Hi, Friends! The winter season officially begins on December 21st. We’ve put together a list of 10 winter picture books. Grab a cup of warm cocoa, relax, and read as you explore themes of family, friendship, acceptance, and new adventures!
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A Loud Winter’s Nap by Katy Hudson
Tortoise dislikes winter and he wants to be left alone until Springtime. Does Tortoise learn to love winter before it’s over?
A Sled for Gabo by Emma Otheguy
Gabo wants to join other children as they ride their sleds. Join Gabo as he ventures outside on a snowy day. Does Gabo get his wish?
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Big Snow by Jonathan Bean
Davis spends a day helping his mom clean as a big snow storm heads their way.
Goodbye Autumn, Hello Winter by Kenard Pak
Join this duo as they walk through their neighborhood and say goodbye as seasons change in this beautifully illustrated picture book.
If Winter Comes, Tell it I’m Not Here by Simona Ciraola
When summer comes to an end, a little boy experiences all the disappointments of the changing seasons. Will he learn to fall in love with winter too?
Lemonade in Winter by Emily Jenkins and G. Brian Karas
John-John and Pauline sell lemonade and limeade in their neighborhood on a snowy day. Join them as they sell their drinks on a cold day.
Once Upon a Winter Day by Liza Woodruff
Milo lives in a forest and follows tiny footprints on a snowy, winter day. Does Milo find what he’s looking for in the forest?
The Snowy Day by Ezra Jack Keats
Join Peter on his outdoor adventures in this timeless, classic award winning picture book.
William’s Winter Nap by Linda Ashman
William’s animal friends join him as he settles in for bed. Will he find room for this last sleepy guest?
Winter Cats by Janet Lawler
Willy’s an indoor cat and he decides to join the outdoor cats for a day of winter fun. Does Willy make new friends?