Happy Caroling Day!
Rather than retelling each carol today, I’m just going to show you some Christmas carols with a twist that are available in picture books. Pick a few of your favorites and introduce your littlest readers to the traditional Christmas carols of your youth!
In order of publication:
Silent Night written by Juliet Groom and illustrated by Tim Warnes (2010)
Frosty the Snowman written by Steve Nelson and Jack Rollins and illustrated by Sam Williams (2009)
Here Comes Santa Claus written by Gene Autry and Oakley Haldenman and illustrated by Bruce Whatley (2007)
O Holy Night: Christmas With the Boys Choir of Harlem written and illustrated by Faith Ringgold (2004)
Joy to the World: Christmas Stories from Around the Globe written by Saviour Pirotta and illustrated by Sheila Moxley (1998)
The 12 Days of Christmas: A Pop-Up Celebration by Robert Sabuda (1996)