The Snowy Day – (Picture Puffin Books) Description:

The Snowy Day 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 be a favorite of millions as it reveals a childs 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. Keatss sparse collage illustrations capture the wonder and beauty a snowy day can bring to a small child.–Barnes and Noble Ezra Jack Keatss 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.–Publishers 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. Its as unique and special as a snowflake.–Amazon.com The Snowy Day – (Picture Puffin Books)