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Samson in the snow

Author: Philip Christian Stead
Publisher: New York : Roaring Brook Press, 2016. ©2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Primary school : English : First editionView all editions and formats
When friendly giant mammoth Samson falls asleep and wakes up in the middle of a blizzard, he finds and shelters a little red bird and a flower-loving mouse, beginning new friendships for all.

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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Children's picture books
Picture books
Picture books for children
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Philip Christian Stead
ISBN: 9781626721821 1626721823
OCLC Number: 928488426
Notes: "A Neal Porter Book."
Awards: A Junior Library Guild selection (JLG.)
Description: 40 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 26 x 28 cm
Responsibility: Philip C. Stead.


Samson, a large and friendly woolly mammoth, encounters a little red bird who is looking for yellow flowers for her mouse friend. Samson wonders what it must be like to have a friend. In the midst of  Read more...


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"This sweet tale of friendship deserves a place in every collection."--School Library Journal, starred review"The contrast between the very large and the very small contributes to the story's magic, Read more...

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