Advent Calendar

Advent Calendar

Founded in 1512, Wolverhampton Grammar School is an award-winning independent day school, for boys and girls ages 4 to 18.

Countdown to Christmas...


It's that time of year again! The holiday season is upon us.

To celebrate, we will be uploading a daily advent video to this page as part of our 24 Days of Reading. Please make sure to check in regularly to see what recommended reads the Jenyns has for you!

Our recommended festive reads so far are:

  • Day 1Moomin Mail: Real Letters to Open and Read by Amanda Li
  • Day 2A Christmas in Time by Sally Nicholls
  • Day 3How Winston Delivered Christmas by Alex T. Smith
  • Day 4The Harry Potter Wizarding Almanac by J. K. Rowling
  • Day 5 - A Dancer's Dream by Katherine Woodfine 
  • Day 6 - The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse by Charlie Mackesy
  • Day 7 - The Christmas Doll by Amy Sparkes
  • Day 8 - The Miracle on Ebenezer Street - by Catherine Doyle
  • Day 9 -  Juniper's Christmas by Eoin Colfer
  • Day 10What the Ladybird Heard at Christmas by Julia Donaldson
  • Day 11 - The Completely Chaotic Christmas of Lottie Brooks by Katie Kirby
  • Day 12 - The Robin Who Stole Christmas by Rachel Morrisoe
  • Day 13 - Once Upon a Snowstorm by Richard Johnson
  • Day 14 - The Christmasurus Series by Tom Fletcher
  • Day 15 - Adventures of a Christmas Elf by Ben Miller
  • Day 16 - The Miraculous Sweetmakers: The Frost Fair by Natasha Hastings
  • Day 17 - The Boy Who Slept Through Christmas by Matt Lucas
  • Day 18 - Operation Nativity! by Jenny Pearson
  • Day 19 - Stick Man by Julia Donaldson
  • Day 20The Nutcracker and the Mouse King's Christmas Shenanigans by Alex T. Smith
  • Day 21The Christmas Pig by J.K. Rowling 
  • Day 22Keeper of Secrets by Saraj J. Dodd
  • Day 23 - Twin Crowns by Katherine Webber and Catherine Doyle
  • Day 24 - The Snowman by Michael Morpurgo















Christmas Day!