On December 21st, winter will officially be here! It is the perfect time to cuddle up on the couch with some good books and steaming mugs of hot cocoa.
To prepare for maximum snuggling, check out one of these books to get you in the mood. All three books are available through the Terrebonne Parish Library System, and you can reserve a copy today at www.mytpl.org.
Written and Pictures by April Pulley Sayre
The temperature is dropping, a breeze is blowing…snow is coming! In this beautifully photographed book, readers will follow along with woodland creatures as they enjoy their time in the snow. From squirrels to blue jays, they will delight in all the beauty and wonder that abounds when snow is falling.
Written by Linda Elovitz Marshall
Illustrated by Maëlle Doliveux
All the hard work blowing leaves off of trees has taken its toll on Winter Wind and now he wants to take a rest. He travels around the town trying to find a comfortable place to sleep, but everyone keeps waking him up and kicking him out. When he befriends two small children, it is up to them to help tuck him in before he has a meltdown.
Written by Philip Pullman
Lyra has spent her childhood growing up on a college campus with little interference from the grownups in her life. When her friend Roger is kidnapped, it is up to her to travel to the distant and frigid far North to rescue him. Will she be able to outsmart the witches and the shadowy organizations in time to save Roger? •