An exuberant crew is summoned to create a swman of heroic proportions. Schertles clever and energetic rhyming text details the steps these little sculptors take to create a chilly chum. Lavallees bold and lively illustrations overflow with brisk winter energy. Full color.
ALICE SCHERTLE is a well-known poet with many picture books to her credit, including Down the Road, illustrated by E. B. Lewis, and William and Grandpa, which won the Christopher Award. She lives in the Berkshires of Massachusetts. BARBARA LAVALLEEis the illustrator of Mama, Do You Love Me?, which won a Golden Kite Award. She lives in Anchorage, Alaska.