"Wintery" Reading List

Dec 04, 2020 |  | Bette Davis

Whether you are at home or visiting far-flung places, it is always good to have a great book to share in the quiet moments of the day or night. Here are some recommendations from teachers, parents, and elementary age children.

And don’t underestimate the joy to be found in a wonderfully expressive,
beautifully illustrated picture book... no matter what your age!

For Pre K through 1st Grade:

  • Goodbye Autumn, Hello Winter by Kenard Pak
  • Little Penguins by Cynthia Rylant
  • Winter Dance by Marion Dane Bauer
  • When the Snow Falls by Linda Booth Sweeney
  • Winter Wonderland by Jill Esbaum

More titles to enjoy!

For 2nd through 3rd Grades:

  • Best in Snow by April Pulley Sayre
  • Mice Skating by Annie Silvestro
  • Claudia and Moth by Jennifer Hansen Rolli
  • Shelter by Celine Claire
  • Blizzard by John Rocco
  • Over and Under the Snow by Kate Messner

For 3rd through 5th Grades:

  • Hortense and the Shadow by Natalia O’Hara
  • The Keeping Quilt by Patricia Polacco

Chapter Books (upper elementary grades):

  • Mr. Popper’s Penguins by Florence and Richard Atwater
  • Julie of the Wolves by Jean Craighead George
  • The Long Winter by Laura Ingalls Wilder
  • Stone Fox by John Reynolds Gardiner
  • The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (The Chronicles of Narnia) by C. S. Lewis
Wintery Reading Suggestions

Have a wonderful holiday season and a safe winter break.

Ms. Davis

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