Children's Holidays & Celebrations Books

Grandpa Mudcake and the Crazy Haircut: Funny Picture Books for 3-7 Year Olds (The Grandpa Mudcake Series Book 1)

Grandpa Mudcake has FOUR different hairstyles in this book - can you spot them all?You'll usually find Grandpa Mudcake in his armchair, watching TV. Sometimes, you'll find him in the kitchen eating biscuits. After lunch, he likes to take a little nap. Don't disturb him or he'll get very grumpy.In this first book in The Grandpa Mudcake Series, Grandpa's hair is growing longer and longer. He desperately needs a haircut. However, a trip to Bazil's Barber Shop leads to a terrible - but hilarious - mix up!•  What happens to Grandpa Mudcake's hair?•  What will Bazil do to make things better?•  What will Grandma Mudcake say when Grandpa arrives home?Find out what happens to grumpy Grandpa Mudcake in this funny picture book for 3-7 year olds.With its quirky illustrations, this book will amuse children and parents alike.For a FREE kindle copy of Grandpa Mudcake and the Crazy Tea Party visit: www.reginald-stinkbottom.com (WARNING: With Sound Effects!)Some 5 Star Amazon Reviews:★★★★★ Hilarious★★★★★ Love this book★★★★★ Really funny story★★★★★ Grandkids liked it★★★★★ Good illustrationsMore Quirky Picture Books by Sophia J. Ferguson:•  The Adventures of Reginald Stinkbottom•  Grandpa Mudcake and the Crazy Tea Party•  Grandpa Mudcake and the Kitchen Calamity•  Grandpa Mudcake and the Angry Chihuahua•  Grandpa Mudcake Goes Internet Shopping•  BRAND NEW: The Reginald Stinkbottom Colouring Book•  COMING SOON: Grandpa Mudcake and the Rickety Robot

I'm Thankful For...: A Book About Being Grateful! (Happy Kids Reading Series 1)

What are you grateful for?Are you looking for a children's book that is highly entertaining, great for early readers, and includes morals and lessons about caring, sharing, and love? This children's storybook has it all!This is an excellent read for beginning and early readers. Each story is easy to read and exciting with cute and bright illustrations for younger readers.This book is especially great for traveling, waiting rooms, and read aloud at home.Also available in paperback and audiobook formats!5 cute bedtime stories for kidsJust for fun activities and craftsMorals and lessons about being gratefulExcellent for beginning and early readersFun games and mazes includedThis storybook is great for a quick bedtime story and to be read aloud with friends and family.Story List & Activities:Jana’s ToysJust for Fun ActivitySpecial PetsJust for Fun ActivityAnnie’s Big BrotherJohn’s Little SisterJust for Fun ActivityWonderful WorldJust for Fun ActivityGame: How Many Kids Do You See?Maze 1Maze 2Maze 3Maze 4Scroll up and click 'buy' and spend some quality time with your child!

The Epic Santa Chase: An Angus Adams Christmas Short Story

What would you do if a thief in a Santa costume took off with your iPad? If you’re anything like Angus Adams, you might embark on a wild chase across the city, although perhaps not with a giant chicken and a nun in tow. Determined to stop the thief, Angus uses everything he’s got and more. This fast paced story will have you running alongside him right up until the surprise ending that you won’t see coming. (A Christmas short-story for kids 9-12 years.)

Harry Potter Inspired Recipes for a Magical Party: Simple, Fun, and Magical Recipes

Harry Potter fans don't skip this cookbook because finally, you will be able to experience the magical story in true light! The best way to experience something is through aromas and flavors. These are the best memory triggers too. So, if you are planning a party don't forget to make Harry Potter meals yourself. This will give your home the final touch, one that will take you in the magical world.I wrote this cookbook because I found all the recipes to be the best for making a party. The recipes should be simple, not taking too much of your time. If they do you won’t have enough time to prepare everything else. So, get this book to have the best Harry Potter recipes, but with simplified prep and cooking process. Be the wizard who hosts the best parties. With this book, everything will be complete. Surprise your friends with your new skills and with recipes they badly wanted to try.Get this book now:The best Harry Potter RecipesAppetizersSide DishesDrinksMain Meals, and moreSimplified cooking and prep processGreat for people who don’t want to spend hours in the kitchen too

Christmas Stories for Kids: Fun Christmas Stories and Jokes for Kids

Perfect for reading aloud with Friends and Family!Merry Christmas! Your child will enjoy this cute Christmas book full of fun stories and Christmas jokes. This is an excellent read for early and beginning readers with big and bright illustrations for younger readers!These stories are great for quick bedtime stories and cute tales to be read aloud with friends and family. Also available in paperback and audiobook formats!Excellent for early and intermediate readersGreat for reading aloud with friends and familyChristmas stories and adventures about ChristmasFunny and Hilarious Christmas jokes & illustrations for kidsStory List:Santa’s BeardChristmas in the FutureThe Middle of the SeaChristmas In OrbitBoxing Day?Christmas JokesThis book is especially great for traveling, waiting rooms, and reading aloud at home with family and friends.Scroll up and click 'buy' to and spend some quality time with your child!

