A top selected or recommended title by the Kansas State Reading Circle Commission.
Author: Fleming Denise
Publisher: Henry Holt
Year Reviewed:: 2006
Review: A cumulative tale in the Twelve Days of Christmas format, this is the story of a snowman in the making. Beginning with a red cap on the first day of winter, a special friend brings snowman a different gift on each of ten consecutive days. Each spread done in Fleming's classic collage gives readers a variety of perspectives all the way up to the horizontal flip that illustrates the completed snowman. Children will enjoy it as a read aloud or an independent read.