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Snowflake Bentley

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IL: LG - BL: 4.4 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 830L
Description

"Of all the forms of water the tiny six-pointed crystals of ice called snow are incomparably the most beautiful and varied." -- Wilson Bentley (1865-1931)

From the time he was a small boy in Vermont, Wilson Bentley saw snowflakes as small miracles. And he determined that one day his camera would capture for others the wonder of the tiny crystal. Bentley's enthusiasm for photographing snowflakes was often misunderstood in his time, but his patience and determination revealed two important truths: no two snowflakes are alike; and each one is startlingly beautiful. His story is gracefully told and brought to life in lovely woodcuts, giving children insight into a soul who had not only a scientist's vision and perseverance but a clear passion for the wonders of nature. Snowflake Bentley won the 1999 Caldecott Medal.

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ISBN:
9780395861622
9780545787239
Accelerated Reader:
LG
Level 4.4, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 830L
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Grouping Title snowflake bentley
Grouping Author martin jacqueline briggs
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-08-01 04:19:13AM
Last Indexed 2018-08-13 04:18:37AM

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subject_facet Bentley, W. A. -- (Wilson Alwyn), -- 1865-1931, Bentley, W. A. -- (Wilson Alwyn), -- 1865-1931 -- Juvenile literature, Scientists, Snow, Snowflakes -- Juvenile literature
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