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Title:
Flakes and flurries : a book about snow
ISBN:
9781404800984

9781404803428
Publication Information:
Minneapolis, Minn. : Picture Window Books, ©2004.
Physical Description:
24 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm.
Contents:
Snow and rain -- Snow crystals make snowflakes -- Crystal shapes -- Snowflakes have six sides -- Listen to the snow -- Mountain snow -- Blizzards.
Summary:
Explains what snow is, what snowflakes look like, where snow falls, and describes blizzards.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR LG 3.6 0.5 72136.
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Summary

Learn about snow and snow crystals. How water turns into snow is the focus of this book, with a discussion of blizzards and other extreme conditions.


Author Notes

Josepha Sherman is a writer, editor, and folklorist. She primarily writes fantasy and science fiction novels, but she has also written children's works in numerous genres and nonfiction works, including biographies of sports icons, business leaders, and famous explorers. She won the 1990 Compton Crook Award for The Shining Falcon.

(Bowker Author Biography)


Table of Contents

Snow and Rainp. 6
Snow Crystals Make Snowflakesp. 8
Crystal Shapesp. 10
Snowflakes Have Six Sidesp. 12
Listen to the Snowp. 14
Mountain Snowp. 16
Blizzardsp. 18
You Can Make a Snowman Picturep. 22
Fast Factsp. 23
Glossaryp. 23
To Learn Morep. 24
Indexp. 24