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The snowman

Author: Raymond Briggs; Random House (Firm),
Publisher: New York : Random House, [1978] ©1978
Edition/Format:   Print book : Document : Fiction : Juvenile audience   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A wordless story. The pictures have the hazy softness of air in snow. A little boy rushes out into the wintry day to build a snowman, which comes alive in his dreams that night. The boy invites him home and in return is taken on a flight high above the countryside.
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Genre/Form: Stories without words
Comics (Graphic works)
Fiction
Juvenile works
Comic books, strips, etc
Picture books
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Briggs, Raymond.
Snowman.
New York : Random House, ©1978
(OCoLC)646678468
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Raymond Briggs; Random House (Firm),
ISBN: 0394839730 9780394839738 0394939735 9780394939735 039481942X 9780394819426 0394884663 9780394884660 0758736495 9780758736499 9780606034722 0606034722 0329032038 9780329032036 0590969986 9780590969987 0375810676 9780375810671
OCLC Number: 4055927
Awards: American Library Association Notable Award. Boston Globe-Horn Book Award Winner. International Reading Association hildren's Choice. School Library Journal Best Books of the Year.
Description: 32 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 30 cm
Responsibility: Raymond Briggs.
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A wordless story. The pictures have the hazy softness of air in snow. A little boy rushes out into the wintry day to build a snowman, which comes alive in his dreams that night. The boy invites him home and in return is taken on a flight high above the countryside.

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