‘Tis the season for hot chocolate and good reading!
Add to your holiday reading traditions this year by checking out some of our favorite new additions to the CCPL collection. Some are heartwarming, some are just plain fun—all are full of Christmas magic that appeals to readers of all ages.
Every year, the whole town looks forward to the Christmas tree lighting, but this year, a blizzard has struck. The snow starts to fall more and more heavily, and soon, Tractor Mac and his pals are snowed in at the barn. Farmer Bill and Sibley the horse are supposed to be on their way to the center of town with the tree, but when they get stuck in the blizzard and it looks like the ceremony will have to be called off, Tractor Mac saves them and the whole holiday celebration.
Bruce is a lot of things. He is a bear. He is a grump. He is a pretty decent cook. And he is a mother. One thing Bruce is not–Santa Claus.But that doesn’t stop the whole forest from lining up to give him their Christmas wishes when he becomes the victim of mistaken identity-again.
The trucks are gearing up for Christmas by building a special gift! But, there’s a surprise waiting for each of them, too! Presents await for Excavator, Bulldozer, Crane, Dump Truck, and Cement Mixer as each finishes their part of this big, important job and rolls off to a sweet and sleepy goodnight.
Grow your heart three sizes with the Grinch and Cindy-Lou Who. This easy reader introduces young readers to characters from the classic Dr. Seuss story The Grinch Who Stole Christmas with short sentences and basic vocabulary perfect for new readers.
Plum: How the Sugar Plum Fairy Got Her Wings
For as long as she can remember, Plum has lived at the Mary Fitzgerald Orphanage, wishing and hoping for a family. When a sudden snowfall threatens a delivery of presents on Christmas Eve, Plum is determined to save Christmas—even for the kids who laugh at her.
These titles are just a small glimpse into the titles available in CCPL’s collection. Browse the online catalog or visit a branch near you to find even more stories children will love!