Monday April 6, 2020

The best books to tempt your little ones with this year

Sara Keating: A book is for life, not just for Christmas

29th November, 2015
Niroot Puttapipat’s pop-up papercut versions of traditional Christmas tales

I still have copies of several books that Santa Claus brought me when I was a child: hardback illustrated copies of The Complete Works of Lewis Carroll and The Fairytales of Hans Christian Andersen whose stories, printed on paper-thin pages, kept me rapt until school began in January. Christmas is a bumper time for the books industry, and publishers take advantage by releasing new titles especially for the Christmas market, while classic children’s books are...

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