Do you have crazy local commercials where you live? You know the ones — the type that come on Saturday morning and clumsily implore you to BUY BUY BUY whatever it is they’re selling over the airwaves. We have a car dealership here in North Carolina that uses a dog in all their commercials. The dog looks less than thrilled at the automobiles, but the humans persist.
Well, in the tradition of those crazy car dealerships and funny local commercials, I’ve decided that today marks “Christmas in July” here at Story Warren. Do you get to Advent and think, “goodness, I wish I had moved on a couple of those storybook recommendations before now.” Well friends, here’s your chance. Do it now. Below, I’ve recommended a few of my favorite Christmas books. Maybe I’m thinking way ahead. Or maybe you can blame it on me cleaning out the attic last week.
Side note: I’ve categorized these into general age ranges, but everyone needs some good read alouds for Christmas. So disregard the categories at will — they are all good for grownups, too.
For younger readers (or read-alouds):