Clarion Books, Library Binding, 9780618159604, 32pp.
Publication Date: October 1, 2003
Deborah Blumenthal is a health-and-fitness writer living in Houston, Texas. This is her third book for Clarion.
"an offbeat winter story with a positive message on community-building that should have considerable appeal among kids approaching snowsuit season." THE BULLETIN OF THE CENTER FOR CHILDREN'S BOOKS The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books
"lyrical text...sparkling watercolors... convey the cold, the excitement, and the community-spirit...Even kids from warm climates will be intrigued." BOOKLIST Booklist, ALA
"wondrous...spectacle...hope, trust, and community...Blumenthal has constructed a deeply quieting and reflective story" KIRKUS REVIEWS Kirkus Reviews
"a fascinating story...imagistic language...Rand mirrors the text's best part - its celebratory winter milieu - creating wonderously frosty scenes" PUBLISHERS WEEKLY Publishers Weekly