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Is your 8 to 10-year-old hitting the bunny slopes this winter? She'll love to read about the frosty adventures of fellow skiers and snowboarders.
 
Cover image for Snow Monsters DO Drink Hot Chocolate
Snow Monsters DO Drink Hot Chocolate
by Marcia Thornton Jones , Debbie Dadey Illustrated by Joelle Dreidemy

When the Bailey School Kids see an amazing snowboarder, Howie thinks it's a snow monster who will make it stay winter forever. Find out if the Kids can thaw him out.

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The Case of the Snowboarding Superstar
Series: Jigsaw Jones Mystery, Book #29
by James Preller Illustrated by Jamie Smith

Jigsaw is taking a snowboarding vacation with his family. It';s supposed to be a vacation from detective work too, until a snowboarding superstar's lucky charm goes missing. But Jigsaw isn't sure he can solve the case without the help of his partner, Mila.

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The Blizzard on Blue Mountain
Series: Cabin Creek Mysteries, Book #5
by Kristiana Gregory

Jeff, David, and Claire love their winter break jobs at the ski chalet on Blue Mountain, where they get to snowboard and go sledding between shifts of cleaning and tending the grounds. But when things start going missing from the chalet, the cousins find themselves prime suspects.

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Giants Don't Go Snowboarding
by Marcia Thornton Jones , Debbie Dadey Illustrated by John Steven Gurney , John Steven Gurney

Third-graders Liza, Melody, Howie, and Eddie receive free snowboarding lessons at the Golden Egg Ski Resort. When they meet Jack, the resort owner, and Hugh Mongus, a very tall snowboarding instructor, the students wonder why everything seems so familiar.

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The Big Bad Blizzard
Series: Scooby-Doo Readers, Book #21
by Gail Herman Illustrated by Duendes Del Sur

The Mystery Inc. gang are going skiing! But when Scooby and Shaggy sneak off from the group to look for food, they get caught in a blizzard! Then, YIKES! Monsters start chasing them. Looks like it's a scary snow-storm of a mystery, and only Scooby and the gang can solve it.

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Snowshoe Thompson
by Nancy Smiler Levinson Illustrated by Joan Sandin
Danny wishes his dad would come home from Nevada for Christmas and writes him a letter to tell him so. When snow cuts off the mail until spring, only postman John Thompson can get through the Sierra Nevada Mountains to deliver his letter.
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Cover image for Snowboard Maverick: Can a Skateboard Pro Conquer the Slopes?
Snowboard Maverick: Can a Skateboard Pro Conquer the Slopes?
by Matt Christopher Illustrated by The #1 Sports Writer for Kids
Dennis O'Malley is a master on his skateboard. Although everyone else he knows skis all winter, a bad skiing accident has left him afraid to try it again. But when his friend Tasha gets a new snowboard, Dennis begins to wonder if he can turn his skateboarding abilities into snowboarding abilities.
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