The physics of Christmas : from the aerodynamics of reindeer to the thermodynamics of turkey by Roger Highfield.
"Roger Highfield, science editor of London's Daily Telegraph and co-author of the highly acclaimed The Arrow of Time, has taken a long-overdue look at our most cherished holiday from the rigorous (but highly entertaining) viewpoint of a scientist." (Book summary)
An idiot girl's Christmas : true tales from the top of the naughty list by Laurie Notaro.
Christmas letters from hell : all the news we hate from the people we love by Michael Lent.
The Haunted tea-cosy : a dispirited and distasteful diversion for Christmas by Edward Gorey.