Name of Book: The Snowy Day
Year Published: 1962
Words and Pictures by: Ezra Jack Keats
What is the main topic of the book?:
This book captures the magic and excitement of a first winter snowfall and all the possibilities it brings. The little boy Peter is filled with wonder and fun ideas as he ventures out in the new snow.
Strengths: The sparse illustrations by Keats and gentle tone will draw you in and keep it in rotation during the winter months.