Stories for KIDS...


A magical talking snowman with an embarrassing 'melting problem' spends the holidays with a good-natured family. But will 'Puddles' be anything more than a puddle by Christmas Eve?

Written and read by Shan McFadden
Cover artwork by Niki McFadden
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For Parents and Teachers

To determine if Puddles the Apologetic Snowman is right for your child, consider the following content.
(Caution: Spoiler Alert!)

  • a mean lady makes fun of Puddles, after he leaves a puddle (of water) on his chair

Topics to discuss with children:

  • Has anyone ever made fun of you for something you couldn't control?  How did it make you feel?
  • Can you think of other ways that Puddles could have stayed cool?