Christmas Classics and New Festive Fun

By The Alligator's Mouth

By The Alligator's Mouth

Browse some of our Christmas-themed favourites, old and new (picturebooks, board books and chapter books). Merry Christmas!

The Jolly Christmas Postman

Janet Ahlberg and Allan Ahlberg

£12.99 £12.08

The interactive Christmas classic from Allan Ahlberg.

The Snowman

£7.99 £7.43

The magical journey this thoughtful wordless picturebook takes us on bears repeat trips every Christmas.

Christmas is Love

Emma Dodd

£7.99 £7.43

A new, sweet Christmas book from the author of 'Me...', 'When...', 'Together...' and more.

The Twelve Days of Christmas: Grandma is Overly Generous

Alex T Smith and Alex T. Smith

£9.99 £9.29

Alex T. Smith is the author of Claude and Mr Penguin. His gentle and silly sense of humour is very welcome at Christmas time.

Christmas Lights

Ruth Symons and Carolina Rabei

£12.99 £12.08

The Nutcracker: An Enchanting Pop-Up Adaptation

Jessica Southwick and Neiko Ng

£20.00 £18.60

A luxurious pop-up edition of The Nutcracker.

The Story Orchestra: The Nutcracker: Press the note to hear Tchaikovsky's music

Jessica Courtney-Tickle

£14.99 £13.94

The Story Orchestra books are seriously classy sound books with lovely selections of classical music.

The Night Before Christmas

Clement C. Moore and Christian Birmingham

£6.99 £6.50

The Night Before Christmas

Roger Duvoisin

£12.99 £12.08

The Night the Reindeer Saved Christmas

Raj Kaur Khaira and Kasia Nowowiejska

£6.99 £6.50

The Night Before Christmas in Wonderland

Carys Bexington and Kate Hindley

£7.99 £7.43

Sammy Claws the Christmas Cat

Lucy Rowland and Paula Bowles

£6.99 £6.50

I Was Made For You

David Lucas

£6.99 £6.50

Ketchup on Your Reindeer

Nick Sharratt

£9.99 £9.29

Following Ketchup on Your Cornflakes, Nick Sharratt (The Shark in the Park, The Cat and the King) gives us some silly festive fun.

I Love You More Than Christmas

Ellie Hattie and Tim Warnes

£11.99 £11.15

Snow Still

Holly Surplice

£11.99 £11.15

The Boy and the Bear

Tracey Corderoy and Sarah Massini

£6.99 £6.50

Merry Christmas, Gus

Chris Chatterton

£6.99 £6.50

A House for Christmas Mouse

Rebecca Harry

£6.99 £6.50

Dear Santa

Rod Campbell

£6.99 £6.50

The Twelve Days of Christmas

Britta Teckentrup

£6.99 £6.50

Pip and Posy: The Christmas Tree

Camilla (Editorial Director) Reid and Axel Scheffler

£6.99 £6.50

A simple and funny Pip and Posy story. Pip learns the pains of overindulgence!

Jane Foster's Christmas

Jane Foster

£6.99 £6.50

Clear, bold images of Christmas, lovely for a very first Christmas.

Christmas Poems

Gaby Morgan and Axel Scheffler

£5.99 £5.57

A Donkey Called Mistletoe

Helen Peters

£6.99 £6.50

The Naughtiest Unicorn at Christmas

Pip Bird and David O'Connell

£5.99 £5.57

Happy Narwhalidays

Ben Clanton

£6.99 £6.50

Santa Claude

Alex T. Smith

£5.99 £5.57

Santa Gets a Second Job

Michele D'Ignazio and Sergio Olivotti

£9.99 £9.29

Tinsel: The Girls Who Invented Christmas

Sibeal Pounder

£9.99 £9.29

A Christmas in Time

Sally Nicholls and Rachael Dean

£6.99 £6.50

A Boy Called Christmas

Matt Haig and Chris Mould

£6.99 £6.50

The Girl Who Saved Christmas

Matt Haig and Chris Mould

£6.99 £6.50

Father Christmas and Me

Matt Haig and Chris Mould

£6.99 £6.50

Father Christmas's Fake Beard

Terry Pratchett and Mark Beech

£6.99 £6.50

Christmas Dinner of Souls

Ross (author) Montgomery

£7.99 £7.43

The Box of Delights

John Masefield and Quentin Blake

£8.99 £8.36

Horrible Christmas (2020)

Terry Deary and Martin Brown

£9.99 £9.29

A Christmas Carol

Charles Dickens and P. J. Lynch

£12.99 £12.08

The Christmas Eve Tree

Delia Huddy and Emily Sutton

£7.99 £7.43

Mog's Christmas

Judith Kerr

£6.99 £6.50

How the Grinch Stole Christmas!

Dr. Seuss

£6.99 £6.50

Snow in the Garden: A First Book of Christmas

Shirley Hughes

£12.99 £12.08

Alfie's Christmas

Shirley Hughes

£7.99 £7.43

Busy Christmas

Angie Rozelaar

£5.99 £5.57

Katie's London Christmas

James Mayhew

£6.99 £6.50

A Christmas Story

Brian Wildsmith

£6.99 £6.50

A Christmas Story

Brian Wildsmith

£7.99 £7.43

A Christmas Carol

Tony Mitton and Mike Redman

£6.99 £6.50

Dinosaurs Go Christmas Shopping

Timothy Knapman and Sarah Warburton

£6.99 £6.50

Harvey Slumfenburger's Christmas Present

John Burningham

£7.99 £7.43

Christmas in Exeter Street

Diana Hendry and John Lawrence

£7.99 £7.43

Father Christmas

Raymond Briggs

£7.99 £7.43

Stick Man

Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler

£6.99 £6.50

The Tree That's Meant To Be

Yuval Zommer

£6.99 £6.50