Trick or Treat Free For All!: A Halloween Kids Book

Ten tales of Halloween adventure for young readers!Join your favorite kidlit characters as they embark on a night of trick-or-treating you’ll never forget! This collection of short stories will take you to spooky neighborhoods, back to ancient Egypt, and even inside a video game! Featuring tales from award-winning authors and fresh new voices, this is a perfect Halloween treat for readers ages seven to twelve!Grab your copy today, and have a happy Halloween!Featured stories:SCAREDY BAT AND THE COSTUMED CATSA Scaredy Bat StoryBy Marina J. BowmanA GOOD TRICKA Haunted Library StoryBy Dori Hillestad ButlerHALLOWEENINGA Tales of the Spooky Folk StoryBy J.K. CampbellSTICKY FINGERSFeaturing characters from The Boy Who Cried GhostBy Richard ClarkA KANDY BRAINZ HALLOWEENFeaturing characters from Books Make Brainz Taste BadBy Eli CranorSIDE QUESTA Magic Eaters StoryBy Connor GraysonA TRICKSTER HALLOWEENA Prentiss Twins StoryBy Deb LoganTHE MYSTERY OF THE HAUNTED EGYPTIAN KITCHENA Kid Detective Zet StoryBy Scott PetersFLYING SOLOBy D.M. PotterAuthor of the You Say Which Way SeriesTRICKING THE TREAT WITCHA Zombie Reconstruction Squad StoryBy M.K. Radican

Halloween: Scary Halloween Stories for Kids (Halloween Series Book 7)

Bone-Chilling Halloween Stories for KidsAre you brave enough to read these spooky and scary Halloween stories? If you enjoy the Goosebump series, you will love these hair-raising and frightful tales. These Halloween short stories are quick and easy to read. These are the perfect ghost stories to read around a campfire with friends and family.Makes a spooktacular Halloween gift for kids!Spooky Halloween ghost stories for kidsPerfect for early and beginner readersExcellent for reading aloud with friends and familyBook 7 of 7 in the Halloween SeriesStory List:Night LandscapeThe PhoneThe House PartyUnder the BedThe Thing in My DreamsBehind YouThe Man in the Dark Blue SuitDo Not LookDon't Believe in GhostsA Familiar HouseAlso includes funny and hilarious Halloween jokes!Kids and children can practice their reading skills and enjoy a few great stories all at once. The silly Halloween jokes and riddles add a nice transition for younger readers. These spooky short stories about Halloween will give you chills up and down your spine. You have been warned!Best-Selling Children's Book Author, Arnie LightningArnie Lightning is a best-selling children's book author with a straightforward goal. He wants his work to create a positive impact in the lives of others through children's books. Learning morals, lessons, and good character can start at a young age. Arnie's books reflect this. By providing a comfortable and entertaining environment, learning can be a fun activity! You can find out more at: www.ArnieLightning.comScroll up and click 'buy' to crack open these scary stories!

Off the Hook: A Christmas Ornament Adventure

Have you ever wondered why there are ornaments on your tree? Or why there is a star on top of your tree?Now those questions have answers!Set in a world where a Christmas tree's star is actually a secret transmitter used by Santa Claus to identify all the active Christmas homes throughout the world, Off the Hook follows two groups of ornaments from opposite sides of their tree who must learn to work together to find their missing star before Santa passes their family's house by! Written in the style of Disney storytelling (think "Toy Story on a tree"), Off the Hook is an exciting holiday children's book perfect for ages five to eleven! Rejoice in this original Christmas tale as you dash through the thirty-five full page illustrations, unwrap the delightful cast of characters, and feast on the playful humor! Off the Hook will leave your stockings stuffed with a lesson on teamwork and your hearts filled with the spirit of Christmas! Add a little adventure to your child's holiday book collection this year with the multi-award winning, Off the Hook: A Christmas Ornament Adventure!Grand Prize Winner, Holiday Book Festival, 2017Winner, National Indie Excellence Awards, 2017Winner, Book Excellence Awards, 2019Winner, Independent Press Award, 2018Winner, Top Shelf Indie Book Awards, 2018Winner, LuckyCinda Book Contest, 2017Silver Medal Winner, Readers' Favorite International Book Contest, 2017Honorable Mention, Foreword INDIES Book Of The Year, 2016Honorable Mention, New Apple Book Awards, 2018Honorable Mention, Los Angeles Book Festival 2017Honorable Mention, Hollywood Book Festival, 2017NABE Pinnacle Book Achievement Award, 20175 Stars, Readers' Favorite, 2016If you like this book, be sure to check out John's other award-winning picture books called, The Good Mood Book and Neat Freaks!Learn more about the book, the screenplay, and the play @ offthehookbook.net!

