Holiday Stories for Children

This winter, get cozy reading with your family! Check out our collection of children’s stories featuring holidays and celebrations that span a range of locations, traditions, and eras. Introduce your young reader to a world of celebrations with titles including Sadie’s Almost Marvelous Menorah, Together for Kwanzaa, and Ming’s Christmas Wishes.  Not quite ready for winter yet? Check out We Are Grateful/Otsaliheliga, which explores a full Cherokee year of celebrations. There’s lots to celebrate!

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Explore our multicultural holiday stories for children


Instructions on how to access and download ebooks and audiobooks from OverDrive are available in this guide. For questions or to submit recommendations, please email Carrie Baldwin-SoRelle ( or Phil Hewitt (