Father reads winter sports book to his toddler

Winter Games Reading List for Kids

The Winter Games are finally here, and present an excellent opportunity for children to see countries and cultures from around the world come together and compete in exciting sporting events.

We’ve put together a list of winter sport-themed books to help you and your child get in the spirit of the Games. Check out our top winter sport book picks for kids:

Dream Big Little Pig

This book by ice skating gold-medalist Kristi Yamaguchi tells the story of perseverance as a young pig dreams of becoming a star. She works hard as she searches for her gift and discovers a talent for ice skating.

Max and Marla

This story tells the tale of two best friends who sled their way to the Winter Olympics. They learn the value of practice, teamwork and patience as they work to achieve their dream.

Red Sled

This book uses illustrations and onomatopoeias to tell the story of an exciting nighttime ride on a child’s sled by a bunch of woodland animals. Your child will learn about friendship and sharing as the animals all pile on the sled!

Learning to Ski with Mr. Magee

This story about Mr. Magee and his dog Dee learning to ski turns into a real cliffhanger. Learn about bravery and the importance of practice in this fun story.

Looking for more reading suggestions? Check out this list of some of our favorite reads by age!

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