Recommended reading list for America's youngest readers.
With a few more weeks of winter upon us, as declared by groundhog Punxsutawney Phil, Mrs. Laura Bush released her winter reading list for young readers. The modern classics selected highlight kindness, snowy adventure, and the wonders of nature and the great outdoors.
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by Ellen Spinelli
Illustrated by Paul Yalowitz
written and illustrated by Ezra Jack Keatsi
available in Spanish: Un Dia de Nieve
by Roy McKie and P.D. Eastman
by Jan Brett
available in Spanish: El Mitón
by Jacqueline Briggs Martin
Illustrated by Mary Azarian
by Jane Yolen
Illustrated by John Schoenherr
available in Spanish: Luna de Búho
by Henrietta Bancroft and Richard G. Van Gelder
Illustrated by Helen K. Davie
by Florence and Richard Atwater
Illustrated by Jim Madsen
The winter reading list is released as part of The Laura Bush Foundation for America’s Libraries, which supports school libraries with the goal of encouraging all students to develop a love of reading and learning. Since its inception in 2002, the foundation has awarded more than $17 million in grants to more than 3,000 schools across the country.
Learn more about the Laura Bush Foundation for America’s Libraries
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