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AHJ - Allendale Branch E ROC (Text) 30365100887638 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
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AHJ - Hampton Branch E ROC (Text) 30365100989483 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Anderson - Lander Memorial Branch E Rocco John (Text) 22960000937085 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Anderson - Pendleton Branch E Rocco John (Text) 22960000937093 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Anderson - Powdersville Branch E Rocco John (Text) 22960000937101 Juvenile Picture Book In transit -
Beaufort - Beaufort Branch E ROC (Text) 0530006220082 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
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  • 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.

John Rocco ( 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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