- Asch, Frank. Moonbear's Shadow. Aladdin, 1999. Bear tries everything he can to get rid of his shadow.
- Berge, Claire. Whose Shadow Is This? Picture Window Books, 2005. Identify an animal by the shape of its shadow and then learn fascinating facts about the animals.
- Dodd, Anne Wescott. Footprints and Shadows. Simon & Schuster, 1992. Shows where footprints and shadows go when light and snow disappears.
- Freeman, Don. Gregory's Shadow. Puffin Books, 2002. Gregory Groundhog and his shadow desperately look for each other after they become separated just before their annual appearance on Groundhog Day.
- Hoban, Tana. Shadows and Reflections. Greenwillow, 1990. Photographs without text feature shadows and reflections of various objects, animals, and people. Hoban has included more examples of reflection than shadow, but readers will realize that a reflection is sometimes also a shadow.
- Lilly, Melinda. Me and My Shadow. Rourke Publishing Company, 2006. Children will enjoy the variety of science & craft activities that explain shadows.
- Stevenson, Robert Louis. My Shadow. Candlewick, 1999. Children will love this picture book version of Stevenson's classic poem.
- Sayre, April Sayre. Shadows. Henry Holt and Company, 2002. Rhyming text describes two young friends searching for shadows in the everyday world.