Animals in Winter Martha E. H. Rustad
Snow falls, animals hibernate, and people bundle up, it’s winter! Check out all the changes that come with longer nights and colder temperatures.
Over and Under the Snow by Kate Messner
Over the snow, the world is hushed and white, but under the snow is a secret world of squirrels and snowshoe hares, bears and bullfrogs, and many others who live outside in the woods during the winter.
Winter Dance by Marion Dane Bauer
A fox wonders how he should prepare for the coming winter, but what other animals advise will not work for him until another fox comes to his aid.
Copy Me, Copycub by Richard Edwards
Copycub, who imitates everything that his mother bear does, follows her to their den when winter comes and snow begins to fall.
William’s Winter Nap by Linda Ashman
Just when William is ready to fall asleep in his cozy cabin, there is a tap on his window. A chilly chipmunk asks to stay, and Will scooches over in bed. “There’s room for two–I’m sure we’ll fit.” The chipmunk is just the first in a parade of mammals, each bigger than the last, until the bed is full.
Here Comes Jack Frost by 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.
Baby Bear Counts One by Ashley Wolff
Before curling up with his mother in their cozy den, Baby Bear counts other animals preparing for winter.
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