Rainy days keeping your little ones inside? Books are a great way for kids to have all of the fun rain can bring, but without the mess.
We rounded up some of the best rainy day themed stories to keep your little ones busy as they not-so-patiently wait for these April showers to bring May flowers.
Rain By Robert Kalan
The bold images and words in this book will brighten up any rainy day.
Rain Romp: Stomping Away a Grouchy Day By Jane Kurtz
The rainy day makes the heroine of this story just as gray as the sky. But her parents are set on transforming her stormy mood into a sunny one.
Rain Brings Frogs By Maryann Cocca-Leffler
Nate always sees the bright side of life. You can’t help but smile as you read about all of the good things in life he enjoys.
Splat the Cat: The Rain Is a Pain By Rob Scotton
Everyone’s favorite Splat the Cat wants to try out his new roller skates, but the rain has other things in mind.
Down Comes the Rain By Dr. Franklyn M. Branley
Your little ones will have fun learning the science of the rain and the water cycle in this book.
A Walk in the Rain with a Brain By Edward Hallowell
This is a charming and whimsical story that teaches children to play and learn in order to help them discover their strengths.
The Umbrella Queen By Shirin Bridges
Your little one is bound to get inspired by the creative umbrella designs that are dreamed up!
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