Groundhog Day!

Shadow or No Shadow

Learn why we ask a groundhog to predict the weather in this colorful explanation of the holiday!

By Gail Gibbons Illustrated by Gail Gibbons Read by Qarie Marshall Animals / Children's Nonfiction / Cultural / Holiday English 10m Sell Sheet
Format Release Date List Price Your Price ISBN
1 Video DVD December 30, 2016 $38.99 $38.99 9781520045832 Add to Cart
									Every February 2nd, people all across the country wonder about the groundhog, Punxsutawney Phil. Will he see his shadow on that day or won't he? Will spring come early or late? Gail Gibbons combines clear, simple wording with her signature illustrations to present information about Groundhog Day, its origins, and the animal at the center of this delightful annual event. Using colorful diagrams and pictures, Gibbons teaches kids about the homes and habits of groundhogs while explaining the history behind the superstitions and fun customs of the yearly celebration.

"Kids will enjoy this introduction to a fun, if minor, winter holiday." - Booklist

"Fun, interesting, and enlightening. A good choice for libraries." - School Library Journal