This week Leo and Lauren talk about the latest kids books to hit the shops before Christmas, including some fantastic festive tales and some great stocking-filler options.

The Stink Before Christmas by Sam and Mark 

Check out our interview with the children’s tv duo here.

Goodnight Baby Moon by Dorling Kindersley

Activity Books – Hello Happy! & No Worries! by  Dr Sharie Coombes


Twinkle Twinkle ABC 

I Killed Father Christmas by Anthony McGowan

Sketchy Muma: What it Means to be a Mother by Anna Lewis

The Children’s Meditations In by Gitte Winter Graugaard

Words by Elle Grey 

Bah! Humbug! by Michael Rosen 

The Highway Rat by Julia Donaldson 

A half-hour animated special of the Highway Rat will be coming to the BBC this Christmas.

For every order over £10, Scholastic will donate 25% worth of books back to the shoppers nominated school or nursery. Last year they donated 9.7 million worth in books!

For more kids books options check out 10 Kids Books To Cosy Up With This Autumn