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Umbrella Day

Celebrate Umbrella Day on February 10th with these titles from Macmillan Children's Publishing Group.

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Rain Play

Here it comes! Cool drops splash down, scattering the grown-ups. But the children love romping in the rain, until—BOOM! This joyous, rhyming poem captures...

"...Here it comes! Cool drops splash down, scattering the grown-ups. But the children love romping in the rain, until—BOOM! This joyous, rhyming poem captures.... Here it comes! Cool drops splash down, scattering the grown-ups. But the children love romping in the rain, until—BOOM!   This joyous, rhyming poem captures the many delights of a rainy day.. “The text’s short couplets won’t be a challenge even for newly emergent readers, and the laughing, brown- and yellow-skinned figures dance through ..."

By Cynthia Cotten and Javaka Steptoe

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Square Fish

Rain Rain Rivers

It rains! It rains all over town, pattering congenially on windowpanes and rooftops. From indoors, a child watches, listens, and feels a delicious coziness. It...

Uri Shulevitz Uri Shulevitz

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Listen to the Rain

Bill Martin Jr. and John Archambault evoke the beauty and the mystery, and the sounds and the silences-- of rain. Listen to the rain, the whisper of the...

"...Bill Martin Jr. and John Archambault evoke the beauty and the mystery, and the sounds and the silences-- of rain. Listen to the rain, the whisper of the.... Bill Martin Jr. and John Archambault evoke the beauty and the mystery, and the sounds and the silences-- of rain. Listen to the rain, the whisper of the rain, the slow soft sprinkle, the drip-drop tinkle, the first wet whisper of the rain. Their marvelous ear for the melodies and rhythm of language, combined with James Endicott's spare, alm..."

By Bill Martin Jr., James Endicott and John Archambault

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Who Likes Rain?

It’s time to put on your rain gear for a rainy-day romp! With spring come April showers. It’s time to put on a raincoat, grab an umbrella, and head outdoors....

"...It’s time to put on your rain gear for a rainy-day romp! With spring come April showers. It’s time to put on a raincoat, grab an umbrella, and head.... It’s time to put on your rain gear for a rainy-day romp! With spring come April showers. It’s time to put on a raincoat, grab an umbrella, and head outdoors. The worms like rain, and so do the fish and frogs. But what about the cat and dog? In this lyrical picture book, one spunky little girl discovers just who likes rain—and who doesn’t—as she ..."

Wong Herbert Yee Wong Herbert Yee

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