Seasonal and Holiday Picture Books for the Whole Year

Children live in close touch with the seasons. Only a few years have been marked in their memories; they are still surprised by the miracle of spring, the hush of falling snow, autumn's glorious blaze of color.Ethel Pochocki Marbach

Here are some of our favorite picture books that share the delight and wonder of the changing seasons and the rhythm of holiday celebrations that repeat year after year. 

A Leaf Can Be . . .
A Time to Keep: The Tasha Tudor Book of Holidays
Brother William's Year: A Monk at Westminster Abbey
Come Along!
Do I Have to Wear a Coat?: A Journey Through the Seasons
Four Seasons Make a Year
Four Stories for Four Seasons
In My Garden
Ocean Seasons
Outside Your Window: A First Book of Nature
Over and Over
The Seasons of Arnold's Apple Tree
Secrets of the Seasons: Orbiting the Sun in Our Backyard
Sing a Song of Seasons: A Nature Poem for Each Day of the Year
Sky Tree: Seeing Science Through Art
The Squirrels' Busy Year
Such a Little Mouse
Tree: Seasons Come, Seasons Go
Wait For The Sunshine: The Story of Seasons and Growing Things
Why It's A Holiday
The Year with Grandma Moses