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The Children’s Book Blog Christmas Countdown: Stick Man by Julia Donaldson, illustrated by Axel Scheffler
For December I’ve decided to turn the children’s book blog into a sort of literary advent calendar. Every day of the month I’ll be posting a short recommendation of a wintry or Christmassy children’s book to warm your cockles or, in some cases, chill the blood. There’ll be something for readers of all ages, from picture books all the way up to YA. My choice for December 17th is Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler’s ‘Stick Man’.
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