The Twelve Days of Christmas
On the first day of Christmas, my true love gave to me
A partridge in a pear tree...
What’s special about this edition? Illustrator Liz Catchpole selected twelve William Morris patterns from the V&A museum’s collection and then added her own partridges, turtle doves, and… French hens… a lot of other birds and people, and... definitely five golden rings.
The Night Before Christmas
'Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house
Not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse;
The stockings were hung by the chimney with care,
In hopes that St. Nicholas soon would be there...
What’s special about this edition? Illustrator Amanda Brack has built Clement C. Moore’s whimsical scenes out of LEGO bricks.
A Child's Christmas in Wales
One Christmas was so much like another, in those years around the sea-town corner now and out of all sound except the distant speaking of the voices I sometimes hear a moment before sleep, that I can never remember whether it snowed for six days and six nights when I was twelve or whether it snowed for twelve days and twelve nights when I was six...
What’s special about this edition? Released for Dylan Thomas’ centenary, this cloth-bound hardback features sweet, full-color illustrations by Peter Bailey.
How the Grinch Stole Christmas!
Every Who down in Whoville liked Christmas a lot...
But the Grinch, who lived just north of Whoville, did NOT!
The Grinch hated Christmas! The whole Christmas season!
Now, please don't ask why. No one quite knows the reason...
What’s special about this edition? It comes with a Grinch!
During the long, long day of the twenty-fourth of December, the children of Doctor Stahlbaum were not permitted to enter the parlor, much less the adjoining drawing-room...
What’s special about this edition? Finnish artist (and Marimekko designer) Sanna Annuka brings new life to the story with her striking contemporary style. If this Nutcracker makes you swoon, have a look at Annuka’s work in winter favorites The Snow Queen and The Fir Tree.
A Christmas Carol
Marley was dead: to begin with. There is no doubt whatever about that. The register of his burial was signed by the clergyman, the clerk, the undertaker, and the chief mourner. Scrooge signed it: and Scrooge’s name was good upon ’Change, for anything he chose to put his hand to. Old Marley was as dead as a door-nail...
What’s special about this edition? Classical Comics has turned Dickens’ cautionary tale into a full-color graphic novel.