For Parents

Read Right Now! Christmas


A long, cold December night is a great time to share favorite Christmas stories! There are many holiday classics to choose from to get your family into the holiday spirit. You can listen to video read alouds of two all-time favorites, The Night Before Christmas and How the Grinch Stole Christmas, right now! More free video read alouds are listed below along with printable activities and Christmas Favorites you can check out with your IndyPL library card. Have a wonderful holiday!

More great stories can be found at 25 Multicultural Christmas Books for Kids.

More FREE Online eBooks about Christmas:

Elves-and-the-ShoemakerGoodnight MangerThe Polar ExpressBrave IreneThe Christmas PuppyChristmasJourneyChristmasShipHoHoHoTuckerJingleAllMaisyGingerbreadSesameCelebrateWaldos Christmas SurpriseBunbun's Christmas Counting BookSchnitzelFirst

More FREE Online Reading:

Printables, Crafts & More:

Christmas BingoGrinch Dot to DotTracer Christmas TreeTracer Angel


    Use your indyPL Library Card to check out books at any of our locations, or check out e-books and e-audiobooks from home right to your device. Click on a book jacket below to request a book or download it. Need help? Call or ask a Library staff member at any of our locations or text a librarian at 317 333-6877.

    Pete the Cat Saves ChristmasBear Stays Up Late for ChristmasLlama Llama Holiday DramaThe NutcrackerA Bad Kitty ChristmasArthur's ChristmasCarl's ChristmasChristmas in the BarnIt's Christmas DavidMerry Christmas StregaMr. Willowby's Christmas TreeNativityOlive the Other Christmas ReindeerRoom for a Little OneRudolph the Red Nosed ReindeerSanta's Book of NamesThe Christmas Miracle of Jonathon ToomeyThe Night Before ChristmasThe Night Before ChristmasThe SnowmanThe Story of Holly and IvyThe Twelve Days of ChristmasThe Year of the Perfect Christmas TreeYes Virginia There is a Santa Claus

    Every Child Ready to Read

    ~ IndyPL_CarrieW