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Topic Books about Autumn and harvest for Children EYFS & KS1

Leaves by David Ezra Stein

Bear is surprised when the leaves start falling off the trees and tries to reattach them. Eventually, he gets sleepy, and burrows into the leaves for a long nap. When he wakes, it's spring-and there are brand-new leaves all around, seeming to welcome him. A simple, charming story of a young bear's first autumn.

Leaf Man by Lois Ehlert

Autumn has come, the wind is blowing and Leaf Man is on the move. Is he drifting east, over the marsh and ducks and geese? Or is he heading west, above the orchards, meadows, and spotted cows? No one's quite sure, but this much is certain: A Leaf Man goes where the wind blows. 


Fletcher and the Falling Leaves 

by Julia Rawlinson

As the leaves fall from his favourite tree, Fletcher worries that something is terribly wrong. But then winter comes, and with it a wonderful surprise. Do you know what it is? Join Fletcher and find out. . . .



by Child's Play

Follow the children in this book as they discover and explore the unique character of autumn, through indoor and outdoor play. Sensory, detailed and child-centred, this is the perfect introduction for young children to the cycles of the year.

We're Going on a Leaf Hunt

by Steve Metzger

Three friends have a big adventure  collecting leaves of all kinds and colours. What will they do with all their leaves at the end of the story? 

With easy rhyming text and fun sound effects, children will delight in this rollicking autumn story.


Autumn is Here! 

by Heidi Pross Gray

Celebrate the coming of autumn with a sweet look at how the world changes along with the season. With beautiful watercolour illustrations and charming descriptions, you and your child will be wishing it was autumn year round!


Pumpkin Soup 

by Helen Cooper

Every day Cat slices up some pumpkin, Squirrel stirs in some water and Duck tips in some salt to make perfect pumpkin soup... until the day Duck wants to do the stirring! A funny, rhythmical story  illustrated in glowing autumnal colours.

The Wide Awake Hedgehog

by Rosie Wellesley

Isaac the hedgehog is wide awake and wants to play. However, autumn is coming and all his friends want to go into hibernation. The only person who will play is an invisible friend. Will the games with his friend be enough to tire him out for a long, long sleep?