December’s history based or bygone era book suggestions.

Ages 3-7

The Legend Of the Poinsettia by Tomie de Paola December, 2016 3-7s
Noddy Meets Father Christmas by Enid Blyton (Timeless) December, 2016 3-7s
One Candle by Eve Bunting (WW II) December, 2016 3-7s

Ages 7-9

The Christmas Knight by Jane Louise Curry (Arthurian)
I Survived The Bombing Of Pearl Harbour, 1941 by Lauren Tarshis
Dick Whittington & His Cat Adapted by Oscar Weigle (Medieval)


Ages 10-13

The Children On The Top Floor by Noel Streatfield (Mid 20th-Century)
Kringle by Tony Abbott
The Lion, The Witch, & The Wardrobe by C.S. Lewis (War II)


Dear America: When Christmas Comes Again by Beth Seidel Levine (WW I)
Dear Canada: No Safe Harbour: Halifax Explosion Diary Of Charlotte Blackburn by Julie Lawson (WW I)
The Royal Diaries: Mary Queen of Scots, Queen Without A Country by Kathryn Lasky (Tudor Era)



Letters From Father Christmas by J.R.R. Tolkien
A Christmas Promise by Anne Perry (Victorian Era)
What Happens At Christmas by Victoria Alexander (Victorian Era)


And, of course, my Christmas-themed Time Rose Book 4: The Tangled Rose, which encompasses

Christmas past (pre-WW II) & present in Germany.





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