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  • 33 of 36 copies available at SC LENDS.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Florence - Johnsonville Branch JE R (Text) 33172006393415 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Florence - Main Library JE R (Text) 33172005908635 Juvenile Picture Book Checked out 07/23/2020
Kershaw - Bookmobile E Rocco (Text) 33255003251437 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Kershaw - Camden Library E Rocco (Text) 33255003237907 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Kershaw - Camden Library E Rocco (Text) 33255003247831 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Lancaster - Indian Land Branch E ROC (Text) 30553103163038 Juvenile Easy Picture Book In transit -
Lancaster - Kershaw Branch E ROC (Text) 30553103267722 Juvenile Easy Picture Book Available -
Lancaster - Lancaster Branch E ROC (Text) 30553103267714 Juvenile Easy Picture Book Available -
York - Clover Branch JE ROCCO (Text) 33205011274913 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
York - Fort Mill Branch JE ROCCO (Text) 33205011032642 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781423178651
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Los Angeles : Disney-Hyperion Books, [2014]

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
Based on the author's childhood experience from the New England Blizzard of 1978. Rocco writes, "This book is based on my experience as a ten-year-old boy in that blizzard and how I got to the store, over a mile from my house, with tennis rackets tied to my feet." -- From last page.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 4 and up.
Grades Preschool and up.
AD570L Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader LG 3.0 0.5 170829
Awards Note:
South Carolina Children’s Picture Book Award Nominee for 2016-17.
Subject: Blizzards > Juvenile fiction.
Heroes > Juvenile fiction.
Winter > Juvenile fiction.
New England > Juvenile fiction.
Blizzards > Fiction.
Heroes > Fiction.
Winter > Fiction.
New England > Fiction.
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John Rocco (www.roccoart.com) studied illustration at Rhode Island School of Design and The School of Visual Arts. In addition to writing and illustrating his own picture books, including the New York Times best-selling and Caldecott Honor-winning Blackout, he has created all of the cover art for Rick Riordan's best-selling Percy Jackson, Kane Chronicles, and Heroes of Olympus series. He also illustrated Percy Jackson's Greek Gods. Before becoming a full-time children's book creator, he worked as an art director on "Shrek" for Dreamworks, and for Disney Imagineering. He lives in Los Angeles with his wife and daughter.


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