HURRAY FOR WINTER!
" Snow Song"
Written by A. K. Riley
Illustrated by Dawn Lo
* Ages: 3-7
* Grade Level: PS-2
* Hardcover: 32 pages
* Publisher: Kids Can Press
* Pub. Date: October 6, 2020
* Language: English
Unwrapping Some Illustrations for You
This charming ode to winter is expressed through the eyes of a free-spirited little girl who delights in participating in all that winter has to offer. It is told in rhythmic and sensory free verse capturing the magic and wonder of the season.
Expressive word pictures are highlighted throughout the day such as: pearls of snow winding around eaves, a pond that lathers up with snow, hills that are knitted with caps of snow, and pause - times to dawdle and enjoy winter magnificence... just to name a few.
The illustrations are soft and dreamy inviting the reader to appreciate all the pageantry of a winter's day. The language is descriptive and rich. It is a wonderful bedtime story to share no matter what the season. I recommend this book.
Storywraps Rating - 5 HUGS!
Meet the Author
A. K. Riley is a seasoned bookseller, storyteller and an author of poetry and short prose. Snow Song is her first book for children. She lives in Burlington, Ontario.
About the Illustrator
Dawn Lo is an artist and illustrator whose work has appeared in picture books and on stationery, greeting cards and public art installations. She lives in Vancouver, British Columbia.
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