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10 Books for a Snow Day

    Penguin Problems

    Penguin Problems - Jory John

    A penguin whines about the uncontrollable problems in his life.

    PICTURE BOOK John, J.
    Before Morning

    Before Morning - Joyce Sidman

    Let snow fall overnight and change the world before morning, making it "slow and delightful and white."

    PICTURE BOOK Sidman, J.
    Bear & Hare Snow!

    Bear & Hare Snow! - Emily Gravett

    Tasting snowflakes, making snow angels, throwing snowballs - Hare loves the snow, but perhaps Bear needs a little more convincing?

    PICTURE BOOK Gravett, E.
    Samson in the Snow

    Samson in the Snow - Philip C. Stead

    When friendly giant mammoth Samson falls asleep and wakes up in the middle of a blizzard, he finds and shelters some new friends.

    PICTURE BOOK Stead, P.
    The Hat

    The Hat - Jan Brett

    When Lisa hangs her woolen clothes in the sun to air them out for winter, the hedgehog ends up wearing a stocking on his head.

    PICTURE/BOARD BOOK Brett, J.
    Cold Little Duck, Duck, Duck

    Cold Little Duck, Duck, Duck - Lisa Westberg Peters

    Early one spring a little duck arrives at her pond and finds it still frozen, but not for long.

    PICTURE BOOK Peters, L.
    The Snow Day

    The Snow Day - Komako Sakai

    A little rabbit enjoys having a day off from kindergarten during a snowstorm, but his father's flight home is cancelled until the snow stops falling.

    PICTURE BOOK SA
    Here Comes Jack Frost

    Here Comes Jack Frost - Kazuno Kohara

    One cold morning, a lonely boy wishes for something to do. Then someone comes to play who knows what winter is all about.

    PICTURE BOOK Kohara, K.
    Andy & Sandy and the First Snow

    Andy & Sandy and the First Snow - Tomie dePaola

    When the first big snow of winter hits, Sandy wants to play outside, but Andy isn't so sure. Will Andy see that snow can be fun despite being wet and cold?

    EASY READER 1 DePaola, T.
    Pug

    Pug - Ethan Long

    After seeing his friend Peg getting a walk outside in the snow, Pug must be persistent to convince his master to take him out for a walk as well.

    EASY READER 1 Long, E.
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