, the Girl Who Invented Christmas
Tinsel, the Girl Who Invented Christmas is a new take on an old tale. The legends surrounding Christmas are reimagined in this festive read. Exciting characters and amazing illustrations fill every page and are sure to keep your little one's attention.
A collection of wintery folk stories, Winter Tales, is inspired by a love of nature and fascination with different cultures around the world. This book is perfect for sharing other cultures and traditions with your curious kiddos.
Bear Stays Up for Christmas
Bear's furry friends are determined to keep him up for Christmas. Follow the group on their festive journey as they enjoy all the Christmas traditions and activities. This picture book is perfect to lull your little one into a snowy slumber.
The Not Very Merry Pout-Pout Fish
This New York Times Best Seller, is the funny and festive tale we all need. Follow Mr. Fish as he tries to find the perfect gifts for everyone on his Christmas list. Relieve some of your child's anxiety with this heartwarming and cheerful read.
The Animal's Santa
The Animal's Santa follows the curious Little Snow as he tries to find out who the Animal Santa is and how he delivers gifts to everyone in the forest. This story features some of the most stunning wintery scenes and capturing illustrations.