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Little bookworms! The best new children’s books in Hong Kong

The Snowman and the Snowdog

Raymond Briggs

The Snowman flies again, in this new story of a little boy taken on a magical journey by a Snowman and a Snowdog. Includes a cuddly Snowdog toy.

The Empty Stocking

Richard Curtis

It’s Christmas Eve, and twins Sam and Charlie are waiting expectantly for Santa. But have they been good enough this year? Charlie is worried that because she’s been naughty, her stocking will be empty. Includes an audio CD of the story read by Dawn French.

The Christmas Tale of Peter Rabbit

Emma Thompson

Emma Thompson’s second new Peter Rabbit adventure, in which he and cousin Benjamin help to save their turkey friend William from becoming Mr. McGregor’s Christmas dinner.

The Night Before Christmas

Clement C. Moore

The classic Christmas poem, charmingly illustrated by Angela Barrett, capturing the magic of Christmas Eve.

Bedtime Stories for Children

Bedtime stories are such an important part of the day for children and parents, and this is a great selection of fairytales and fables.

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Hard Luck

Jeff Kinney

Greg is back, and life is not going well. He has lost his best friend Rowley, and he can’t seem to make new friends. Can an element of chance help turn his life around, or will the coming year continue to be a hard luck story?

The Demon Dentist

David Walliams

A strange evil is at work. When children put a tooth under their pillow for the tooth fairy, they discover strange and horrible things in their place in the morning. Who is behind the dastardly deeds, and can they be stopped?

Animation Studio

Helen Piercy, Mark Ruffle, Michael Slack & Katrin Wiehle

A full kit to make stop-motion videos with your smartphone or digital camera, including props, tips on production from storyboarding to editing, and expert guidance on video techniques. Create a masterpiece!