Books to Enjoy the Four Seasons

In the Peaceful Press Through the Seasons Guides we highlight character themes, Bible verses, beautiful books, and fun natural science activities. We also include math and phonics activities which makes this an all ages exploration. 

The books that we read in the Peaceful Press Through The Seasons Guides are;


Winter Guide

Room for a Little One by Martin Waddell 

Animals in Winter by Henrietta Bancroft

Snowflake Bentley by Jacqueline Briggs Martin

The Story of Snow: The Science of Winter’s Wonder by Jon Nelson Ph.D. and Mark Cassino

Where Would I Be in an Evergreen Tree? by Jennifer Blomgren

Winter Trees by Carole Gerber

The Giving Tree by Shel Silverstein

The Snowy Day by Ezra Jack Keats

Over and Under the Snow by Kate Messner


Spring Guide

Miss Maple’s Seeds by Eliza Wheeler

From Seed to Plant by Gail Gibbons

The Reason for a Flower by Ruth Heller

Flower Garden by Eve Bunting

A Rainbow of My Own by Don Freeman

All the Colors of the Rainbow by Allan Fowler

Tell Me Tree by Gail Gibbons

The Legend of the Indian Paintbrush by Tomie dePaola


Summer Guide

When Grandma Gives You a Lemon Tree by Jamie L.B. Deenihan

Under the Lemon Moon by Edith Hope Fine

The Bee Man by Laurie Krebs

The Honey Makers by Gail Gibbons

Summer Sun Risin’ by W. Nikola-Lisa

Sun Up, Sun Down by Gail Gibbons

Time of Wonder by Robert McCloskey

In One Tidepool by Anthony Fredericks


Autumn Guide

Goodbye Summer, Hello Autumn by Kenard Pack

Why Do Leaves Change Color? by Betsy Maestro

Oxcart Man by Donald Hall

Fry Bread: A Native American Family Story by Kevin Noble Maillard

Gracias, Thanks by Pat Mora

The Giving Tree by Shel Silverstein

Bring Me Some Apples and I’ll Make You a Pie: A Story About Edna Lewis by Robbin Gourley

Hello, Harvest Moon by Ralph Fletcher

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