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A wintertime storybook perfect for group or family sharing from Kate Greenaway Medalist Shirley Hughes, ". . . the Rubens of children's illustrators" (Washington Post). This stunning collection of stories and poems will sometimes make you laugh, sometimes bring tears to your eyes, and always touch your heart. Full-color illustrations.
Hardcover, 1 page
Published October 1st 1993 by HarperCollins Publishers (first published June 1st 1993)
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Melki
Mar 18, 2017 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Quite wonderful, beautifully illustrated stories to celebrate winter turning slowly into spring.

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Highly recommended!
Rebecca
Apr 13, 2007 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shirley Hughes does such a wonderful job capturing the movements and expressions of children. Her main competition on my list is Emily Arnold McCully. I wonder if I could challenge them to a draw-off. Against each other, I mean.
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Shirley Hughes is the illustrator of more than two hundred children’s books and has won many prestigious awards, including the Kate Greenaway Medal twice. She is the author-illustrator of DON'T WANT TO GO! and OLLY AND ME 1 2 3. She lives in London.
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