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Rain or Shine: Books about Weather

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999 Frogs Wake Up
by Kim Kimura Details
It's spring and 999 frogs wake up, they decide to awaken a still sleeping turtle, lizard, ladybugs, and a big snake.
And Then It's Spring
by Julie Fogliano Details
Simple text reveals the anticipation of a boy who, having planted seeds while everything around is brown, fears that something has gone wrong until, at last, the world turns green.
Catty Jane Who Hated the Rain
by Valeri Gorbachev Details
Piggy, Froggy, and Goose try to convince Catty that storms can be fun.
Fall Mixed Up
by Bob Raczka Details
The delights of autumn are described in mixed-up verse and illustrations, and the reader is challenged to uncover the errors.
Just a Big Storm
by Mercer Mayer Details
When a big storm passes over their house, Little Critter and his family lose power! What will they do without it?
Miss Mingo Weathers the Storm
by Jamie Harper Details
Field trip! It's early April, and Miss Mingo's class is hiking up to the local observatory to learn about weather.
Once Upon a Northern Night
by Jean Pendziwol Details
The beauty and wonder of a northern winter night unfold.
Storm Song
by Nancy Viau Details
As thunder and lightning approach, a family gathers inside to play, sing, eat, and snuggle together until the weather clears.
Summer Days and Nights
by Wong H. Yee Details
A little girl enjoys the activities of a warm summer day and night.
by Arthur Geisert Details
Presents an illustrated account of a storm that moves through a Midwestern farming region over the course of several hours.
Waiting Out the Storm
by JoAnn Macken Details
A mother reassures her child about the wind, lightning, and thunder when a storm passes through.
When Will it Snow?
by Kathryn White Details
When Little Bear's mother begins to prepare him for winter hibernation, he is sad because he will miss playing with his friends in the snow.
Updated 11/07/2013
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