Books The Snow Globe Family by Jane O'Connor and S. D. Schindler School And Library,  p., Penguin Group USA, List Price: $16.99 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleThe Snow Globe FamilyAuthorJane O'Connor and S. D. Schindler Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon Independent Booksellers Book Summary Two families—a large one that lives in a house and the other a tiny one that lives in a snow globe, look forward to a big snowstorm. Genres: Children's Books Young Adult Fiction Also by Jane O'Connor Fancy Nancy Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about The Snow Globe Family End-of-Year Book Selections, 2006 For Kids, Just Plain Fun Is a Comfort and a Joy November 28, 2006 What kid wouldn't like a comforting, joyful book for a holiday gift? A lot of 'em. For true holiday joy, make sure the books you give are truly enjoyable. Here are suggestions for different ages, stages and interests.