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Looking for good seasonal children's books...

Posted: 21 Nov 2011, 08:41
by Pwyll_73
Hello all!

I really don't post on the forum here much, but I think maybe some of you could help me.

I have a 4 year old boy and I am looking for "Christmas " books. I want seasonal books that would be great for kids, but with pagan or druid themes.

Are there any links out there? Any suggestions?

I am living in Tokyo, so visiting the local pagan book store is out of the question at this time...

I appreciate the help!

Hugs all around!
Dean bard in training in Tokyo

Re: Looking for good seasonal children's books...

Posted: 24 Nov 2011, 06:25
by Drusername
I'm curious what people come up with! We have three kids and are planning on celebrating our first Yule instead of Christmas this year. Any suggestions?
Brian

Re: Looking for good seasonal children's books...

Posted: 30 Jan 2012, 16:11
by paikea
I realise this is a slightly older thread but thought I could offer some ideas :)

I assume tokyo has waldorf schools since they appear to be absolutely everywhere so that might be a great start. If not myriad toys would be a good place to see books that are generally in a more natural setting though some can have Christian themes.
I am linking myriad only because the books are all together easily they should be available from amazon etc too :)

http://www.myriadonline.co.uk/books-for ... beskow.php Elsa beskow is fairytalish and very lovely imo she has lots of seasonal stories without any religious slant to it

http://www.myriadonline.co.uk/books-poe ... ildren.php Stories of books are again very lovely they feature mini people that represent certain aspects of nature (ie flower fairies mother nature king winter etc)

http://www.tiptoes-lightly.net/ wonderful books that are low on pictures. All heavy on nature lots of nature apreciation. Main character is Tip toes a fairy who has 2 gnome friends and was born from the sun and the wind.

I realise they are not druid stories but all are so nature based I find them very suitable