White Snow, Bright Snow

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White Snow, Bright Snow
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Author Alvin Tresselt
Illustrator Roger Duvoisin
Country United States
Genre Children's picture book
Publisher Lothrop
Publication date
ISBN 0-688-08294-7
OCLC 17675801
[E] 19
LC Class PZ7.T732 Wh 1988

White Snow, Bright Snow is a 1947 book by Alvin Tresselt and illustrated by Roger Duvoisin. Released by Lothrop Publishers, it was the recipient of the Caldecott Medal for illustration in 1948.[1]

Plot summary[edit]

At the first snowfall of the year, all the grown-ups do their usual things when a snowstorm comes, while the children are filled with wonder.


  1. ^ American Library Association: Caldecott Medal Winners, 1938 - Present. URL accessed 27 May 2009.
Preceded by
The Little Island
Caldecott Medal recipient
Succeeded by
The Big Snow