Happy December 1! A new spin on the Advent Calendar.
Ladies and Gentlemen, today marks the first day of December and we couldn’t resist sharing Project Gutenberg’s Literary Advent Calendar courtesy of Hymns and Carols of Christmas. Thanks to Project Gutenberg, all texts listed below are free online by clicking on the links. Of course, you can supplement or substitute with Christmas favorites of your own including children’s Christmas stories like HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS and THE POLAR EXPRESS.
A LITERARY ADVENT CALENDAR
December 1: A CHRISTMAS CAROL by Charles Dickens
December 2: THE GIFT OF THE MAGI by O. Henry
December 3: THE STORY OF THE OTHER WISE MEN by Henry Van Dyke
December 4: OLD CHRISTMAS from the Sketchbook of Washington Irving
December 5: CHRISTMAS TALES AND CHRISTMAS VERSE by Eugene Field
December 6: THE SPIRIT OF CHRISTMAS by Henry Van Dyke
December 7: A CHRISTMAS GARLAND by Sir Max Beerbohm
December 8: THE FEAST…
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