Winter's First Snowflake will captivate the imagination of readers young and young at heart. Follow along, in the author's delightful style of rhythm and rhyme, and watch as the snowflake comes to life through the illustrator's magical blend of soft pastels. Share in the anticipation as the North Wind carries this little snowflake on a beautiful and whimsical journey.
Whether you sit back with that special child on your lap, or snuggle together by a warm and cozy fire, this delighful story is sure to become a keepsake for all ages and a seasonal treasure.
|Publisher:||Forever Young Publishing|
|Product dimensions:||9.40(w) x 9.40(h) x (d)|
|Age Range:||3 - 6 Years|
About the Author
Cheri L. Hallwood is the award-winning author/publisher of Winter’s First Snowflake, The Curious Polka-Dot Present, One Wish for Winifred Witch, and Frogwilla, A Treefrog’s Story. She is a four-time recipient of the prestigious Mom’s Choice Award and the Dove Foundation Family Seal. But first and foremost, she will tell you she is the proud mother of three talented daughters and six amazing grandchildren – all girls.
When not writing or spending time with her family, Cheri enjoys sharing her passion for writing by speaking with pre-school and school age children, teachers, and community organizations throughout the Midwest.
Cheri is a member of the Independent Book Publishers Association, the Society of Children’s Book Writers & Illustrators, and the National Philanthropic Organization, Psi Iota Xi. She lives in Niles, Michigan with her husband, Harry.
Patricia M. Rose is a lifelong artist and lover of fine art. Throughout her art career, Patricia’s primary focus has been creating portraits in pastels and watercolors. Now, Patricia introduces her talents to the world of illustration.
As an active member in the local art scene, Patricia has held office in the Niles Art Association and the Northern Indiana Pastel Society. Her work has been exhibited in the Midwest Museum of Art in Indiana, the Kalamazoo Art Institute and Southwestern Michigan College in Michigan.
Patricia maintains a studio in her home in Niles, Michigan, which she shares with her husband, Kenney, and their three cats. They are the proud parents of two sons and two beautiful grandchildren.
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Winter's First Snowflake is a recipient of the prestigious Mom's Choice Award. The Mom’s Choice Awards honors excellence in family-friendly media, products and services. An esteemed panel of judges includes education, media and other experts as well as parents, children, librarians, performing artists, producers, medical and business professionals, authors, scientists and others. A sampling of the panel members includes: Dr. Twila C. Liggett, ten-time Emmy-winner, professor and founder of PBS’s Reading Rainbow; Julie Aigner-Clark, Creator of Baby Einstein and The Safe Side Project; Jodee Blanco, New York Times best-selling Author and; LeAnn Thieman, motivational speaker and coauthor of seven Chicken Soup For The Soul books. Parents and educators look for the Mom’s Choice Awards seal in selecting quality materials and products for children and families.