Advent calendars are a super sweet way to get into the festive spirit in the lead up until Christmas.

With a new treat to discover every day, usually from the 1st of December, the excitement builds as the 25th of December looms closer.

Advent calendars that are books, or have books or miniature books as the surprise are a gorgeous way to get your children into the Christmas spirit.

We’ve rounded up some of our favourites for 2021 in the gallery below …

10 beautiful book advent calendars for kids

Hot tip: Begin a Christmas tradition with your children to sit together and read festive books each night in the lead up to Christmas Day!