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Winter Lullaby

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As the natural world changes with winter's approach, young children worry about the creatures they see around them. Where do the ducks and other animals go? Will they find shelter from the cold? Will they be safe and warm? In Winter Lullaby, Barbara Seuling's reassuring, gentle verse and Greg Newbold's breathtaking paintings reveal what animals do to survive as winter take ...more
Hardcover, 32 pages
Published September 1st 1998 by HMH Books for Young Readers
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Janet
Feb 28, 2014 Janet rated it really liked it
Beautiful painting illustrations. A two page spread asks a sparsely worded question about what a particular animal does when fall/winter comes. The following two page spread answers the question in two lines of a rhyme. This is for the very youngest, a beginning book on hibernation. Beautiful.
Dawn
Jan 16, 2016 Dawn rated it really liked it
The pictures in this book are bright and beautiful. There aren't a lot of words, but there is lots of room for discussion, especially amongst winter experts, like my students!
Leah
Nov 06, 2015 Leah rated it really liked it
Ask the children to make the sound of each animal to keep an interactive element for this simple and informative book about the season. Great rhymes too!
June
Jan 26, 2015 June rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: animal and winter requests
Recommended to June by: Katie Fitzgerald
Beautiful pictures illustrate where various animals spend the winter, though it leaves out the bear. However, there are lots of stories about bears. 2/12/13

Went over well for the 2 children whose parents brought them out in the cold for story time. 1/7/14

Went over much better than Kitten's Winter. The 2 girls would always chime in with "I don't know" and then help turn the page to find out. 3/25/14

A boy asked for this and a parent liked it so well, she asked to check it out.
Elizabeth
This could really be a picture book, and it could work for a story time.
Katie
A perfect school library choice for the weeks before winter break...
Jeana Wert
Aug 24, 2013 Jeana Wert rated it really liked it
Winter Lullaby was not only a colorful and appropriate book for children, but it was also very educational. It explains where the bees, ducks, fish, and people go when winter comes and it is too cold for them.
Kelly
Simple text with some little rhymes. Good illustrations.
Becky
Jan 06, 2010 Becky rated it really liked it
I loved it--such beautiful illustrations, but Tommy commented that it was a book for me more than for him. : )
Catherine
Apr 07, 2009 Catherine rated it it was amazing
Gorgeous, striking illustrations in this story about where creatures go during the winter.
Heather
Nov 04, 2009 Heather rated it it was amazing
An autumn favorite with the children.
Beverly
Jan 02, 2013 Beverly rated it really liked it
Shelves: picturebooks
beautiful illustrations
Lori
Jul 31, 2012 Lori rated it really liked it
Shelves: picture
Great vocab, rhyming text
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