Scholastic Gift Guide

Brooke Shearouse  //  Dec 12, 2016

Scholastic Gift Guide

At a loss for what to get your friends and family this holiday season? Let us help! Check out the list of great books from Scholastic for every kind of reader on your list to help build their library in every room of the home. You’re sure to find a great read for that special someone.

My Snow Globe: A Sparkly Peek-Through Story (All Ages) by Megan E. Bryant, illustrated by Melissa Iwai: Journey through glittery snowscapes in this magical snow globe story full of beautiful wintertime scenes and surprising animal friends!

You Are My Cupcake: A Cloth Book (Ages 3 and under) by Joyce Wan: Now in a touchable, huggable, squeezable cloth book format that babies will cherish, You Are My Cupcake is an irresistible, crinkly cloth book to cuddle up with and love!

I Love Music: My First Sound Book (Ages 3 and under) by Marion Billet: Readers of every age will be enchanted by this charming board book, which is distinguished by the exceptional quality of the musical sounds that bring every picture to life. I Love Music has a button on every spread, which triggers one of six captivating sounds that introduces a familiar instrument to the reader. An incredibly simple but utterly fascinating interactive book with sounds bound to enchant young readers and ignite an early love of music!

The White House: A Pop-Up of Our Nation's Home (Ages 6 and up) by Robert Sabuda: In this spectacular pop-up guide to the White House by bestselling paper engineer Robert Sabuda, readers can take a tour behind the scenes of the office of the executive branch and the residence of the president and his family.

LEGO Pop-Up (Ages 7–10) by Matthew Reinhart: The first-EVER pop-up book from LEGO®, by New York Times bestselling paper engineer Matthew Reinhart! Part book, part comic strip, all fun, this is the ultimate collector's item for LEGO® fans.

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts One and Two (Special Rehearsal Edition Script) (Ages 8 and up) by J.K. Rowling, John Tiffany, Jack Thorne: Based on an original new story by J.K. Rowling, John Tiffany, and Jack Thorne, a new play by Jack Thorne, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is the eighth story in the Harry Potter series and the first official Harry Potter story to be presented on stage.

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: The Original Screenplay (Ages 8 and up) marks the screenwriting debut of J.K. Rowling, author of the beloved and internationally bestselling Harry Potter books. A feat of imagination and showcasing a cast of remarkable characters, this is epic, adventure-packed storytelling at its very best. Whether an existing fan or new to the wizarding world, this is a perfect addition to any film lover's or reader's bookshelf.

The World of the Hunger Games: The Official Coloring Book (Ages 12 and up) by Scholastic: Let your imagination run free and color your way through all four The Hunger Games films. Between these pages you'll find intricate patterns, logos and designs inspired by characters and scenes from all four The Hunger Games films, inviting you to fill them with color. Unleash your imagination and add your own flair to Effie Trinket's outrageous outfits, Katniss's trademark braids, Cinna's stunning creations, and, of course, the iconic Mockingjay.

The Singing Bones (Ages 12 and up) by Shaun Tan: Wicked stepmothers, traitorous brothers, cunning foxes, lonely princesses: There is no mistaking the world of the Brothers Grimm and the beloved fairy tales that have captured generations of readers. Now internationally acclaimed artist Shaun Tan shows us the beautiful, terrifying, amusing, and downright peculiar heart of these tales as never before seen. With a foreword by Neil Gaiman and an introduction by renowned fairy-tale expert Jack Zipes, this stunning gallery of sculptural works will thrill and delight art lovers and fairy-tale aficionados alike.