December Books about Snow & Ice

December Books about Snow & Ice


"Children are made readers on the laps of their parents." - Emilie Buchwald


As the Winter weather arrives and you start to cozy in, check out some of our favorite books about snow and ice. From animal tales to artic facts - these books are on the top of our list.


A Thing Called Snow by Yuval Zommer

Winter Sleep by Sean Taylor

Ice! Poems About Arctic Life by Douglas Florian

Ten Ways to Hear Snow by Cathy Camper

Snow by Cynthia Rylant

Little Owl's Snow by Divya Srinivasan

The Three Snow Bears by Jan Brett

Winter Lullaby by Dianne White

Scooper and Dumper by Lindsay Ward

Winter in the Forest (Lift-A-Flap Surprise) by Cottage Door Press

The Very Hungry Caterpillar's First Snow by Eric Carle

Goodby Autumn, Hello Winter by Kenard Pak

The Biggest Snowman Ever by Steven Kroll

Polar Bear, Polar Bear, What Do You Hear? by Bill Martin Jr.

Animals in Winter by Henrietta Bancroft

Winter is Here by Kevin Henkes

What's a Season? WINTER by Kelly Grettler

Curious George: Curious About Winter by H. A. Rey

Snowman Paul and the Winter Olympics by Yossi Lapid

A Day for Skating by Sarah Sullivan

Over and Under the Snow by Kate Messner

Look Closer: Into the Arctic by Roger Priddy

Over in the Arctic: A Polar Baby Animal Counting Book by Marianne Berkes

Let's Explore the North Pole by Baby Professor

The Coldest Tundra by Baby Professor

Antarctica by Helen Cowcher

Ice (weather) by Helen Frost

Cold Noses, Crisp Air by Essie Bell

Winter by Gerda Muller

One Snowy Day: A Winter Weather Book for Kids by Diana Murray

The Colors of Winter by Danna Smith

Little Snowflake by Igloo Books

I Like Snow (I like the weather) by Sarah Nelson

I Spy Arctic Animals by Alek Malkovich

The Big Book of Snow and Ice by Stepanka Sekaninova

Glacier on the Move by Elizabeth Rusch

The Secret Life of a Snowflake: An Up Close Look at the Art and Science of Snowflakes by Kenneth Libbrecht

The Story of Snow: The Science of Winter's Wonder by Jon Nelson Ph.D.


Take a trip to your local library and cozy up with some hot cocoa.  You can also find all of these books on our Amazon booklist for December.