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  • 29 of 36 copies available at SC LENDS.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Beaufort - St. Helena Branch E ROC (Text) 0530005803070 Juvenile Picture Book Checked out 12/13/2019
Chester - Great Falls Branch E ROC (Text) 35301003145001 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Chester - Main Library E ROC (Text) 35301007791982 Juvenile Seasonal Available -
Chesterfield - Fannie D. Lowry Memorial E ROC (Text) 30493100664912 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Chesterfield - Main Library E ROC (Text) 30493100664920 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Chesterfield - Matheson Memorial E ROC (Text) 30493100664904 Juvenile Picture Book Checked out 12/27/2019
Chesterfield - Pageland E ROC (Text) 30493100664938 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Dorchester - Bookmobile E ROC (Text) 30018004822991 Juvenile Picture Book Checked out 12/18/2019
Fairfield - Main Library Je Roc (Text) 33116002381882 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Florence - Johnsonville Branch JE R (Text) 33172006393415 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.
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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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