And what better way to get into the festive mood than to read some wonderful books all about them!
There has always been something magical about a Christmas tree, no matter how large or small, or how it is decorated.
These books are all about the wonder and magic of Christmas time as well as being fun to read and sometimes thought-provoking as well.
10 Books About Small and Big Christmas Trees
The Little Christmas Tree
The little Christmas tree hates its sharp pine needles and longs to have soft leaves like all the other trees. But will it be happier when its wish is granted? Perhaps it’s not so bad being a little Christmas tree after all.
The Little Christmas Tree
A dark storm is brewing, and the woodland animals sense danger. The grand, proud trees, oak, sycamore and birch, are determined to fight the storm wind. But the little fir tree knows that it is more important to shelter the frightened birds and animals.
The Little Christmas Tree
Follow the adventures of the little Christmas tree as he grows up in the middle of the forest and wonders where the taller trees go when they get chopped down. Just before Christmas, a family of bears find the little tree.
The Littlest Christmas Tree
The littlest Christmas Tree just wants to find a home for Christmas.
The Little Fir Tree
This lonely fir tree stands in a field away from other trees and longs to be part of the forest or anything. One day its dream comes true.
Little Christmas Tree
The little Christmas tree stands alone in the forest one night. When the new day dawns it has been transformed by nature into something special.
One Little Christmas Tree
Alfred the young tree wants to be a picked as a Christmas tree, yet every year he is left behind. Maybe this year his dream will come true.
The Biggest Christmas Tree Ever
Two mice learn a valuable lesson when they both decide to have the biggest Christmas tree ever.
The Great Spruce
Alec’s grandpa planted the tree as a sapling many years ago and every Christmas Alec and grandpa decorate it. But now Alec and grandpa have to decide if their tree should be used as the city Christmas tree this year.
The Lonely Christmas Tree
This Christmas tree may be small, the branches may be thin but it has a huge heart and wants to share it with a family this year.
10 Unusual Books about Christmas Trees
The Year of the Perfect Christmas Tree
A story about an Appalachian family who despite being poor, they are determined to provide their church with the perfect Christmas tree.
The Legend of the Christmas Tree
When the Johnson family look for a Christmas tree, they not only find one but also come away with a new family tradition as well.
A Pinata in a Pine Tree
A tree that combines the 12 Days of Christmas story with a Latino twist!
The Golden Christmas Tree
A wonderful Christmas Tree story that tells the story of how the animals of the forest come together to celebrate Christmas.
The Trees of the Dancing Goats
Trisha loves Hanukkah and all the family traditions that revolve around the festival of lights. When Trisha notices her neighbours have no Christmas tree because of a family illness, they decide to help their neighbours celebrate with some trees.
Kristoph and the First Christmas Tree
An interesting story about how the first Christmas tree was discovered and the meaning behind having a Christmas tree in your home.
The Christmas Tree You Cannot See
A magical tale about a very special fir tree and the elves that live in it as well.
The Last Christmas Tree
Even when the Christmas tree seller puts a for ‘Free’ sign next to the last Christmas tree, no one wants it. Apart from one very special person who visits on Christmas Eve.
The Christmas Eve Tree
The ugliest looking Christmas tree is transformed when a homeless boy takes it and the tree becomes the centre of a magical Christmas celebration.
The Night Tree
A boy and his family decorate a tree in the forest for all the animals.
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Emily’s Perfect Christmas Tree
Emily dreams of a perfect Christmas tree but will she achieve her perfect dream?
Maisy’s Christmas Tree
‘Tis the season to be jolly… Follow Maisy and her friends as they prepare for the big day and decorate the tree!
Mr Willowby’s Christmas Tree
Mr Willowby’s Tree is far too big so he asks his butler to chop the top off. But what does happen to the treetop?
Posie Pixie and the Christmas Tree
Posie Pixie has an important job to do this Christmas but she cannot remember what it is!
At Christmas time the outside comes in, as the tree and outdoor inspired decorations move indoors.
Maple and Willow’s Christmas Tree
Maple and Willow are nature loving sisters and they cannot wait to pick their own Christmas tree.
Mr Men – The Christmas Tree
Mr Forgetful forgets to buy a Christmas Tree! Will Father Christmas know where to bring all the presents?
If you were a Christmas Tree, what sort of Christmas Tree would you be?
The Little Blue Digger and the Christmas Tree
The construction vehicles learn all about teamwork when they have to decorate a Christmas tree.
Rocky The Rockefeller Christmas Tree
Rocky is a Christmas tree who desperately wants to be the Rockefeller Christmas tree in New York. Can he achieve his dreams and be there for the switching on of the lights in November?
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The Mystery of Christmas Tree Village (A Children’s Picture Book)
The Mystery of Christmas Tree Village is a delightful children’s holiday picture book about a small village called Christmas Tree Village. Find out why it is called this and what they do just before Christmas time.
Our Christmas Tree: A Touch-And-Feel Book
Little ones will love this Christmas-themed, touch-and-feel book that they can touch and pet, in which a Christmas tree is brought from the cold woods into the home to decorate and wait for Santa.
O Christmas Tree: A Spinning, Light-Up, Pop-Up Book
Holiday classic song is presented like never before in a festive new format a glittery spinning pop-up tree twirls with each turn of the page! Lots of fun to sing along to!
Decorate a Christmas Tree Sticker Activity Book
Twas the night before Christmas and the tree wasn’t trimmed. Any child would be happy to decorate it with this festive activity set. Lots of glitter stickers to make their Christmas tree look sparkly and magical.
Christmas Tree Colouring In Book
Thirty-one artfully decorated Christmas trees, unique and festive designs include traditional as well as contemporary trees, just waiting for you to add some festive colours! Ideal for kids of all ages.
We hope you enjoy reading some of these wonderful books all about Christmas trees!
Winter and Holiday Books for Kids
This article was originally part of a series hosted by The Jenny Evolution. Lots of great book ideas for kids of all ages, all to do with Winter and Holiday books! We have updated it for you this festive season!