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Showers & Storms: Books about Rain

These nonfiction picks will expand your child's knowledge of the weather, while stories will take her to worlds of drizzles, showers, and storms.
 
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Weather Whys: Questions, Facts and Riddles About Weather
by Mike Artell

Why can't we see through fog? Why do I see lightning before I hear thunder? Why do some places have hurricanes?

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Weather
by Julian Fleisher

Every minute of every day, a storm occurs.  Meteorologists, rescue workers, and storm chasers help keep people informed about the weather so that we can be safe when the next storm happens.

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Floods
Series: A True Book
by Paul P. Sipiera , Diane M. Sipiera

Through vivid pictures, the reader is able to see the dangerous results of flooding and learn the importance of water on Earth.

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Hurricanes
by Sandra Markle

Packed with color photographs, this exciting book takes a look at hurricanes from their formation to the destruction they cause and the scientists who study them. Part of a brand-new series by a well-known science author, this book also includes mini-quizzes and activities.

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Can It Rain Cats and Dogs?: Can It Rain Cats And Dogs?
by Gilda Berger , Melvin Berger Illustrated by Robert Sullivan
Questions and answers about weather. From simple questions like "What makes the weather?" to more complex ones like "What is El Nino?", this book helps kids understand why and how the weather changes.
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Paperbacks : $6.99

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Abigail the Breeze Fairy
Series: Weather Fairies, Book #2
by Daisy Meadows Illustrated by Georgie Ripper
Fairyland is home to the seven Weather Fairies! They use magical feathers to bring all of the weather to Fairyland. But when the feathers disappear, the weather turns wacky. The Weather Fairies must fix it -- fast! Abigail the Breeze Fairy's magic feather is missing.
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Paperbacks : $3.49

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Weather Fairies #7: Hayley the Rain Fairy: A Rainbow Magic Book
Series: Weather Fairies, Book #7
by Daisy Meadows Illustrated by Georgie Ripper
The Weather Fairies have lost their magical feathers! Rachel and Kirsty search for one in each Weather Fairies book. Read all seven books to help bring the weather back to Fairyland!
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Rain Song
by Lezlie Evans Illustrated by Cynthia Jabar

Falls a raindrop it goes plip plop coming faster drip drop, drip drop

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