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2 edition of The snow book. found in the catalog.

The snow book.

Eva Knox Evans

The snow book.

by Eva Knox Evans

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  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Snow

  • About the Edition

    A presentation of snow--what it is, the work that road crews must do to prepare for winter, how snow is cleared, special means of traveling on it such as snowshoes or dogsleds, ski planes, snow houses, artificial snow, and snow melting time

    Edition Notes

    StatementWith illus. by Aldren A. Watson.
    ContributionsWatson, Aldren Auld, 1917-
    The Physical Object
    Pagination72 p. :
    Number of Pages72
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22806647M
    LC Control Number68002804

    Matthew Cordell. Matthew Cordell is the Caldecott award-winning author and illustrator of Wolf in the Snow, Trouble Gum, Another Brother, hello! hello!, and has illustrated numerous books by renowned authors including Philip Stead (Special Delivery), Rachel Vail (the Justin Case series), and Gail Carson Levine (Forgive Me, I Meant to Do It: False Apology Poems). “The Snow Collectors is a wonder of a book, and Tina May Hall is a wonder of a writer. In lyrical, precise prose, Hall draws us into the snow-globed labyrinth of a dead body and the ghosts of a nineteenth-century expedition within a novel that is equal parts mystery, gothic fiction, and experimental innovation.

    Andy & Sandy and the First Snow - Andy and Sandy play in the snow in this third book of the easy-to-read picture book series about friendship, from Caldecott and Newbery Honoree Tomie dePaola and Emmy Award–winning writer for the Muppets Jim Lewis. When the first big snow of winter hits, Sandy wants to play outside—but Andy isn’t so : Bookroo. The Snow Child been described as dazzling and enchanting, unnerving and honest. Robert Goolrick, the author of A Reliable Wife said, “If Willa Cather and Gabriel García Marquéz had collaborated on a book, The Snow Child would be it.” OUR REVIEW- Right away we all agreed that this book was not plot driven, although it does has a certain constancy about it, similar to an Alaskan winter.

      Gr 3 Up—Gerda's long journey to rescue her beloved childhood friend Kay from the Snow Queen's entrapment is fully and elegantly presented here. A commanding cover portrait of the steely-eyed queen with the boy wrapped in her intricate icy cloak, both gazing directly at readers, suggests a picture book/5(18). Book Summary. Alaska, a brutal place to homestead, and especially tough for recent arrivals Jack and Mabel. Childless, they are drifting apart. In a moment of levity they build a child out of snow. The next morning the snow child is gone--but they glimpse a .


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