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Twelve kinds of ice

Author: Ellen Bryan Obed; Barbara McClintock
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Books for Children, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Primary school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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With the first ice -- a skim so thin, it breaks when touched -- one family's winter begins in earnest. Next comes ice like panes of glass, and then ice too thick to crush with the heels of boots. Then suddenly, ice that is ready for skating! This book takes a literary skate over field ice and streambed, winter lake and icy pasture, on frozen garden, through sleeping orchard, and beyond. The first ice, the second  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ellen Bryan Obed; Barbara McClintock
ISBN: 9780618891290 0618891293 9780544555549 0544555546
OCLC Number: 666239986
Target Audience: Elementary Grade.
Description: 64 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm
Responsibility: by Ellen Bryan Obed ; illustrated by Barbara McClintock.

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Take a literary skate over field ice and streams, through sleeping orchards and beyond. The first ice, the second ice, the third ice... perfect ice... the last ice... Twelve kinds of ice are carved  Read more...
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- A Junior Library Guild Selection - A Winter 2012-13 Kids' Indie Next List Pick - Kirkus Best Children's Books of 2012 - Booklist's Editors' Choice list for 2012 - NYPL 100 Titles for Reading & Read more...

 
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