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Angelina's Christmas

Angelina's Christmas

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When Angelina Ballerina sees old Mr. Bell all alone at Christmastime, she decides to bring him some holiday cheer. Cousin Henry doesn't want to help--until he finds that there's a real Santa Claus living in their town! With festive sparkly foil on the jacket and a heartwarming story, this book is perfect for holiday giving. AUTHORBIO: Katharine Holabird's first Angelina Ballerina book was published in 1983. She lives in London.

Helen Craig has illustrated more than sixty books for children, including the Angelina books. She lives in England.

Asleep in the Stable

Asleep in the Stable

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All is quiet in the stable, except for Baby Owl. "Whooo is the new baby sleeping in the nest below? he asks his mother, and "Where are his feathers?" As Baby Owl listens to Mama Owl's patient answers, he learns all about the Holy Child and the bright star that has come with him. Young children can share in Baby Owl's wonder in this cozy and joyous rendition of the Nativity Story.
Babar and Father Christmas

Babar and Father Christmas

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Every child's favorite elephant, Barbar, returns in this unusual and heartwarming Christmas story.

Babar's children have caught wind of a fellow in Man's country named Father Christmas who brings joy and toys to little children. If only we could bring him here, they wish. So they write the Christmas saint a letter inviting him to visit them. When they get no reply, Babar, ever the good father, rushes out to find the red-suited one. After much searching, and with the help of a dog named Duck, Babar reaches Father Christmas's workshop in the snow. Can Babar find a way to bring him to Elephants' country?

Be Mine

Be Mine

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Valentine's Day is fast approaching at North Ridge High! And this year, the school is sponsoring a Most Romantic Couple contest. Everyone wants to win - including Jennifer, who's not going to let the fact that she doesn't actually have a boyfriend stop her! Romantic twists and turns and comic mishaps abound. Will the proper couples be renunited in time for the Valentine's Dance?
Bear Noel

Bear Noel

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A story for lovers of animals, art, and holiday harmony
As Christmas approaches, the animals of the north woods tremble with excitement. Bear Noel is coming! He strides toward them with his gift-laden sack, while they roll and romp in the snow, waiting. It is Christmas Eve, the one night of the year when a hare and a wolf, a fox and a boar, a hedgehog and a possum, an owl and a mole can gather peacefully, in the spirit of the happy holiday. Olivier Dunrea's gentle story about the advent of Christmas and his exquisite, snow-filled pictures evoke all the warmth and wonder of a magical time.
Bear Stays Up

Bear Stays Up

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The day before Christmas,
snuggled on his floor,
Bear sleeps soundly
with a great big snore....
Bear's friends are determined to keep Bear awake for Christmas! So they wake Bear up and have him help them find a Christmas tree, bake cakes, hang up stockings, and sing Christmas songs. Bear stays up -- by discovering that giving is one of the best Christmas presents!
How a SURPRISE visit from someone very special gives Bear and his friends a Christmas to remember makes an enchanting holiday story for young readers. With Karma Wilson's memorable text and Jane Chapman's glowing illustrations, Bear Stays Up for Christmas is a book to cherish throughout the yea
Best Christmas Decorations in Chicagoland: Guide to 200+ Spectacular Displays

Best Christmas Decorations in Chicagoland: Guide to 200+ Spectacular Displays

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The holiday spirit is alive and well in America's heartland--and nowhere does it shine so brightly as in Chicago. This delightful book takes readers on a thoroughly entertaining tour of Chicagoland in all its Christmas finery. From the storytelling windows at Marshall Field's (now Macy's), drawing admirers from hundreds of miles away, to the most elaborate light show in a neighborhood cul-de-sac, The Best Christmas Decorations in Chicagoland" guides you to more than 200 of the finest annual holiday displays in the greater Chicago area. In this fully updated and expanded edition of her 1995 bestseller, Mary Edsey shares humorous stories about decorators, decorating tips and trends, and historical trivia. The book, which features 200 dazzling color photographs of Chicagoland's "best and brightest," covers the city proper as well as the surrounding counties--residential, business, and municipal efforts--and includes maps, detailed directions, and display hours. Whether as a guide to the holiday sights in Chicago or a Christmas feast for the eyes, this is a book that perfectly captures the season's irrepressible spirit.
Best Christmas Ever

