Book Category: Storms

Badgers Perfect Garden

It’s springtime and Badger is ready to plant the perfect garden. He has spent months gathering and sorting seeds. It’s been a lot of work but it’s worth it. His friends Red Squirrel, Dormouse, and Weasel come to help. They weed. They rake. And finally they plant. Afterward, everyone celebrates, and Badger can already imagine …

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The Rhino Who Swallowed a Storm

When little Mica Mouse is scared by thunder booming outside her cozy home, Papa Mouse reaches for just the right story to comfort her. Hugging her close, he begins to read The Rhino Who Swallowed a Storm. In this poetic book-within-a-book, a happy little rhinoceros is overwhelmed by a storm that sweeps away everything he …

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Franklin and the Thunderstorm

Franklin is afraid of thunderstorms. When a storm approaches while he is playing at Fox’s house, a flash of lightning sends Franklin into his shell. He refuses to come out — even for snacks — until his friends make him laugh with their tall tales about what causes storms. And when Beaver explains what really …

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Stormy Night

When thunder shakes his house and rain pounds the windows, Bear is frightened. But comforting his Mama, Papa, and Floppy helps make the storm seem not so scary. Before Bear knows it, the storm has passed, because even storms need their sleep . . . and so do bears. Prolific author/illustrator Salina Yoon’s spare text …

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Little Critter: Just a Big Storm

Join Mercer Mayer’s classic and beloved character, Little Critter®, as he braves a big storm with his family. Even though the power goes out, Little Critter is prepared! With flashlights in hand, the Critter family bakes potatoes for dinner in the wood stove and stays safe. Lightning and thunder can be scary, but really it’s …

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