Tag Archives : Christmas

Decorate for the Holidays with Legos


Today I have a book that will let you decorate for the holidays with Legos.  I remember an ill fated year when Christmas arrived in the midst of our remodel.  All our decorations were squirreled away in boxes off site with no hope of retrieval.  Lego creations saved our tree from the shame of being naked but none we made…

Timeless Advent Calendar


Who out there wants a timeless advent calendar that you can use again year after year?  Call me smitten with this new offering from Chronicle Books.  Each day is a new activity that will bring parents and kids together in the Christmas spirit.  The best part is that you can bring this book out annually.  That’s how Christmas memories are…

Perfect Book for Getting in the Christmas Spirit


Today I have the perfect book for getting in the Christmas spirit.  This one will take you through a whole gammut of emotions.  You will be sad, gleeful, scared and hopeful but I promise your young reader will enjoy the ride! Don’t forget to follow One Great Book on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram or by email so that you don’t…

Where Did Santa Claus Come From?


Today I have a book that will finally answer the question “Where did Santa Claus come from?”  No more having to take on evasive maneuvers when your kids corner you with the big Santa Claus question.  Just pull out this book and all will be answered. Don’t forget to follow One Great Book on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest or by email so…

Book Filled with Christmas Adventure


Today I have a book filled with Christmas adventure.  When Christa’s parents get divorced, the holiday just isn’t right, even if Christa does get to travel through Europe with her mom.  But when her father sets up 12 dares, well … getting out of her comfort zone helps make everything a little more manageable. Don’t forget to follow One Great…

Endearing New Christmas Book


When my kids were little we usually added a new title or two to our Christmas book collection every year.  If I still had someone to read them to, this wonderful endearing new Christmas book would have a prized spot in our holiday book basket.  If you are going to buy a new one this year, I highly recommend this title!…

Gift Book Box Subscriptions for Kids


Well it is time to think about holiday shopping.  You can’t put it off any longer.  But I am here to help with some wonderful gift book box subscriptions for kids.  These subscriptions focus primarily on picture books and YA.  Unfortunately trying to do a box for middle grade readers can be quite difficult given the variety of topic choices in…

Delicious Advent Calendar


With Christmas heading our way at full steam, I wanted to share a book that is also a delicious Advent calendar!  How great is that?  In our house we have done the Lego Advent calendars, the chocolate Advent calendars and even one year a Polly Pocket Advent calendar!  But for kids who like to bake, especially around the holidays, this offering is…