The Mystery of Santa Claus (FREE CHRISTMAS STORY FOR KIDS CHILDREN MIDDLE GRADE MYSTERY ADVENTURE)

Are you up for a thrilling adventure?Set in 1950's Britain, this standalone short adventure story will suit anyone who enjoys Nancy Drew, the Hardy Boys or the Famous Five. A clean and wholesome read.While spending their Christmas holidays with their grandparents in Scotland, Joe, Amy, and Sarah, along with their friend Will, stumble across an injured man dressed in a red Santa suit. With a storm quickly approaching, can the children rescue Santa Claus and save Christmas?

The 2020 CHRISTMAS ANNUAL for Children and Young People - 15 FREE Christmas Stories: A Free EBook

In this most unusual Christmas Season of 2020, a time when the world has been ravaged by the Corona Virus and people have been, at best, furloughed, or at worst, lost their jobs, here are 15 FREE Christmas stories from the 19th & 20Th C. which will hopefully be a pick-me-up at the end of this most difficult year.In this FREE eBook are 15 Christmas stories from greats like Dickens and Louisa May Alcott (Little Women) as well as stories translated French, Spanish and other European Christmas tales.The ebook is also littered with Christmas images by the late, great Arthur Rackham whose attention to detail as an illustrator continues to astound the world, even today.The Stories in this bumper Christmas annual are:Christmas  At The Big HouseThe  First  Christmas TreeThe Man In The MoonThe Poor Relation’s Story  [1852]A Fortune  In An Empty WalletThe Child’s Story  [1852]The Christmas CuckooThe Schoolboy’s Story  [1853]A Christmas  In The ForestNobody’s StoryThe Princess  And The RagamuffinA Christmas Turkey, And How It Came.Solange,  The Wolf-GirlA Christmas Dream, And How It Came TrueA Bird In The SnowAs this is a FREE ebook please do give it away to friends and family who have children, or are expecting children. Also give it to teachers, those who like reading and those who like children’s stories.For more free folklore, fairytale and children’s stories from times past, please visit https://www.facebook.com/FolkloreAndFairyTales and page back, right to the beginning as there are literally hundreds to choose from.==============Keywords/Tags: Free eBook, Folklore, fairytales, myths, legends, fables, children’s stories, mothers with children, expectant mothers, Parents with young children, Christmas Stories, Christmas  At The Big House, First  Christmas Tree, Man In The Moon, Poor Relation’s Story, Fortune, Empty Wallet, Child’s Story,  Christmas Cuckoo, Schoolboy’s Story, Christmas  In The Forest, Nobody’s Story, Princess, Ragamuffin, Christmas Turkey, Solange,  Wolf Girl, Christmas Dream, Come True,  Bird In The Snow, Pass it on, give it away,

The Things I'm Grateful For: Short Stories About Being Thankful and Grateful for Kids (Gratitude Series Book 1)

Stories About Being Grateful!Gratitude and appreciation can make life wonderful. These five short stories are excellent for teaching your little one about being thankful for the things they have. Each story is beautifully crafted with morals and lessons about gratitude and includes just for fun activities. Kid tested. Parent approved!Book 1 of 4 in the Gratitude Series5 cute short stories for kidsJust for fun activities included for extra funFun and challenging maze puzzlesThese stories are fantastic for talking points about gratitude, bedtime stories, and reading aloud with friends and family!Story List and Activities:The Glad GameJust for Fun ActivityEveryday BlessingsJust for Fun ActivitySpecially DifferentJust for Fun ActivityTropical ThanksgivingA Special SundaeMaze 1Maze 2Maze 3Maze 4Maze 5Maze 6Maze 7Maze 8Best-Selling Children's Book Author, Arnie Lightning"It is my mission to create a positive and lasting change in the world through children's books. I promise to highly inspire you, entertain you, and most importantly.. Share the magic of imagination. I firmly believe it is our responsibility to be a positive role model for children. Don't be afraid to dream big. Those are the people that make a difference in the world."Arnie Lightning is a dreamer. He believes that everyone should dream big and not be afraid to take chances to make their dreams come true. Arnie enjoys writing, reading, doodling, and traveling. In his free time, he likes to play video games and run. Arnie lives in Mississippi where he graduated from The University of Southern Mississippi in Hattiesburg, MS.Arnie is a creator and storyteller. He creates fun-filled and imaginative books for creative kids.Scroll up and click 'buy' and spend some quality time with your child!

