The Snowman

The Snowman

By Raymond Briggs; Michelle Knudsen; Maggie Downer (Illustrator)

Random House Books for Young Readers, Paperback, 9780679894438, 32pp.

Publication Date: September 7, 1999


Based on Raymond Briggs's classic, this beautiful illustrated Step into Reading book describes the exciting things that happen to James and his magical snowman.

About the Author
RAYMOND BRIGGS has produced some of the most cherished and admired picture books of our time, including "The Bear", "Father Christmas", and "The Snowman". He lives in London, England.

Michelle Knudsen is the author of many books, including the fantasy novels The Dragon of Trelian and The Princess of Trelian. She is also the author of the New York Times bestselling picture book Library Lion, illustrated by Kevin Hawkes, as well as the picture books Argus, illustrated by Andrea Wesson, and Big Mean Mike, illustrated by Scott Magoon. About Evil Librarian, she says, Like Cyn, I have always loved musical theater and have also had my share of hopeful/hopeless crushes on fellow cast members. Especially the bass-baritones. (You know who you are.) Michelle Knudsen lives in Brooklyn, New York.