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Christmas themed books

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ChessieFL Sun 18-Dec-16 09:31:05

In the run up to Christmas I would like to read some books set at or themed around Christmas. I have the Dickens books on my list. Read The Box of Delights earlier this year. May reread The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe. Any other Christmassy suggestions?

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AristotlesTrousers Sun 18-Dec-16 17:13:58


A couple off the top of my head are:

The Christmas Mystery by Jostein Gaarder
The Children of Green Knowe

SDTGisAnEvilWolefGenius Sun 18-Dec-16 17:17:20

Trisha Ashley has written some - Twelve Days Of Christmas, is one of them. I have others too, but cannot bring them to mind right now - I will check, and come back later.

ChessieFL Sun 18-Dec-16 19:12:43

Thanks both! I read Children of Green Knowe years ago, had forgotten it was Christmassy! I have that on shelf upstairs so will have to dig it out. Will check out the other suggestions.

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hookiewookie29 Mon 19-Dec-16 19:23:29

Loved The Twelve Days of Christmas!

JiltedJohnsJulie Wed 21-Dec-16 13:42:57

It's not Christmasdy but last year I read The Snow Child just after Christmas and that was a brilliant winter read.

ChessieFL Wed 21-Dec-16 17:06:51

Thanks Jilted, I'll look that up. Winter themed suits me too!

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JiltedJohnsJulie Wed 21-Dec-16 18:02:57

Sorry about the typos! blush

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