1."The Big Snow"
by: Berta & Elmer Hader
The woodland animals are all making preparations for the long winter. Geese are flying south on the winter & rabbit & deer grew thick fur coats.
2. "The Snowy Day" (Caldecott)
by: Ezra Jack Keats
A classic book about a boy and a big snowfall in the city.
3. "Snowflake Bentley"
by: Jacqueline Martin & Mary Azarian
Wilson Bentley thinks of the ice crystals in snow as miracles & uses his camera to document their beauty in Vermont. Bentley's pictures teach two important things about snowflakes; no two are alike & that each one is unique & beautiful.
4. "Winter is Here" (Caldecott Medalist & Newberry Honor)
by: Kevin Henkes (author of Lilly's Purple Purse & Laura Dronzek
Snow falls & animals burrow & children prepare for the wonder winter will bring them.
5. "A Big Bed for Little Snow" (Caldecott Honor Winner)
by: Grace Lin
A bed for sleeping & not jumping is presented to Little Snow for the long, cold winter nights. But he really wants to jump on the bed!