15+ Best Christmas Books for Kids

These Christmas story books are perfect for creating special memories with your children this holiday season.

By Scholastic Editors
Dec 01, 2023



15+ Best Christmas Books for Kids

Dec 01, 2023

The smell of firewood in the living room, the warmth of a cozy blanket, and a special holiday read-aloud with your little one — these magical moments with a beloved book make memories that last a lifetime. Enjoy your seasonal traditions, whether that is sipping on peppermint hot chocolate or decorating the tree, with Christmas books for kids.

There are several delightful kids' Christmas books to choose from this holiday season, ranging from touching classics like Merry Christmas, Stinky Face to enchanting modern tales such as Christmas Cheer

A routine holiday reading practice, like reading aloud, can spark great conversation with your family, especially when the topic is about Christmas themes like kindness, holiday cheer, and quality family time. 

Shop the best Christmas books for kids below! You can find all books and activities at The Scholastic Store.

Looking for holiday gifts for kids? Explore trending books, gifts to spark their imagination, and ideas to instill a love of reading and learning in our Holiday Gift Guide. You'll find everything you need for a book-filled holiday, including top reads under $5! Plus, explore Hanukkah books for kids and some of our favorite book series for gifting. Shop our picks and more at The Scholastic Store. Or to give a reader you love the gift of choice, give an egift card.

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