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Subject: Suggestions & Deals on Christmas Books?
Date Posted: 9/26/2010 6:50 PM ET
Member Since: 8/26/2008
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I know Christmas is the last thing people want to think about right now, but I wanted to start looking now...

My family and I are starting a new christmas tradition called a "Christmas Storybook Advent Calender" it consists of reading one christmas story a night from December 1st until Christmas Eve. Each individual book will be wrapped up in christmas wrapping paper and put in a basket and we'll take turns opening one a night to read while we countdown to the christmas holiday.

 I'm in search of some good suggestions of christmas stories i should get and im also looking for really good deals.

If you have a suggestion could you please post the title and author and if at all possible maybe an ISBN (incase there are several version of the story)?

I'm looking for short stories, nothing over 50 pages. They can be anywhere from children stories to adult like. Funny, touching, etc.

Thanks to everyone who takes time to read this! :]

Date Posted: 9/26/2010 7:04 PM ET
Member Since: 9/4/2010
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Someone actually gave us the Advent Storybook 978-0735819634.....   all the stories are in one book.


I will also check our Christmas books to get you other names too.    Great tradition!

Date Posted: 9/28/2010 7:15 PM ET
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Thank you Shelley I appreciate and I'll check that book out!

Last Edited on: 9/28/10 7:16 PM ET - Total times edited: 1
Date Posted: 9/28/2010 8:58 PM ET
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A Wish to Be a Christmas Tree (Individual Titles)
Author: Colleen Monroe
ISBN-13: 9781585360024 - ISBN-10: 1585360023


Humphrey's First Christmas
ISBN-13: 9780824955595 - ISBN-10: 0824955595


Snowmen at Christmas
Author: Caralyn Buehner
ISBN-13: 9780803729957 - ISBN-10: 0803729952


The Tale of Three Trees: A Traditional Folktale
Author: Tim Jonke, Angela Elwell Hunt
ISBN-13: 9780745917436 - ISBN-10: 0745917437


Here are a couple we love...

Date Posted: 9/29/2010 12:28 AM ET
Member Since: 1/8/2009
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Your idea sounds cool...

I have the following book and an ongoing deal. Please take a look if you are interested.


The night before Christmas
Author: Clement Clarke Moore
ISBN-13: 9780590334488 - ISBN-10: 0590334484
Book Type: Paperback