Reviewing books about Christmas, both fiction and nonfiction, new and old. Looking for a fun Christmas read? I can help you find it, whether you’re into the history of 20th century Christmas traditions or you love a good Christmas murder, or you're looking for that perfect picture book for your granddaughter. I read them all!
CBR Episode 18 Santa's Daughter Superheroes and the Evergleam
Christmas Book Review Episode 18Santa’s Daughter, Superheroes, and the EvergleamShow Notes:Christmas Past episode with my interview Christmas Past episode of Two Truths and a Lie Books (and other print media) discussed in this episode:A Kangaroo for...
CBR Episode 17 Marley the Miserable and Lyle the Crocodile
Christmas Book Review Episode 17Marley the Miserable and Lyle the CrocodileShow Notes:Meg and Jo –8/10Marley’s Ghost – 7/10Miss Marley – 9/10Lyle at Christmas 8/10 Carrie Mercer can be reached at ChristmasBookReview@gmail.comInstagram—there are photos...
CBR Episode 16 Ingalls Tugboats and Helping Your Neighbors
Christmas Book Review Episode 16:Ingalls, Tugboats, and Helping Your NeighborsShow notes:The Carpenter’s Gift 9/10The Christmas Tugboat 10/10Christmas Stories 8/10Dasher 7/10 I also mentioned Red and Lulu, also by this author, which I reviewed in...
CBR Episode 15 Ghosts Wishes Dreams and Yarn
Christmas Book Review Episode 15:Ghosts Wishes Dreams and YarnShow notes:Dream Soul 8/10There is one other book by Laurence Yep about this same family, the Lees, and it comes chronologically before this book, and is called The Star Fisher.55 Christmas...
CBR Episode 14 Werewolves Hazardous Dukes and Christmas Letters
Books reviews of two novels and two collections of short stories, all about Christmas
CBR Episode 13 Witches Hospitals and Christmas Rap
Reviews of 3 children's picture books and 2 children's chapter books, all about Christmas