Halloween Stories: Scary Stories for Kids, Halloween Jokes, Activities, and More (Haunted Halloween Book 4)

Scary Halloween Stories for KidsA strong wind blows and you begin to shiver. You see a shadowy figure in the dark. Chills run up and down your spine. Your heart is racing. Your palms are sweating. You feel the fear inside your bones. You hear a noise behind you and out jumps a...If you like Goosebump books you will LOVE the Haunted Halloween Series by Arnie Lightning. These spooky ghost stories are great for reading aloud with friends and family. You will scare the living daylights out of your friends with these bone-chilling stories. This book is especially great for campfire stories, sleepovers, and Halloween parties!Book 4 of 6 in the best-selling Haunted Halloween Series by Arnie Lightning5 spooky Halloween stories for kidsHalloween activities included for extra funSpooky and hilarious Halloween jokes for kidsMakes a great Halloween gift, goodie bag filler, and holiday present for kids!Story List:The Old Bradbury HouseJust for Fun ActivityMaryanneJust for Fun ActivityThe Transformation TankTrick or TreatThe Clay Jack O’LanternJust for Fun ActivityHalloween JokesBest-Selling Children's Book Author, Arnie LightningArnie Lightning is a kid at heart. His is passionate about creating fun and entertaining books for kids. He is best-selling children's book author with a straightforward goal. He wants his work to create a positive impact in the lives of others throughout the world. His light-hearted stories make reading and learning fun for kids.Scroll up and click 'buy' to get your claws on these spooky stories today!

The Magic Sleigh Bell

The Magic Sleigh Bell has provided whimsical, holiday season reading to Christmas enthusiasts and families for over 20 years. This novella's timeless story will continue to enchant both young and old for years to come.A national Bestseller in its print edition, The Magic Sleigh Bell is now also available in digital format for a new generation.The Magic Sleigh Bell is a wonderful Christmas book which tells the story of a young brother and sister who find a tiny bell while raking the leaves. The 7-year-old sister believes the bell must have fallen from Santa's sleigh and rolled down their roof. Her 10-year-old brother, however, is at that age when he's not sure if he believes anymore. The story is set in 1994, just before the era when the internet and social networking became so influential in our daily lives. The Magic Sleigh Bell continues as the children eventually find out who is right and who is wrong, and where the bell really came from. Young readers, especially, delight in the aspect of the story that features Santa and the elves. But it's not just a children's book, as it also deals with the brother and sister's family and community and their Christmas traditions. It's an old-fashioned celebration that adults (parents and grandparents) find they can enjoy from a different perspective than their children. The Magic Sleigh Bell is a fun, family-oriented story with a touch of suspense and a very happy ending that joyfully reinforces a belief in Santa Claus.Easily read in under two hours by an adult, it makes a nice "sit by the fireplace and get into the Christmas spirit" kind of book. It is also divided into four chapters, and each of these is again divided into smaller, snowflake sections. If it is being shared with or read by youngsters, it can be easily enjoyed a section or two each night as a bedtime story in the days leading up to Christmas. The Magic Sleigh Bell is for Christmas enthusiasts from 6 to 106 years old. It makes a wonderful addition to any family collection of Christmas books. Its simple homage to established Christmas folklore, in a contemporary setting, has a timeless quality that will make it a holiday tradition for years to come. This Christmas share the magic with your family...The Magic Sleigh Bell.

The Old Man and the Tree: A Christmas Saga

"He was an old man who lived alone in a tract home near the mall who had gone thirty-four years now to the woods upstate in winter for his Christmas tree." In this comic parody of the Hemingway classic, the old man tries to impress his son and snooty daughter-in-law by bringing home the most magnificent Christmas tree from the north woods. He did not anticipate the perils he would encounter in his quest and journey home.Reading this modern short story, privately or aloud to your family, is sure to become a welcome addition to your Christmas holiday traditions. No dancing sugar plumbs or thieving Grinches, just an old man and a particularly difficult tree.