A free gift for visitors to our site! PDF e-book downloads featuring classic stories of Christmas, children’s stories, yule traditions, and the history of Christmas for your holiday season.
Tales of Christmas Past
Tales of Christmas Past features thirteen short stories from the turn of the 20th Century. There are children’s stories and inspirational stories for grown-ups too, each story with black and white illustrations from the original books. (Fiction – 135 Pages.)
Each day of December through to Christmas day brings the rich history of Christmas alive with articles about the history and origins of Christmas traditions. Each day features a different tradition with vintage illustrations, recipes and vintage desktop wallpaper downloads from the the turn of the 20th century and earlier times. (Non-Fiction. 91 Pages)
Note: The eBook is in PDF format, so you will need the Adobe Reader to read it.
Top 10 Classic Christmas Stories
The holiday season is a wonderful time to create lasting memories with children, and there is no better way to create festive memories than to share classic Christmas stories. We have put together the Top 10 and you can see them here.
Other Christmas Facts
You might also enjoy these interesting facts and Christmas tidbits we put together for you.
The History of Tree Decorating
Christmas trees light up the windows of homes in almost every neighborhood. In fact, they might just be the most common symbol of Christmas itself. Have you ever wondered how the tradition of decorating trees for the holiday got started in the first place? Click here to read about the history of tree decorating.
The Origin of Many Classic Christmas Traditions
Whether you are just beginning to develop the celebration of Christmas with your growing family, or you have been kissing underneath the mistletoe for years, Christmas traditions are an important part of what makes the holiday season so special. Have you ever wondered where some of our classic Christmas traditions actually came from? Find out by reading more here
Top 5 Christmas Dinners
One of the most wonderful things about the holiday season is- you guessed it- the food. Throughout history, families all over the world enjoy magnificent feasts in celebration of Christmas. Here are the Top 5 Dinners