Bah humbug? We don’t think so! Count down the days to Christmas with the Christmas Carol Calendar, a modern take on the classic Advent calendar. Throughout December, new surprises wait for kids each day as they learn about Dickens’ classic story, explore the animated calendar, and discover fun activities for the holiday season. Play as a family or let kids build their own connections between daily findings and the best-known Christmas story in literary history.

Everyone is here, from Scrooge to Tiny Tim and all of the ghosts. Come explore the season with the Christmas Carol Calendar!

• Based on A Christmas Carol: A BabyLit® Color Primer by Jennifer Adams and Alison Oliver
• New artwork and animations created with the Alison, the illustrator!
• An Advent calendar with animated toys, gifts, and characters from the classic novel.
• Your favorite characters from the BabyLit® A Christmas Carol Board Book, with more to do for a slightly older audience (ages 3+)
• Kid-friendly design and development
• Pressure-free interactions and activities that encourage curiosity
• List of crafts and activities to do with your family included in the grownups section
• Free of in-app purchases and in-game advertising

• Tap the story time ghost mouse to hear or read a kid-friendly version of the story
• In the grownups section, adults can check out the Story Summary to remember the darker story behind Ebenezer Scrooge

Savvy Parents Love BabyLit® With the perennial popularity of classic writers like Lewis Carroll, Charlotte Brontë, Jane Austen, and William Shakespeare, BabyLit® is a fashionable way to introduce toddlers and young children to the world of classic literature. Try BabyLit® board book primers, digital books, and gifts. Coming soon in the BabyLit® app series: Jungle Book!

Night & Day Studios, the creators of Peekaboo Barn and Peekaboo Presents, built this app.

BabyLit® is a registered trademark of Gibbs Smith, Inc. © 2016 — all rights reserved. BabyLit® created by Suzanne Gibbs Taylor.

What’s New

Version 1.0.6

- Minor bug fixes

Ratings and Reviews

5.0 out of 5
5 Ratings

5 Ratings

CoolWasatch ,

Fun opening gifts

Cute little animations to open so you and your little one can have their own interactive advent calendar! I like the story summary for parents to read too.

Kindafun1 ,


What a wonderful little app! The entire thing is easy to use and offers so many helps for parents. Thank you!

Mom 4.0 ,

Full of charm

I don't normally expect much of free apps but this one's a winner. Super cute and charming. We are having fun checking it each day as a little screen time treat.


Night & Day Studios, Inc.
150.1 MB

Requires iOS 8.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.



Age Rating
Rated 4+
© 2016 Gibbs Smith, Inc. — all rights reserved.


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