The Christmas Quiet Book (Hardcover)

By Deborah Underwood, Renata Liwska (Illustrator)

Houghton Mifflin, 9780547558639, 32pp.

Publication Date: October 16, 2012

List Price: 12.99*
* Individual store prices may vary.


The holidays are filled with joyful noise. But Christmas is sometimes wrapped in quiet: "Searching for presents quiet," "Getting caught quiet," and "Hoping for a snow day quiet." Irresistibly cute, soft colored pencil illustrations of bunnies, bears, and more paint a magical holiday picture indeed.

Praise For The Christmas Quiet Book

"A congenial, understated choice for reading aloud to excited children to help them settle down for a long winter's night."—Kirkus

"Reverence for the quieter aspects of the season is indeed a gift."—Publishers Weekly

"This is an ideal title for use during a winter holiday storytime or for one-on-one cuddling at bedtime."—School Library Journal

"Little kids will relate to the anticipation of the big night but also to the little pleasures, like making snow angels and enjoying a cup of steaming cocoa."—Booklist

"This pleasing companion to The Quiet Book and The Loud Book! explores quiet times of the season."—Horn Book