Wolf in the Snow

Wolf in the Snow

Book - 2017
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A girl is lost in a snowstorm. A wolf cub is lost, too. How will they find their way home?
Publisher: New York : Feiwel and Friends, 2017.
Edition: First edition.
ISBN: 9781250076366
Characteristics: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 23 x 26 cm


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Chicago Public Library recommends this title as one of the best books published in 2017.

When a little girl and a wolf cub get lost in a blizzard, they find each other. But will their parents be able to find them? And what will happen when they do? This wordless picture book allows you to tell the story as you turn the pages. (Early)

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ArapahoeLesley Aug 01, 2018

A lovely wordless picture book that is full of feeling.

ArapahoeMicheleW Feb 16, 2018

The 2018 Caldecott Medal winner -- for the most distinguished American picture book for children. Wordless story - beautiful and suspenseful!

EvaELPL Jan 23, 2018

It's not every wordless picture book that's gorgeously crafted enough to get me a little weepy, but this story of a lost girl and a wolf cub managed to do just that! Beautiful through and through.

ArapahoeStaff2 Mar 13, 2017

This nearly wordless picture book is certainly a page turner! When I started this story, I wasn't sure how much I was going to buy into it because it didn't seem very realistic. But as I turned the page, I was so invested in the little girls' story. The close up illustrations are truly stunning, and the abstractness of the rest of the pages tell a heartwarming story.

Feb 28, 2017

The pictures tell the story , heartwarming tale of a little girl and a wolf cub both lost in a snowstorm . Interesting how the Author portrayed that humans and animals are so much alike and animals caring nature . Recommend this book .

Feb 15, 2017

Excellent visual storytelling. Only words in the book are sounds. Heartwarming tale.

ArapahoeMollie Jan 24, 2017

This is a picture book that will tug at your heart and remind you that animals and people are more alike than they may seem.

MissLacie Jan 17, 2017

In this almost wordless picture book, the main character is rescued by wolves after saving a wolf pup earlier in the story. The amazing pen, ink and watercolor paintings capture the characters emotions and story's setting so well! I could feel the cold, fear, helplessness and calm happiness throughout the story.


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Nov 19, 2016

kgalicia01 thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 7 and 3


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