If you’re looking for a spot of festive reading to get you in the mood for Christmas, then here are just a few suggestions which you might enjoy…
A Christmas Carol
Film adaptations of this classic novel from Charles Dickens are often shown on television during the Christmas period, but why not get stuck into the original book over the holiday season? If you’re prone to feeling a little bit like Ebenezer Scrooge in the run up to the 25th, this book will get you in a more Christmassy mood in no time at all.
Christmas with Paula Deen: Recipes and Stories from My Favorite Holiday
With Christmas stories AND cooking ideas, this book is sure to get you feeling festive. Whether you’re looking for family meal ideas, or a few festive snacks to enjoy while you read Paula Deen’s stories, you’re sure to enjoy working your way through this book. It also makes a great Christmas gift!
The Christmas Box
This touching story of a young family who comes to live with a widowed woman is a modern-day morality tale which makes for perfect Christmas reading. If you’re looking for a touching Christmas tale with all the sparkle that you might usually find in jewellery such as 77 diamonds engagement rings, then this is the perfect choice for you. With a beautiful message of love and compassion, you might want to have a box of tissues at the ready if you plan on reading this one – but it’s sure to be well worth it.
The Best Christmas Pageant Ever
If you’re after a lighter look at the Christmas story, then check out The Best Christmas Pageant Ever – a humorous tale of a Nativity play which is going horribly wrong. Will the small-town participants be able to turn things around before the big day? Or will they need a Christmas miracle if the play is to be a success?