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Growing Reader

15 Colorful Books to Brighten Up the Dark Days of Winter

by Devon A. Corneal

I love winter, but after the holidays are over and the days remain long and cold and grey, I long for a bit of color. If I can’t get it outside, I turn to books. My son and I go the library and pick out the brightest, boldest books we can find to liven things up. We choose books with rainbow illustrations and outrageous combinations of unexpected colors and read them under blankets and in front of fires. They remind us of the flowers we’ll see when the snow melts and spring finally arrives.

If you need a splash of color to offset your freezing temperatures, check out these books: