Christmas Stories

Christmas Time includes telling the stories of our culture and our experiences. Some of these stories are true, others are created to convey the meaning of the holiday season. The following stories are part of the Christmas Season and have been told in many forms. Here, we present them to you as they appear in both written and video form.

We hope that you enjoy the stories we include here.

The Gift of the Magi
O. Henry


The Little Match Girl
Hans Christian Anderson


A Christmas Carol
Charles Dickens


A Letter From Santa Claus
Mark Twain


Papa Panov’s Special Christmas
Leo Tolstoy


The Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle


The Elves and the Shoemaker
Brothers Grimm


Christmas Day in the Morning
Pearl S. Buck


The Snowman
Raymond Briggs


Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer
Robert L. May


A Kidnapped Santa Claus
L. Frank Baum


The Holy Night
Selma Lagerlof


The Steadfast Tin Soldier
Hans Christian Anderson


The Christmas Rose
Lizzie Deas

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The Nutcracker and The Mouse King
E.T.A Hoffman

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The Selfish Giant
Oscar Wilde

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The Christmas Cuckoo
Frances Browne

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The Other Wise Man
Henry Van Dyke

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