The Snowy Day

Summary:

Peter wakes up to find that it snowed overnight and he ventures outside to discover its wonders.


Reader Enjoyment Factors:

There's more to snow in this one than just walking. The author engages you in Peter's fun and the exploration and joys of city snow.

Content Awareness Factors:

None.


Little Kid Reaction

S/he loved reading about and imitating the snow angels. We've come back to this one several times, and it will likely be a frequent read this winter.

Parent Reaction

It's the same, wonderful story I remember. It's great to be "small" again and think about snow piled higher than we could imagine. The textures of the illustrations are just wonderful.

Type of Book:
The story is written in such a way that you'll use all your senses and enjoy the day just like Peter.
Reading Level:
0.0
Recommended Age To Read By Yourself:
5 to 8
Recommended Age To Read Together:
3 to 8
Age of child:
Started reading with child 2 years old.
Purchase Recommendation:
Borrow it to tide you over until you can buy it. It's a classic.

Title The Snowy Day
Author Ezra Jack Keats
Publisher Viking Children's Books, a Penguin Random House Company © 1962
ISBN 0670654000
Material Hard Cover
Cost $15.99
Genres Nature, Children's Classics, Seasons, Urban Fiction
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