The Guardians of Childhood Series

by William Joyce (Author/Illustrator)

Book Cover for the Guardians of Childhood Series
Of course you know the Guardians of Childhood. You've known them since before you can remember: Santa, the Tooth Fairy, the Easter Bunny, the Man in the Moon and the all the rest. But where did they come from? How did they became beloved, and worthy of their own special holiday celebrations?

In this enchanting, beautifully illustrated series which comprises both picture books and chapter story-books, creative luminary William Joyce explores the mythology and wonder behind our best-loved childhood icons. Read the stories and meet the characters before you see the Rise of the Guardians film, also produced by William Joyce.

Summary and books in the Guardians of Childhood series

Tags: adventure, myth & legend, fairy tales, fantasy, illustrated,
Series reading level: 8+
Books in series: 6
Should read in order? Yes
Next release: Finished

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Books in series order
+ The Sandman: The Story of Sanderson Mansnoozie  (2012)
1Nicholas St. North and the Battle of the Nightmare King  (2011)
2E. Aster Bunnymund and the Battle of the Warrior Eggs at the Earth's Core  (2012)
3Toothiana: Queen of the Tooth Fairy Armies  (2012)
4The Sandman and the War of Dreams  (2013)
+ The Man in the Moon  (2011)