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The best new children’s books for Christmas
27 November, 2020
Books make the perfect stocking filler, so if you’re looking for an extra present to gift to your children – or you have extended family members asking you for ideas – consider one of these new releases.
‘Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Deep End’ by Jeff Kinney
In The Deep End, book 15 of the Diary of a Wimpy Kid series from #1 international bestselling author Jeff Kinney, Greg Heffley and his family hit the road for a cross-country camping trip, ready for the adventure of a lifetime.
‘Bluey: Verandah Santa’
It’s Christmas Eve and Bluey, Bingo and Muffin decide to play a game called Verandah Santa! What will Santa bring them?
‘Back to Sleep’ by Zoe Foster-Blake
Poor Finn is looking forward to drifting off to sleep in his cosy warm bed, when Mummy appears wanting a drink. Finn resettles her and has just fallen asleep, when he’s woken again… this time by Daddy, who’s had a bad dream. When will these two sleep through the night?
‘The Fire Wombat’ by Jackie French
As the flames of a bushfire approach, one small wombat shelters with other animals in her burrow. But that is just the beginning of their journey to safety.
‘The Ickabog’ by J.K. Rowling
The Ickabog is coming… A mythical monster, a kingdom in peril, an adventure that will test two children’s bravery to the limit. Discover a brilliantly original fairy tale about the power of hope and friendship to triumph against all odds, from one of the world’s best storytellers.