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The Snowy Day
(Kindle Book, OverDrive Read)

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Published:
Penguin Young Readers Group 1976
Format:
Kindle Book, OverDrive Read
Status:
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Description
Winner of the 1963 Caldecott Medal!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."—Amazon.com

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Street Date:
10/28/1976
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780698139138
ASIN:
B00ADUGET8
Reading Level:
LG
Level 2.5, 0.5 Points
Lexile code:
AD: Adult Directed
Lexile measure:
500
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Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Ezra Jack Keats. (1976). The Snowy Day. Penguin Young Readers Group.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Ezra Jack Keats. 1976. The Snowy Day. Penguin Young Readers Group.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Ezra Jack Keats, The Snowy Day. Penguin Young Readers Group, 1976.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Ezra Jack Keats. The Snowy Day. Penguin Young Readers Group, 1976. Web.

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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...
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