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by Stephanie Hedlund Details
An introduction to the autumn season.
Bear Has a Story To Tell
by Philip Stead Details
Bear, with the help of his animal friends, remembers the story he had hoped to tell before the onset of winter.
Bella's Fall Coat
by Lynn Plourde Details
A picture book about the fall season, centering on Bella, a little girl who has outgrown but does not want to give up her favorite coat made by her grandmother.
Fall is Fun!
by Walt K. Moon Details
Carefully leveled text and fresh, vibrant photos engage young readers in learning about the changes and adaptations fall brings. Age-appropriate critical thinking questions and a photo glossary help build nonfiction learning skills.
Fall Leaves
by Loretta Holland Details
Wordplay with homonyms puts autumn on display and captures the art and science of season change
Full of Fall
by April Pulley Sayre Details
Simple text and photographs explore the science behind the transformation that trees undergo in the fall.
Goodbye Summer, Hello Autumn
by Kenard Pak Details
In a simple, evocative conversation with nature, a young girl witnesses how the season changes from summer to autumn.
Hedgehugs : Autumn Hide and Squeak
by  Steve Wilson Details
Hattie is unhappy that trees are losing their leaves, but Horace and a squeaky new friend show her how much fun autumn can be.
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In the Middle of Fall
by Kevin Henkes Details
Introduces concepts and vocabulary of fall--autumn colors, changes in plants and animals ... and wind, which soon leads to the next season
Leaf Man
by Lois Ehlert Details
A man made of leaves blows away, traveling wherever the wind may take him.
My Leaf Book
by Monica Wellington Details
A young girl visits an arboretum in the autumn to collect fallen leaves. She identifies various trees by the shapes of their leaves and pastes her collection into her own leaf book.
Pick a Circle, Gather Squares: a Fall Harvest of Shapes
by Felicia Sanzari Chernesky Details
During a harvest hayride at Pumpkin Farm, a famly finds circles, squares, ovals, and other shapes all around.
Winter Is Coming
by Tony Johnston Details
Each day, from September through November, brings glimpses of forest animals seeking food in preparation for the onset of winter, from a fox sniffing the last apple on the ground to a flock of wild turkeys that finds nothing.
by Michael Hall Details
Follows the story of a single tree through the changing of the seasons from fall to winter, as people, animals, and vehicles pass in front of the tree, celebrating holidays, playing in the leaves, and building nests. Includes blended words.
Yellow Time
by Lauren Stringer Details
A lyrical ode to that magical time in autumn when the leaves turn yellow.
Updated 11/22/2017

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