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The story of snow : the science of winter's wonder

Author: Mark Cassino; Jon Nelson, Ph.D.; Nora Aoyagi
Publisher: San Francisco : Chronicle Books, 2017. ©2009
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First Chronicle Books, LLC paperback editionView all editions and formats
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How do snow crystals form? What shapes can they take? Why do star-shaped snow crystals usually have six arms? Are no two snow crystals alike?These questions and more are answered inside this exploration of the science of snow, featuring photos of real snow crystals in all their beautiful diversity.
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Genre/Form: Children's nonfiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Cassino; Jon Nelson, Ph.D.; Nora Aoyagi
ISBN: 9781452164366 1452164363
OCLC Number: 967029390
Awards: A Junior Library Guild selection
Outstanding Science Trade Books for Students K-12 Award, 2010
Target Audience: Preschool-Grade 3.; 870
Description: 33 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Responsibility: by Mark Cassino ; with Jon Nelson ; illustrations by Nora Aoyagi.

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SCHOOL LIBRARY JOURNALLibraries in areas where snow falls will definitely want to add this title to their collections, but it would enhance lessons on weather anywhere. KIRKUS REVIEWSThe clear and Read more...

 
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