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The Littlest Snowman

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The littlest snowman, created by the little boy on Winter Avenue, makes certain that the town has a white Christmas.

LCC Classification PZ8.9.T32Li

There were 14 editions of this book made.
Hardcover
Published 1978 by Wonder Books (first published December 1955)
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Kaethe
I just saw a picture from this posted at Curious Pages. We had this when I was a kid and I've read it umpty eleventy times. Oh, I miss it!
Joey
In reading this again now as an adult, I remembered every single picture. I didn't really remember the story (which is not all that great), but I recognized all the pictures. One of my favorite books as a young pre-school-aged boy.
Ann Green
Dec 07, 2015 Ann Green rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
The Littlest Snowman by Charles Tazewell is a baby boomer's classic novel with timely lessons for children today. If you can find this book, it's a real treat. The setting for the story is in a town not distracted by the commercialization of Christmas. A big crowd of people follow the Mayor to the yard of a little boy who makes the snowman. When a special candy heart is put in place, the snowman comes to life. The people do this every year. The Littlest Snowman gets to flip the switch that turns ...more
Kara Laidig
Oct 12, 2016 Kara Laidig rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
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This book is about a town that loves the snow. Every year they build a snowman. This year the snowman almost melted, but with special attention they were able to keep him alive. The only problem was all the snow melted, but the snowman had an idea to save Christmas. I thought it was super cute and would definitely read it to young children, especially as winter starts up
Pam
Dec 03, 2013 Pam rated it it was amazing
I gave this one 5 stars, because it's classic from my youth (actually, originally published in 1958!), and it has a dedication inside from my mom's parents to me. But the story and writing have not aged as well as the amazing illustrations have! 12/3/13

12/21/14 Still awesome this year.
Cody
Feb 28, 2013 Cody rated it it was amazing
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One of the first books I ever owned. I read it a million times then my baby sister ripped it to shreds and I forgot all about it until today. I need to find a copy of this book!!!
Jaime
Apr 17, 2012 Jaime rated it it was amazing
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A ABSOLUTE CHILDHOOD FAVE!!!!!!
Monica
A story about the ability to truly give of oneself....
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Charles Tazewell was the author of books for children, many of them with a Christmas theme. He was born in Des Moines, Iowa, and he lived in Chesterfield, New Hampshire.
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