Holidays - Seasons

Bank Street Children's Book Committee's Best Books of 2013 for Children Under Five

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And Then It's Spring Cover Image
By Julie Fogliano, Erin E. Stead (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781596436244
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Published: Roaring Brook Press - February 14th, 2012

Accompanied by his dog, a rabbit, and a turtle, a boy patiently awaits Spring as he guards his planted seeds. Spare text and graceful, muted illustrations (4-6).

 


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Christmas Wombat Cover Image
By Jackie French, Bruce Whatley (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9780547868721
Availability: Out of Print
Published: Clarion Books - October 16th, 2012

The wombat usually scratches, sleeps, and cuts grass, but a windfall of carrots disturbs his usual routine. Humorous acrylic illustrations (2-5).

 


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Christmastime Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780803738041
Availability: Special Order
Published: Dial Books - November 8th, 2012

Learn about Christmas and enjoy a treasure hunt for songs of the season. Soft oil illustrations (3-6).

 


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Cold Snap Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780375857003
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Published: Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers - October 9th, 2012

A week of very cold weather in a small town brings out the best in everyone. What a relief when it’s over! Lively gouache on watercolor paper illustrations (4-6).

 


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Isabella's Garden Cover Image
By Glenda Millard, Rebecca Cool (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9780763660161
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Candlewick Press (MA) - March 13th, 2012

Seeds, plants, hatchlings, and a mantis all participate in seasonal changes depicted in a cumulative poem. Mixed-media illustrations (3-5).

 


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Mice on Ice (I Like to Read Books) Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9780823425761
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Published: Holiday House - August 1st, 2012

Simple text and colorful cut paper illustrations are cleverly combined in this very easy-to-read story of a wintertime adventure (3-5).

 


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Summer Days and Nights Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780805090789
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Published: Henry Holt & Company - April 10th, 2012

In gentle rhyme, a child experiences a summer day with a joy that lasts until bedtime. Prismacolor illustrations describe her world with rich, glowing color (3-6).

 


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Together at Christmas Cover Image
By Eileen Spinelli, Bin Lee (Illustrator)
$15.99
ISBN: 9780807580103
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Published: Albert Whitman & Company - September 1st, 2012

Ten little mice seek shelter from the falling snow. The natural scene is set with luminous paintings (3-7).

 


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What's the Time, Mr. Wolf? Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780802734327
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Walker Childrens - October 2nd, 2012

As the hours pass by, Mr. Wolf wonders whether any of his friends remember that it’s his birthday. Humorous, detailed watercolor and ink illustrations (3-5).