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Picture Books (JE)

Berger The Little Yellow Leaf    (A yellow leaf is not ready to fall from the tree.)
Carr Dappled Apples    (Celebrate the pleasures of fall, from turning leaves and apple picking to pumpkins and Halloween.)
Ehlert Nuts to You    (A rascally squirrel has an indoor adventure in a city apartment.)
Emmett The Best Gift of All    (Mole has not seen Rabbit for days and he decides to tunnel to her home.)
Gavin Room for Bear    (Bear and a family of ducks try to find the perfect home to share.)
Hawk Count Down to Fall    (Count backwards from ten to one during one of the most colorful times of the year. )
Kelley Fall Is Not Easy    (A tree tells why, out of all four seasons, autumn is the hardest.)
Lionni Frederick    (Frederick the field mouse stores up something special for the winter.)
Martin All for Pie, Pie for All    (Grandma Cat bakes an apple pie that is heartily enjoyed by her family as well as the Mouse and Ant families. )
McDonnell South    (Mooch the cat helps a lonely bird find its flock, which has flown south for the winter.)
McFarland A Bed for Bear    (While searching for a new place to hibernate, Bernard the bear disrupts the homes of several forest animals.)
Na Welcome Home, Bear : A Book of Animal Habitats    (Tired of his own home, a bear goes exploring, visiting animals around the world in their various habitats.)
Raczka Fall Mixed Up    (The delights of autumn are described in mixed-up verse, and the reader is challenged to uncover the errors.)
Rawlinson Fletcher and the Falling Leaves    (When his favorite tree begins to lose its leaves, Fletcher the fox worries that it is sick.)
Rockwell Apples and Pumpkins    (In preparation for Halloween night, a family visits Mr. Comstock's farm to pick apples and pumpkins. )
Spinelli I Know It's Autumn    (A rhyming celebration of the sights, smells, and sounds of autumn.)
Stead Bear Has a Story to Tell    (Bear, with the help of his friends, remembers the story he had hoped to tell before the onset of winter.)
Tafuri The Busy Little Squirrel    (Squirrel is too busy getting ready for winter to play with any of the other animals.)
Thomas Pumpkin Trouble    (When Duck decides to make a jack- o'-lantern, he and his friends Pig and Mouse are in for a scary adventure.)
Wilson Bear Says Thanks    (Bear thanks his friends for bringing food dishes to his dinner party and finds a way of sharing something of his own.)
Yoon Penguin and Pumpkin    (Penguin and his friends are curious about what fall is like in other places.)

Nonfiction, Folktales & Poetry

J508.23 GO Awesome Autumn    (A seasonal tribute to the qualities of autumn, combining photographs, text, and craft ideas that celebrate autumn. )
J508.23 PF We Gather Together: Celebrating the Harvest Season    (The science behind autumn and the social history of harvest-time celebrations.)
J582.16 HI Why Do Leaves Change Color?    (How and why leaves change color. )
J591.5 RU Animals in Fall: Preparing for Winter    (Simple text and photographs present animals in fall. )
JE508.23 RU Fall Weather: Cooler Temperatures    (Find out how weather changes in the fall, and see how people and animals get ready for cooler temperatures.)
JE508.23 SM Fall    (Simple text and color photographs introduce the weather, sights, and activities associated with fall.)
JE581.4 BU Leaves Fall Down : Learning About Autumn Leaves    (Find out why leaves change color.)
JE634.11 KO Apples, Apples Everywhere! : Learning About Apple Harvests    (Find out how apples are picked and stored and learn which apples are best for munching.)
JE635 KO Pick a Perfect Pumpkin: Learning About Pumpkin Harvests    (Learn where pumpkins come from and how to store them. )

Last Updated: 10/15

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