Snowy Day

Snowy Day
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SKU: 9780140501827
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Snowy Day

No book has captured the magic and sense of possibility of the first snowfall better than The Snowy Day. Universal in its appeal, the story has become a favorite of millions, as it reveals a child's wonder at a new world, and the hope of capturing and keeping that wonder forever.

The adventures of a little boy in the city on a very snowy day.

"Keats's sparse collage illustrations capture the wonder and beauty a snowy day can bring to a small child."-- Barnes & Noble

"Ezra Jack Keats's classic The Snowy Day, winner of the 1963 Caldecott Medal, pays homage to the wonder and pure pleasure a child experiences when the world is blanketed in snow."-- Publisher's Weekly

"The book is notable not only for its lovely artwork and tone, but also for its importance as a trailblazer. According to Horn Book magazine, The Snowy Day was "the very first full-color picture book to feature a small black hero"--yet another reason to add this classic to your shelves. It's as unique and special as a snowflake."

The adventures, curiosity, and discoveries of a little boy in the city on a very snowy day.

Looking to find our more about this lovely picture book's history? Read "Poem for Peter: Story of Ezra Jack Keats & the Creation of Snowy Day" - avialble on this website.
Format Softcover
Number of Pages 34 Pages
Used With
Award Winning Programs Caldecott Medal
Grade Level
Brand/Publisher Puffin
Copyright Copyright