The Big Snow

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Aladdin Paperbacks, Jan 1, 2005 - Juvenile Fiction - 48 pages
28 Reviews
The woodland animals were all getting ready for the winter. Geese flew south, rabbits and deer grew thick warm coats, and the raccoons and chipmunks lay down for a long winter nap. Come Christmastime, the wise owls were the first to see the rainbow around the moon. It was a sure sign that the big snow was on its way.

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The illustrations in this book are very detailed. - Goodreads
The title is white and is in pretty big font. - Goodreads
The illustrations in this book were outstanding. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Tori Sato - Goodreads

Caldecott The Big Snow is a masterpiece of creative and beautiful nature illustrations and depict the patterns and trials that come with winter for the animals involved. The animals see the geese ... Read full review

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User Review  - SRThompson - LibraryThing

Hader shows how a forest of animals prepare for the winter. The illustrations are amazing. I think this book would be perfect for a first grade science class. Read full review

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Berta and Elmer Hader created many delightful books for children. "The Big Snow" was awarded the Caldecott Medal in 1949.

Berta and Elmer Hader created many delightful books for children. "The Big Snow" was awarded the Caldecott Medal in 1949.

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