Top 20 Books Set in Winter November 25, 2018 – Posted in: Top 10s

While you may associate winter with the cold, dark days, icy windscreens, rising bills and perpetual runny noses, winter is also undoubtedly the best season for stories! It does seem there’s more possibility for magic in those cold, dark days. From endearing picture books to epic historical novels, there are so many wonderful stories that have captured the enchantment and excitement surrounding winter.

Here are our Top 20 Books Set in Winter:

1. One Snowy Night by Nick Butterworth 

2. Robin’s Winter Song by Suzanne Barton

3. The Bear’s Winter House by John Yeoman

4. The Storm Whale in Winter by Benji Davies

5. Snow by Walter de la Mare

6. The Snowman by Raymond Briggs

7. Rabbit’s Bad Habits by Julian Gough

8. Moominland Midwinter by Tove Jansson

9. The Snow Bear by Holly Webb

10. Odd and the Frost Giants by Neil Gaiman

11. The Snow Queen by Hans Christian Andersen

12. Astrid the Unstoppable by Maria Parr

13. The Snow Merchant by Sam Gayton

14. The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe by C.S.Lewis

15. Frost Hallow Hall by Emma Carroll

16. The Wolf Wilder by Katherine Rundell

17. Winter Magic by Abi Elphinstone

18. Winter Holiday by Arthur Ransome

19. The Wolves of Willoughby Chase by Joan Aiken

20. The Dark is Rising by Susan Cooper

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