CRRL Kids: Stories for a Rainy Day

And Then It Rained
And Then It Rained By Dragonwagon, Crescent (Book - 2003 ) FICTION Dra Available in some locations

Annotation:Describes how different people react to days of rain and days of hot sun.

The Aunts Go Marching
The Aunts Go Marching By Manning, Maurie (Book - 2003 ) FICTION Man Available in some locations

Annotation:Dressed in raincoats and carrying umbrellas, a platoon of aunts march through the rainy city streets led by a little girl with a drum in this cumulative rhyme.

The Cat in the Hat
The Cat in the Hat By Seuss (Book - 1957 ) FICTION Seu Available in some locations Holds: 1 on 59 copies

Annotation:Two children sitting at home on a rainy day are visited by the Cat in the Hat who shows them some tricks and games.

In the Rain With Baby Duck
In the Rain With Baby Duck By Hest, Amy (Book - 1995 ) FICTION Hes Available in some locations Holds: 1 on 7 copies

Annotation:Baby complains that she hates the rain, until Grandpa finds the red umbrella with matching boots that cheered up Baby's mother when SHE was a baby.

It's Raining, It's Pouring
It's Raining, It's Pouring A Book for Rainy Days By Pooley, Sarah (Book - 1993 ) 808.8 Po Available in some locations

Annotation:A collection of stories, poems, and activities appropriate for rainy days.

Listen to the Rain
Listen to the Rain By Martin, Bill (Book - 1988 )

Annotation:Describes the changing sounds of the rain, the slow soft sprinkle, the drip-drop tinkle, the sounding pounding roaring rain, and the fresh wet silent after-time of rain.

Monsoon Afternoon
Monsoon Afternoon By Sheth, Kashmira (Book - 2008 ) FICTION She Available in some locations

Annotation:A young boy and his grandfather find much they can do together on a rainy day during monsoon season in India.

Peter Spier's Rain
Peter Spier's Rain By Spier, Peter (Book - 1982 ) FICTION Spi Available in some locations

Annotation:Two children see their backyard in a new light during a rainstorm.

The Puddle
The Puddle By McPhail, David (Book - 1998 ) FICTION McP Available in some locations

Annotation:A puddle and a few imaginary friends create a rainy-day adventure for a little boy.

Rabbits & Raindrops
Rabbits & Raindrops By Arnosky, Jim (Paperback - 2001 ) Available in some locations

Annotation:Mother rabbit's five babies hop out of her nest to nibble clover, meet grasshoppers, spiders, and bees, play tag, and run for shelter when it rains.

Rain! By Ashman, Linda (Book - 2013 ) FICTION Ash Available in some locations

Annotation:As an old man grumbles his way through a rainy morning, spreading gloom, his neighbor, a young child, spreads cheer while hopping through puddles in frog-themed rainwear.

Rain By Kalan, Robert (Book - 1978 ) FICTION Kal Available in some locations Holds: 1 on 3 copies

Annotation:See the colors and shapes rain takes during a storm.

Rain By Stojic, Manya (Book - 2000 ) FICTION Sto Available in some locations

Annotation:The animals of the African savanna use their senses to predict and then enjoy the rain.

The Rain Came Down
The Rain Came Down By Shannon, David (Book - 2000 ) FICTION Sha All copies in use Availability details

Annotation:An unexpected rain shower causes quarreling among the members of a small community.

Rain Play
Rain Play By Cotten, Cynthia (Book - 2008 ) FICTION Cot Available in some locations

Annotation:Most people leave the park when rain begins to fall, while others enjoy the sights, sounds, and feel of the cool water--until thunder and lightening come near.

Rain Romp
Rain Romp Stomping Away A Grouchy Day By Kurtz, Jane (Book - 2002 ) FICTION Kur Available in some locations

Annotation:When she awakens to a gray day, a little girl is in a grouchy mood until she and her parents find a way to make it better.

Rain School
Rain School By Rumford, James (Book - 2010 ) FICTION Rum Available in some locations

Annotation:In the country of Chad (Tchad) The children arrive on the first day of school and build a mud structure to be their classroom for the next nine months until the rainy season comes and washes it all away.

The Rain Stomper
The Rain Stomper By Boswell, Addie K. (Book - 2008 ) FICTION Bos Available in some locations

Annotation:When it begins to rain and storm on the day of her big parade, Jazmin stomps, shouts, and does all she can think of to drive the rain away.

The Rain Train
The Rain Train By De Roo, Elena (Book - 2011 ) FICTION DeR Available in some locations

Annotation:A young boy watches and listens as the Rain Train takes him on a ride past city lights, over rivers, and through tunnels one rainy night.

Rainy Day
Rainy Day Stories and Poems (Book - 1986 ) 808.8 Ra Available in some locations

Annotation:A collection of stories and poems about rain by a variety of authors.

Rainy Day Play!
Rainy Day Play! Explore, Create, Discover, Pretend By Castaldo, Nancy F. (Book - 2005 ) 790.1 Ca Available in some locations

Annotation:More than sixty-five activities to keep children busy on a rainy day.

This Is the Rain
This Is the Rain By Schaefer, Lola M. (Book - 2001 ) FICTION Sch Available in some locations

Annotation:Cumulative text describes how water falls from the clouds as rain and eventually makes its way to the sea.

Waiting Out the Storm
Waiting Out the Storm By Macken, JoAnn Early (Book - 2010 ) FICTION Mac Available in some locations

Annotation:A mother reassures her child about the wind, lightning, and thunder when a storm passes through.

What Can You Do in the Rain?
What Can You Do in the Rain? By Hines, Anna Grossnickle (Book - 1999 )

Annotation:The rain provides opportunities to feel it fall, hear it patter, and mix a mud pie.

Who Likes Rain?
Who Likes Rain? By Yee, Wong Herbert (Book - 2007 ) FICTION Yee Available in some locations

Annotation:As a young girl splashes in the rain, she plays a guessing game with the reader about other living things that enjoy a cloudburst.

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