When Santa Lost His Ho! Ho! Ho! by Laura Rader

When Santa Lost His Ho! Ho! Ho! Laura Rader HarperCollins (2008) ISBN 9780061141393 Reviewed by Sophia McElroy (age 5.5) for Reader Views (11/08)   This is a funny book! My favorite part of the book is when Santa loses his “Ho! Ho! Ho!,” and the only thing he can say is a little “yee ha!” I liked when […]

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We Believe in Christmas by Karen Kingsbury

We Believe in Christmas Karen Kingsbury Zonderkidz (2008) ISBN 9780310712121 Reviewed by Cayden (age 4) and Max (age 2) Aures and Mom for Reader Views (10/08)   “We Believe in Christmas” takes a look back and encourages us to remember the true meaning of Christmas and the events that take place during the season.  For […]

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Toot & Puddle: I’ll Be Home for Christmas by Holly Hobbie

Toot & Puddle: I’ll Be Home for Christmas Holly Hobbie Little, Brown, and Company (2008) ISBN 9780316033831 Reviewed by Cayden Aures (age 4) and Mom for Reader Views (12/08)   Christmas is fast approaching and Puddle is excited to get the house decorated, the fruitcakes made, and the Christmas cards sent out.  However, Toot is […]

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The Rabbit and the Snowman by Sally O. Lee

The Rabbit and the Snowman Sally O. Lee BookSurge Publishing (2008) ISBN 9781419656255 Reviewed by Cayden Aures (age 4) and Mom for Reader Views (11/08)   “The Rabbit and the Snowman” is the story of a snowman that was built in a field by a group of children.  When the children finished making him they […]

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The Night Before Christmas by Clement C. Moore

The Night Before Christmas Clement C. Moore HarperTrophy (2008) ISBN 9780060757441 Reviewed by Cayden (age 4) and Max (age 2) Aures and Mom for Reader Views (10/08)   “The Night Before Christmas” is the classic tale that we all know, but this version contains unique, imaginative illustrations drawn by Richard Jesse Watson. Cayden:  “We know […]

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