The Snowy Day by Ezra Jack Keats, ages 2 and up
A Caldecott Medal winner, this book follows a little boy through a snow-covered landscape as he makes footprints, knocks snow from a tree, creates snow angels, and tries to save a snowball for the next day.
The Mitten by Jan Brett, ages 3 - 5
This bestseller is a classic! Woodland animals find a white mitten in the snow and crawl in to stay warm; first, a curious mole, then a rabbit, a badger and others, each one larger than the last.
Snowmen at Night by Caralyn Buehner, ages 5-8
Have you ever built a snowman and discovered the next day that his grin has gotten a little crooked, or his tree-branch arms have moved? And you've wondered . . . what do snowmen do at night?
How Tia Lola Came to (Visit) Stay
by Julia Alvarez, read-aloud for grades 2 and up.
After moving to Vermont with his mom, Miguel's aunt Lola comes to visit from the Dominican Republic. This book series is available in English and Spanish and celebrates the experiences of families with two cultures.
Over and Under the Snow by Kate Messner, Grades K- 3
A non-fiction book exploring the tunnels and caves formed beneath the snow but over the ground, where many kinds of animals live through the winter, safe and warm, awake and busy, but hidden beneath the snow.
Poppleton in Winter by Cynthia Rylant, ages 4 - 8
Part of an easy reader chapter book series, Poppleton has lots of winter adventures in this book, including trying to grow an icicle garden and looking for a friend to go on a sleigh ride with him.