The Snowman

Front Cover
Hamish Hamilton, 1978 - Children's stories - 32 pages
3 Reviews
A young boy dreams his snowman comes to life. He brings the snowman into his house and together they explore rooms, exchange jokes and discover the joys of friendship. The fantasy continues into the night sky as the snowman flies the boy off to visit exotic cities and villages before returning him home at sunrise.

What people are saying - Write a review

Excellent wordless book for aspiring readers!

User Review  - Shirley -

As a former school teacher, this book has always been a favorite! Here's why: 1. The pictures are inviting to children, both in the colors chosen and in the media used (look as though pictures were ... Read full review

User Review  - Melissa -

The snowman is an enchanting tale. I remember when I was a child watching the movie over and over again. I was thrilled to see this book one day when I was browing through the CBD website. This book is great for the entire family. Read full review

Other editions - View all

About the author (1978)

Raymond Briggs was born in London in 1934. One of the most innovative & popular author-illustrators in the world, he has won many awards for his work. His children's books, including the classics "The Snowman" & "Father Christmas" have sold millions of copies worldwide. He lives in England.

Bibliographic information