CRRL Kids: Groundhog Day

Double Trouble Groundhog Day
Double Trouble Groundhog Day By Roberts, Bethany Book - 2008 FICTION Rob Available in some locations

Annotation:When Grampie Groundhog decides to retire from forecasting the weather, he has twins Greta and Gregory draw straws to see who will take over the important job, but the winner is so nervous the two put aside their squabbling and work together.

Geoffrey Groundhog Predicts the Weather
Geoffrey Groundhog Predicts the Weather By Koscielniak, Bruce Book - 1995 FICTION Kos Available in some locations

Annotation:When Geoffrey Groundhog pops out of his hole to predict the weather, he is blinded by television cameras and lights and is unable to see if he has a shadow. No one in town knows how to proceed, so Geoffrey needs help fast.

Go to Sleep, Groundhog
Go to Sleep, Groundhog By Cox, Judy Book - 2004 FICTION Cox Available in some locations

Annotation:When Groundhog is unable to sleep, he experiences autumn and winter holidays he never knew about, and then he finally falls asleep before Groundhog Day.

Great Groundhogs!
Great Groundhogs! By Ruelle, Karen Gray Book - 2006 FICTION Rue Available in some locations

Annotation:Tired of winter, Harry and his little sister Emily try to trap a groundhog in their backyard and hope it will predict an early spring on Groundhog Day.

Gregory's Shadow
Gregory's Shadow By Freeman, Don Book Plus CD - 2003 FICTION Fre Available in some locations

Annotation:Gregory Groundhog and his shadow desperately look for each other after they become separated from one another just before their annual appearance on Groundhog Day.

Gretchen Groundhog, It's your Day!
Gretchen Groundhog, It's your Day! By Levine, Abby Book - 1998 FICTION Lev Available in some locations

Annotation:When she has to take over the job of appearing in Piccadilly on Groundhog Day to look for her shadow, Gretchen Groundhog is worried and nervous and threatens not to come out.

Groundhog Day
Groundhog Day By Becker, Michelle Aki Book - 2003 394.261 Be Available in some locations

Annotation:Introduces the history of Groundhog Day and explains how it is observed today.

Groundhog Day!
Groundhog Day! By Gibbons, Gail Book - 2007 394.261 Gi Available in some locations

Annotation:Learn about groundhogs and their special day.

Groundhog Day
Groundhog Day By McNamara, Margaret Book - 2006 FICTION McN Available in some locations

Annotation:On Groundhog Day, the students in Mrs. Connor's class try to find out whether the class hamster can predict the weather as well as a groundhog.

Groundhog Stays up Late
Groundhog Stays up Late By Cuyler, Margery Book - 2005 FICTION Cuy All copies in use Availability details

Annotation:Groundhog loves to run and play! To him, sleeping all winter is boring. So when winter comes, Groundhog refuses to hibernate, even though his friends warn that he’ll be hungry and cold and lonely. He has fun running and playing in the snow, until he realizes that without anyone else around to play with, he really does get hungry and cold and lonely. Then he has a brilliant idea! He’ll announce an EARLY spring!

Groundhog Weather School
Groundhog Weather School By Holub, Joan Book - 2013 551.5 Ho Available in some locations

Annotation:When Groundhog realizes he needs helpers all over the country to accurately forecast the weather, he establishes a school to teach young groundhogs how to properly determine when spring will arrive.

Groundhogs Meet Grimm
Groundhogs Meet Grimm By Hicks, Megan Audiobook CD - 2002 3.982 H63g Available in some locations

Annotation:"In which groundhogs philosophical, perspicacious, playful and pragmatic scuttle through the plotlines of some nursery tale favorites."

It's Groundhog Day
It's Groundhog Day By Kroll, Steven Paperback - 1991 Available in some locations

Annotation:Worried that an early spring will ruin his ski lodge business, Roland Raccoon takes drastic steps to prevent Godfrey Groundhog from looking for his shadow on Groundhog Day.

John McCutcheon's Four Seasons
John McCutcheon's Four Seasons Wintersongs By McCutcheon, John Music CD - 1999 7.8242 Mc Available in some locations

Annotation:The "Winter" volume of the "Four Seasons" series featuring songs depicting events and activities during this time of the year. Includes: New boots; Tommy don't lick that pipe; Hot chocolate; Soup; Wintersong; Aurora; Hibernation; Flu; Waiting for snow; Fly; Groundhog day and Footprints

Max Celebrates Groundhog Day
Max Celebrates Groundhog Day By Worsham, Adria F. Book - 2009 FICTION Wor Available in some locations

Annotation:Go on a class trip with Max and Zoe. Will they get to see a real groundhog?

The Secret of the First One up
The Secret of the First One up By Hiskey, Iris Book - 2003 FICTION His Available in some locations

Annotation:"When Lila, a young groundhog, objects to going to sleep for the winter, Uncle Wilbur tells her to rest so that she can try to be the first one to wake up in the spring and discover a big secret. She is indeed the first groundhog to awaken and quickly runs up the tunnel and outdoors, where she is greeted by all of the animals that do not hibernate and learns from them how important her shadow is." (School Library Journal)

Substitute Groundhog
Substitute Groundhog By Miller, Pat Book - 2006 FICTION Mil Available in some locations

Annotation:Too sick to perform his once-a-year job, Groundhog interviews other animals to come out of his hole on Groundhog Day.

Will Spring Be Early or Will Spring Be Late?
Will Spring Be Early or Will Spring Be Late? By Johnson, Crockett Book - 1960 FICTION Joh All copies in use Availability details

Annotation:So anxious is the groundhog to predict an early spring that he is grossly misled by an artificial flower.

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