Winter is a great time to grab your favorite book along with a snuggly blanket and sit by the fire and read a great book. Check out these old and new favorites for some great reads for snow days, winter break or cold, dark nights.
Charlotte’s Web by E.B. White
Little Women by Louisa May Alcott
Black Beauty by Anna Sewell
The Call of the Wild by Jack London
A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens
Check out the graphic novel for a new take on an old classic. Look for the version with the original text.
NEWER BOOKS WITH A CLASSIC FEEL
The Penderwicks by Jeanne Birdsell (also a series)
The Tale of Despeareaux by Kate DiCamello
Clockwork (or Clockwork, All Wound Up) by Philip Pullman
Star of Kazan by Eva Ibottson
The Wolves of Willoughby Chase by Joan Aiken
The Little House series by Laura Ingalls Wilder
The Redwall series by Brian Jacques
The Harry Potter books by J.K. Rowlings
The Prydain Chronicles by Lloyd Alexander
The Chronicles of Narnia by C.S. Lewis
BOOKS SET IN WINTER
Snow Treasure by Marie McSwigan
Daughter of Winter by Pat Lowery Collins
Still looking for a good book? Check out M.G.’s fall recommendations or the The Mixed-Up book lists. You’re sure to find something that will keep you turning the pages until spring.