An Alphabet Acrostic

Book - 2002
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Sleds sailing downhill on newly fallen snow, animals nestled deep in underground burrows, and families gathered hearthside to share the joys of the season are among the alphabet of cold-weather delights celebrated in 26 acrostic poems, alphabetically arranged. The colors and textures of winterthe cool blue of icy ponds and the golden glow of holiday candlesare gloriously captured in linoleum-cut illustrations. A companion volume to Autumn, Spring, and Summer, Winter rounds out the year of seasonal collaborations by Steven Schnur and Leslie Evans.

Baker & Taylor
A vibrant alphabet book, filled with linoleum-cut illustrations, contains twenty-six acrostic poems that capture the many joys and wonders of winter, from sledding downhill on newly fallen snow to animals nestled deep in underground burrows.

& Taylor

Describes the winter season, with its animals, snow, cold weather, and recreation, and when read vertically, the first letters of the lines of text spell related words arranged alphabetically, from "awake" to "zeal."

Publisher: New York : Clarion Books, [2002]
Copyright Date: ©2002
ISBN: 9780618023745
Branch Call Number: E SCHNU
Characteristics: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 21 x 25 cm
Additional Contributors: Evans, Leslie 1953-- Illustrator


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