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Night Tree

by Eve Bunting, illustrated by Ted Rand
edition: Hardcover
also available: Paperback
  • age: 4 to 7
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: christmas & advent

By moonlight in the quiet forest, a young boy and his family decorate their favorite tree with popcorn, apples, tangerines, and sunflower-seed balls as a gift for the animals of the woods. “Sure to become a Christmas favorite, this beautifully illustrated story of a family’s unusual tradition brings to life the true spirit of Christmas.”--Ame …

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Candle for Christmas /tp

by Jean Speare, illustrated by Ann Blades
edition: Paperback
  • age: 0 to 5
  • Grade: p to k
tagged: christmas & advent

Tomas, a young native boy, is staying with the reserve nurse while his parents go to check on their cattle. It is a very harsh, cold winter, and although they have promised to return in time for Christmas, they haven't appeared by Christmas Eve.

Tomas falls asleep and dreams of a candle so large that it lights up the night sky. When he awakes he fi …

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Lion Dancer

Ernie Wan's Chinese New Year

by Kate Waters, illustrated by Madeline Slovenz-Low
edition: Paperback
  • age: 4 to 8
  • Grade: p to 3
tagged: asian american
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Chin Chiang and the Dragon's Dance

by Ian Wallace
edition: Hardcover
also available: Paperback
  • age: 4 to 8
  • Grade: p to 3
tagged: asian american, dance, other, non-religious

Winner of the Amelia Frances Howard-Gibbon Illustrator Award

From the time Chin Chiang stood only as high as his grandfather's knees, he dreamed of dancing the dragon's dance. Now the first day of the Year of the Dragon has arrived, and Chin Chiang is so scared that he wants to melt into his shoes.

Chin Chiang is a most appealing small boy, whose pli …

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Christmas Snowflake

by H.E. Stewart
edition: Paperback
  • age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 1 to 3
tagged: christmas & advent, weather

A little girl's wish for snow... A magical glass ball... Delightful adventure in a mysterious, snowy land... Little folk appearing with night lanterns to celebrate an old-fashioned Christmas... Farmers keeping watch over their sheep... These are the ingredients of this beautifully illustrated Christmas tale. In a heart-warming conclusion, Katie is …

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