Best Christmas Ever

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Christmas at the Bear family household is slim this year, but Mother Bear and Father Bearcreate holiday spirit by adorning their home withdecorations sewn fromoutgrown clothes and atree assembled from gathered branches dusted with flour. Little Bearworries whether Santa will come and ultimately proves to be the most resourceful to ensure that gifts are under the tree. On Christmas day everyone has a presenta mended kite for Brother; a once-missing umbrella for Sister;a favorite old hat for Father; and, for Mother, a long-lost button that has been conspicuously missing from her red dress. This charming tale demonstrates that even the smallest person can give big gifts, requiring only love and ingenuity."

Best Halloween Ever

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Biggest Christmas Tree Ever

Biggest Christmas Tree Ever

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Get ready for the newest installment of the New York Times Bestselling Biggest Ever series!

It's the day after Thanksgiving, and Clayton and Desmond feel the chill in the air. The cool weather makes them think of Christmas . . . and Christmas makes them think of Christmas trees! Who'll find the biggest one?In the newest installment of this beloved, bestselling series, Clayton the town mouse and Desmond the country mouse team up to bring the spirit of Christmas to Mouseville-in a BIG way.
Biggest Valentine Ever

Biggest Valentine Ever

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Clayton and Desmond are back in this companion to the bestselling book THE BIGGEST PUMPKIN EVER! A sheet of colorful foil stickers is bound into the book for extra valentine fun!

When Mrs. Mousely asks her class to make valentines, Clayton and Desmond decide to make one together and give it to their teacher as a surprise. But things don't go as planned. First Clayton puts too much glitter on the card. Then Desmond puts on too many hearts. Soon the friends are arguing and they rip the card in half. I'm going to make my own valentine! they both say and go home in a huff. But then Desmond and Clayton realize that by working together they can make the biggest, best valentine ever! Kids can use the colorful foil stickers to make their own valentines!
Bird in Santa's Beard

Bird in Santa's Beard

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One small bird is left behind to face the bitter winter alone. Freezing and hungry, the bird calls out to Santa for help. With a kind word the bird is invited to shelter itself in the cozy blanket of Santa's beard. A warm friendship grows through the cold, cold winter. On Christmas morning, Santa himself receives one of the most wonderful gifts of all. The Bird in Santa's Beard is a tale of compassion, kindness and cooperation. Santa and the bird overcome problems and solve one of the biggest mysteries of Christmas?why children see so many different Santas each year. In this new Christmas classic, Santa reminds us that a small friend in need can become a big friend, indeed!
Bless you Santa

Bless you Santa

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Santa can't stop sneezing. It's nearly Christmas Eve, and he's coming down with a terrible cold. If Santa is sick, who will finish making the presents, and then deliver them? Luckily, Santa's friends come to the rescue. His little mouse sends him to bed, while the reindeer and Santa's cat pitch in to make the presents and load the sleigh. By Christmas Eve, Santa is feeling much better!
Boo!

Boo!

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Why didn't the skeleton cross the road? He didn't have the guts! This spookycollection of more than 150 jokes featuring ghastly creatures, ghouls, vampires, and witches would give even a ghost the giggles! Children will love the creepy comedy on every page and will chuckle at the line drawings that illustrate every joke. This book features the best-and the worst-supernatural jokes around!
Boo!

Boo!

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Bold and brilliant illustrations crafted with Joe Fenton's distinctive style tell the tale of a little ghost who wants to be spooky enough to win his school's Halloween costume contest. But how can he be terrifying if he can't make a scary face? Even the youngest of readers can relate to this earnest spirit's struggles, as well as read along--Boo! is the only word used throughout the imaginative and colorful story.

Boo! Sticky Pad

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Book Lover's Holiday

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Box of Snowmen

Box of Snowmen

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Celebrate the snowy, gift-giving season with this attractive slipcase set containing both Snowmen books--Snowmen at Night and its brand-new companion, Snowmen at Christmas--and a large, fun poster. Full color. Pkg.