The Definitive Guide to

Home for Christmas

Written and illustrated by Jan Brett
Goodreads Rating - 3.9 / 5.0
$17.99
List Price
3-5
Target Age
32
Pages
Picture
Book Type

What's This Book About

Publisher Summary

A wild little troll runs away from home because he doesn’t want to do his chores. Rollo tries living with various woodland animals, but he finds out that there is no place like home, and returns to his family just in time for “the best Christmas ever.”

Among the animals who take him in are an owl family, a mother bear and two rambunctious cubs, some playful river otters, a hungry lynx and a friendly moose family.

Jan Brett creates an irresistible, mischievous character that kids will recognize in themselves. Jan transports us to a glorious Scandinavian landscape where a beautiful fall turns into a magnificent snowy winter. Her signature borders depict the troll family missing Rollo, and animals as appealing as those found in The Mitten.

A warm, fun-loving Christmas picture book for families to share and love and laugh over together.

What Kind of Book is Home for Christmas

Book Lists That Include Home for Christmas

Book Topics › holidays
Children's Books About Holidays
Book Topics › Christmas
Choice Christmas Children's Books
Book Topics › home
Children's Books About Home
Book Topics › animals
Adorable Children's Books About Animals
Kids Book Club
Monthly. Curated. Delivered.
Get Started
As low as $16.95 / mo

Who Wrote Home for Christmas

author & illustrator
Jan Brett View Author

What Has Jan Brett Said About This Book

Nothing yet! 🤷 You should let Jan know that you want more details about Home for Christmas!

More Books From These Creatives

Town Mouse, Country Mouse book
Jan Brett
Picture book
5.8
On Noah's Ark book
Jan Brett
Picture book
5.5
Armadillo Rodeo book
Jan Brett
Picture book
5.3
Hedgie's Surprise book
Jan Brett
Picture book
5.1
The Mitten book
Jan Brett
Board book
5.1
The Hat book
Jan Brett
Board book
5.0
The Mother's Day Mice book
Eve Bunting, Jan Brett
Picture book
5.0
Gingerbread Baby book
Jan Brett
Picture book
4.5

Books You Might Enjoy If You Liked This Book

The Christmas Miracle of Jonathan Toomey book
Susan Wojciechowski, P. J. Lynch
Picture book
6.4
Snowmen at Christmas book
Caralyn Buehner, Mark Buehner
Picture book
6.4
Refuge book
Anne Booth, Sam Usher
Picture book
6.3

Book Details

ISBN 10:
0399256539
ISBN 13:
9780399256530
Publication Date:
January 1, 2011

Suggested Links