Top 10 Christmas Books for Kids
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The Polar Express
by Chris Van Allsburg
Prices: $18.95; Ages: 4-8
The Polar Express won the 1986 Caldecott Medal for best illustrations. It is the tale of a young boy lying awake on Christmas Eve who gets to take a trip to the North Pole with Santa Claus and some other lucky children. There is a special surprise for him when he gets to the North Pole.