Parents | Raising readers & learners.

Home of Parent & Child Magazine

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.
 
Cover image for Weather Whys: Questions, Facts and Riddles About Weather
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?

Read More
Cover image for Weather
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.

Read More
Cover image for Floods
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.

Series Features

Read More
Cover image for Hurricanes
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.

Read More
Cover image for Can It Rain Cats and Dogs?: Can It Rain Cats And Dogs?
Can It Rain Cats and Dogs?: Can It Rain Cats And Dogs?
by Gilda Berger , Melvin Berger Illustrated by Robert Sullivan

Curious children will uncover the answers they seek about the sun, air, wind, rain, snow, hail, hurricanes, and tornadoes, and learn some quirky weather myths as well.

Read More

Paperbacks : $6.99

Buy Now
Cover image for Abigail the Breeze Fairy
Abigail the Breeze Fairy
Series: Weather Fairies, Book #2
by Daisy Meadows Illustrated by Georgie Ripper

Abigail the Breeze Fairy's magic feather is missing. Suddenly, the Summer Festival turns into a windy mess! Find one feather in each book and fix the weather in Fairyland!

Read More

Paperbacks : $3.49

Buy Now
Cover image for Hayley the Rain Fairy: A Rainbow Magic Book
Hayley the Rain Fairy: A Rainbow Magic Book
Series: Weather Fairies, Book #7
by Daisy Meadows Illustrated by Georgie Ripper

Fairyland is home to the seven Weather Fairies! Along with Doodle the rooster and his magical feathers, they bring all of the weather to Fairyland. But when evil Jack Frost and his goblins steal the feathers, the weather turns wacky. It's up to the Weather Fairies to fix it fast!

Read More

Paperbacks : $3.49

Buy Now
Cover image for Rain Song
Rain Song
by Lezlie Evans Illustrated by Cynthia Jabar

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

Read More

Find Just-Right Books