Details and sign up:
- challenge will run from Friday, November 22, 2013 through Monday, January 6, 2014 (Twelfth Night or Epiphany).
- cross over with other challenges is totally permitted AND encouraged!
- These must be Christmas novels, books about Christmas lore, a book of Christmas short stories or poems, books about Christmas crafts, and for the first time...a children's Christmas books level!
--Mistletoe: read 2-4 books
--Christmas Tree: read 5 or 6 books (this is the fanatic level...LOL!)
--Fa La La La Films: watch a bunch or a few Christmas movies...it's up to you!
--Visions of Sugar Plums: read books with your children this season and share what you read
*the additional levels are optional, you still must complete one of the main reading levels above
- New this year! It's the Christmas Spirit Read-a-Thon to kick us off the weekend of Friday, November 22 through Sunday, November 24! Details and sign-up for the read-a-thon are over at my read-a-thon blog, Seasons of Reading, HERE.
- the most important rule? Have fun!!!
As usual I will do the Christmas Tree level: Read 5 or 6 books and the additional level of Fa La La La Films: watch a bunch or a few Christmas movies.
I have a very long list of books of which a lot are free books and some are quite short. I will not read them all but I like to have a choice. I haven't decided on the films yet.
List of books:
- Yule be Mine by Charlene Teglia
- Unexpected gifts by Elena Aitken
- Wish Upon A Star by Trisha Ashley
- Stories for Christmas by various
- All I Want For Christmas is You by Lisa Mondello
- Sleigh Bells in the Snow by Sarah Morgan
- While Snowbound by Anna J. McIntyre
- The Santa Shop by Tim Greaton
- Claus: Legend of the Fat Manby Tony Bertauski
- A Vision of Sugarplums by Jennifer Blake
- Fairytale of New York by Miranda Dickinson
- Tinseltown by Victoria Fox
- Coming Home for Christmas by Jenny Hale
- A Cowboy for Christmas by Kristen James
- Winter Warmers by Carole Matthews
- Last Christmas by Julia Williams
- saving christmas by Clare Revell
- Six Geese A- Laying by Sophie Kinsella
- A Little Christmas Magic by Sylvia Kurtz
- Let it Snow by various by Red Tash and others
- Perfect by Autumn Jordon