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Recommended holiday books
Whether your family celebrates Christmas, Hanukkah or Kwanzaa, here are some holiday book recommendations from Smart Start Central Oklahoma, a grassroots initiative that supports families in raising children who are safe, healthy, eager to learn and ready to succeed in school.
“Santa's Little Helper” by Angela McAllister.
“The Night Before Christmas: A Visit From St. Nicholas” illustrated by Mike Terrell.
“The Polar Express” by Chris Van Allsburg.
“Drummer Boy” by Loren Long.
“Hanukkah Moon” by Deborah Da Costa.
“Light the Candles: A Hanukkah Lift-the-Flap Book” by Joan Holub.
“Moishe's Miracle: A Hanukkah Story” by Laura Krauss Melmed.
“Happy Hanukkah Lights” by Jacqueline Jules.
“Seven Days of Kwanzaa” by Melrose Cooper.
“My First Kwanzaa Book” by Deborah Chocolate.
“The Children's Book of Kwanzaa: A Guide to Celebrating the Holiday” by Dolores Johnson.
“Santa's Kwanzaa” by Gary Eileen Thomas.