Christmas themed recommended reads

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December 12th, 2018

Our librarians, curriculum specialists and the wider Peters team have shared their list of must-have Christmas themed books.

Key Stage 1

9781408893470

Mince Spies by Mark Sperring

Recommended by Claire, Head of Sales and Marketing

 

9780192744296

The Mouse That Cancelled Christmas by Madeleine Cook

Recommended by Cath, Children’s Librarian

 

9780241351536

Father Christmas by Raymond Briggs

Recommended by Diane, Professional Services Manager

 

9781407170718

Stickman by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler

Recommended by Hannah, Children’s Librarian

 

Key Stages 1 and 2

9781444919615

Santa Claude by Alex T Smith

Recommended by Leanne, Curriculum Specialist

 

9781408338292

Ten Little Elves by Mike Brownlow

Recommended by Leanne, Curriculum Specialist

 

9781783441815

The Polar Express by Chris van Allsburg

Recommended by Diane, Professional Services Manager

 

9780141340111

The Jolly Christmas Postman by Janet and Allan Ahlberg

Recommended by Lucy F, Children’s Librarian

 

Key Stage 2

9780857639639

A Kitten Called Holly by Helen Peters

Recommended by Leanne, Curriculum Specialist

 

9780141373348

The Christmasaurus by Tom Fletcher

Recommended by Claire, Head of Sales and Marketing

 

Key Stages 2 and 3

9780340894361

Oscar Wilde’s Stories for Children Illustrated by P.J. Lynch

Recommended by Mel, Schools Team Manager

 

9781408851999

The Last of the Spirits by Chris Priestley

Recommended by Lucy M, School Sales Co-ordinator

 

Key Stages 3 and 4

9780008195441

All Wrapped Up by Holly Smale

Recommended by Katie, Children’s Librarian

 

9781509840762

What Light by Jay Asher

Recommended by Katie, Children’s Librarian

 

9781447272816

My True Love Gave to Me edited by Stephanie Perkins

Recommended by Katie, Children’s Librarian

 

Key Stages 4 and 5

9781848453548

Dash and Lily’s Christmas Reads by Rachel Cohn and David Levithan

Recommended by Debbie, Children’s Librarian

 

9781405284004

The Twelve Days of Dash and Lily by Rachel Cohn and David Levithan

Recommended by Debbie, Children’s Librarian

 

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