Christmas children’s book advent calendar

Advent calendars don’t just have to include chocolates! Here’s our festive online selection of classic and modern children’s Christmas picture books. Including cracking yuletide tales by Michael Morpurgo, Judith Kerr, Delia Huddy, Raymond Briggs, David McKee, Rod Campbell, Kes Gray, and Janet and Allan Ahlberg, there’s something for every child aged 2-9 who still believes in Father Christmas.

Our advent calendar of children’s Christmas books


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If you would like to purchase all of the Christmas children’s picture books in this advent calendar, click the button below to collate all the books into one order.

Buy class set or complete reading list from Amazon.co.uk

For more Christmas books for children, have a look at our Christmas topic book list and our end of term Christmas children’s book quiz.



About Tom Tolkien

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Tom Tolkien is an experienced teacher and educational consultant who taught for 20 years in primary and secondary schools, including Woodleigh School in North Yorkshire, where he was Head of English and ran a 4000 book prep school library for pupils aged 3-13. He now reviews books for children and teens. Social profiles: Twitter | Linkedin